Chuck McCann Biography (1934-)

Born September 2, 1934, in Brooklyn, New York, NY; father, a bandleader and singer. Addresses: Contact: Artists Group, 10100 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 2490, Los Angeles, CA 90067.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, puppeteer, editor, director, producer
Birth Details
September 2, 1934
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Rootie Kazootie, NBC, 1950-1952 and ABC, 1952-1954
  • The Gumby Show, NBC, 1957, syndicated, 1966
  • Let's Have Fun!, beginning in 1959
  • The Chuck McCann Show, c. 1960
  • Laurel and Hardy and Chuck, c. 1960
  • Turn-On, ABC, 1969
  • Happy Days, CBS, 1970
  • Barney, Far Out Space Nuts, CBS, 1975-1976
  • Van Dyke and Company, NBC, 1976
  • Bert Stockwood, All That Glitters, syndicated, 1977
  • Harold Zimmerman, A New Kind of Family, ABC, 1979
  • Host and performer, LBS Children's Theater, c. 1983-1984
  • Kris Kringle, Santa Barbara, NBC, 1987-1988
  • Wally Walters, On the Air, ABC, 1992
  • Appeared in The Steve Allen Show, CBS, NBC, ABC, and syndicated. Also appeared in Chuck McCann's Fun Stuff, Chuck McCann's Laurel andHardy Show, The Great Bombo's Magic Cartoon Circus Lunchtime Show, The Puppet Hotel!, and Uncle Paul's Lunchtime.
  • Animated Series
  • Voices of Hurricane Harry, Jack-in-the-Box, Madcap, Number One, Owl, andRattler, Cool McCool, NBC, 1966-1969
  • Voice of Billy Joe, The New Shmoo, NBC, 1979
  • Voice characterizations, Scooby and Scrappy-Doo, ABC, beginning in1979
  • Voice of Billy Joe, Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo, NBC, 1979-1980
  • Voice of mummy man, The Drak Pack, CBS, 1980-1981
  • Voices of Blinky and Pinky, Pac-Man, ABC, 1982-1984 also part of The Pac-Man/Little Rascals/Richie Rich Show, ABC, 1982-1983
  • Voices of E7 Wendell A. Mitzger and Leatherneck, G.I. Joe: A Great American Hero, syndicated, 1985 and 1990-1992
  • Voices of Duckworth, Burger Beagle, and Bouncer Beagle, DuckTales,ABC and syndicated, 1987-1992
  • A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, ABC, beginning in 1988
  • Baron Von Clawdeitz, Ring Raiders, syndicated, 1989
  • Voices of Dumptruck, Gibbler, a pilot, and others, "Tale Spin," DisneyAfternoon, syndicated, 1990-1994
  • Voice characterizations, The Toxic Crusaders, syndicated, 1991
  • Voice characterizations, Where's Waldo (also known as Where's Wally and Where's Wally?), CBS, 1991
  • Voices of Benjamin J. Grimm/The Thing, The Fantastic Four (also known as The Marvel Action Hour: The Fantastic Four), syndicated, beginning in 1994
  • Voice of Blizzard, Iron Man (animated; also known as The MarvelAction Hour: Iron Man), syndicated, beginning in 1994
  • Voice of the Amoeba Boys and others, The Powerpuff Girls (also known as PPG and Youlide-Chui nu), The Cartoon Network, 1998-
  • Also appeared in The Jetsons, ABC, CBS, NBC, and syndicated.
  • Miniseries
  • Head of the Center for Disease Control, Invasion (also known as Robin Cook's Invasion), NBC, 1997
  • Movies
  • Coach, The Girl Most Likely to ... , ABC, 1973
  • Roger White, Columbo: Double Exposure, NBC, 1973
  • Buddy Marino, A Cry for Help (also known as End of the Line), ABC, 1975
  • Man with a hangover, How to Break Up a Happy Divorce, NBC, 1976
  • Jim Cutler, Sex and the Married Woman, NBC, 1977
  • Farmer Frank, If Things Were Different, CBS, 1980
  • W. C. Fields, Mae West, ABC, 1982
  • Detective Ryan, Carpool, CBS, 1983
  • Voices of Duckworth, Burger Beagle, and Bouncer Beagle, DuckTales: Treasure of the Golden Suns (animated), 1987
  • Voices of Duckworth, Burger Beagle, and Bouncer Beagle, Super DuckTales (animated), 1989
  • Track manager, Come Die with Me: A Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Mystery, CBS, 1994
  • Specials
  • Clownaround, CBS, 1972
  • Make `Em Laugh, CBS, 1979
  • Charles Bragg: One of a Kind (documentary), PBS, 1986
  • Santa Claus, A Very Retail Christmas, NBC, 1990
  • Sheriff Mooney, Mathnet: Despair in Monterey Bay, PBS, 1992
  • Rudy Coby: Ridiculously Dangerous, Fox, 1996
  • Himself, NYTV: By the People Who Make It (documentary), PBS, 1998
  • Animated Specials
  • Voices of Pinky and Officer O'Pac, Christmas Comes to Pacland, ABC, 1984
  • Voice of Duckworth, A DuckTales Valentine, NBC, 1990
  • Voice of Santa Claus, P. J.'s Unfunnybunny Christmas, ABC, 1993
  • Episodic
