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Classically Speaking:
Promoting Classic Movies in a Jaded World!

Wednesday, September 14, 2005


Hans Conried
HANS CONRIED (1917-1982), born Hans Georg Conried, Jr., was a popular character actor in films, television and radio. He appeared in too many films and television programs to name, but was seen many times on "I Love Lucy" and the Bob Hope specials among others. He also did voices for many animated films.

5000 Fingers of Dr. T (1953)Haven't you seen The 5,000 Fingers of Dr. T. (1953)? Hans is Dr. Terwilliker in this Dr. Seuss fantasy classic.

Watch this and then pay attention to these.

Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier (1955) Conried portrays the gambler "Thimblerig" in Davy Crockett at The Alamo.
"The Bullwinkle Show" TV Show (1961) Hans is the voice of Snidely Whiplash, arch foe of Dudley Do-right.
Peter Pan (1953) In this animated feature film, Hans supplies the voices for Mr. Darling and Captain Hook. It is a comic tour-de-force.
"Make Room For Daddy" TV Show (1953) Hans portrayed the recurring character of Uncle Tonoose, Danny Thomas's Lebanese relative.

Autograph of Hans Conried

*Contributed by: "Eric Jamborsky" Date: Sat, May 4 2002 / 08:18:25 PST

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Sincerely flattered
Hans Conried