  • "Younger Brother's Younger Brother," Bonanza, NBC, 1972
  • Hal Miller, "Let's Get Away from It Almost," The Bob Newhart Show,CBS, 1973
  • (As Charles McCann) Lloyd Tatum, "Eighteen Hours of Fear," Kojak,CBS, 1974
  • Tinker Jones, "The Voice of Tinker Jones," Little House on the Prairie, NBC, 1974
  • "Seven-Eleven," Police Woman, NBC, 1974
  • Larry Horvath, "Silence," Starsky and Hutch, ABC, 1976
  • Kenny Bell, "Requiem for a Funny Box," The Rockford Files, NBC, 1977
  • Wally Stone, "Murder on Stage 17," Starsky and Hutch, ABC, 1977
  • Pearly, Semi-Tough, ABC, 1980
  • Beerbelly, "A Tiny Romance," One Day at a Time, CBS, 1981
  • Gillis, "Fast Money," ChiPs, NBC, 1981
  • Captain Bellybuster, "Captain Bellybuster and the Speed Factory" (also known as "The Speed Factory"), The Greatest American Hero, ABC, 1982
  • Oliver Hardy, "Here's Another Fine Mess," Matt Houston, ABC, 1983
  • Royal Rhino, "Rhino of the Year/One Last Time/For Love or Money," TheLove Boat, ABC, 1983
  • "Putting on the Dog/Going to the Dogs/Women's Best Friend/Whose Dog Is ItAnyway?" The Love Boat, ABC, 1983
  • Mr. Stovall, "Sweet Dreams," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1984
  • Adam Booth, "Final Vows," Matt Houston, ABC, 1985
  • Bombo the clown, "Circus Knights," Knight Rider, NBC, 1985
  • Spiffy Remo/Mr. Personalities, "The Impressionist," Tales from the Darkside, syndicated, 1985
  • Stan, "Arnold Saves the Squirrel," Diff'rent Strokes, NBC, 1985
  • Santa Claus, "It's a Wonderful Christmas," The Facts of Life, NBC,1987
  • Contestant hopeful, "And the Survey Says ... ," 227, NBC, 1988
  • Richard Mitchell, "Down Came the Rain and Washed the Spider Out: Part 2,"Knots Landing, CBS, 1989
  • Richard Mitchell, "Up the Spout Again," Knots Landing, CBS, 1989
  • Red, "Dr. Weston and Mr. Hyde," Empty Nest, NBC, 1992
  • Coach Biederbeck, "Charley's Millions," Empty Nest, NBC, 1994
  • Uncle Ted, "I Never Promised You Charoses, Martin," Dream On, HBO,1994
  • Captain Jack Brim, "The King Is Back," Sliders, Fox, 1995
  • "A Kiss Is Just a Kiss," Kirk, The WB, 1995
  • Chuck, "Red Cadillac," Land's End, syndicated, 1996
  • Repairman, "Jenny's Non-Dream," Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, ABC, 1997
  • Mets catcher, "The Second Mrs Buchman," Mad about You (also knownas Loved by You), NBC, 1998
  • Appeared in episodes of other series, including Cagney & Lacey, CBS; and The Garry Moore Show, CBS. Puppeteer in episodes of Today (also known as The Today Show), NBC; and America after Dark.
  • Episodic; Animated Series
  • Voices of Boogie and Deputy Blubber, The C.B. Bears, NBC, c. 1977
  • Voices of Artemus and mutants, "Trial by Terror," Thundarr the Barbarian, ABC, 1980
  • The Get-Along Gang, CBS, 1984
  • The New Jetsons, syndicated, 1985
  • Pound Puppies, ABC, 1986
  • Fantastic Max, 1988
  • Voices of child mouse, the Red Badger of Courage, and Sugar Ray Lizard, "The SS Drainpipe," Chip `N' Dale Rescue Rangers, The Disney Channel, 1990
  • Voices of mouse slave and Sugar Ray Lizard, "Mind Your Cheese and Q's," Chip `N' Dale Rescue Rangers, The Disney Channel, 1990
  • Tom & Jerry Kids Show, Fox, 1990
  • Voice of Eggbert, "Critical Condition," Animaniacs (also known asSteven Spielberg Presents Animaniacs), Fox, 1993
  • The voice of Filth number two, "The Tick vs. Filth," The Tick, Fox, 1994
  • The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat, CBS, 1995
  • Voices of Benjamin J. Grimm/The Thing, "Fantastic Fortitude," The Incredible Hulk, UPN, 1996
  • "Pig Amok," Duckman, USA Network, 1996
  • Appeared as Tadpole, "Just a Tad Smarter," Gummi Bears, NBC. Alsoappeared in episodes of the animated series Dennis the Menace, syndicated; and Droopy Master Detective, Fox.
  • Pilots
  • Arnold's Closet Review, NBC, 1971
  • Television Work
  • Editor; Animated Miniseries
  • This Is America, Charlie Brown, CBS, 1988
  • Editor; Specials
  • Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus, ABC, 1974
  • Happily Ever After, PBS, 1985
  • Two Daddies?, PBS, 1989
  • Editor; Animated Specials
  • A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, CBS, 1973
  • There's No Time for Love, Charlie Brown, 1973
  • Here Comes Garfield, CBS, 1982
  • (Supervising) Garfield on the Town, CBS, 1983
  • What Have We Learned, Charlie Brown?, 1983
  • The Romance of Betty Boop, CBS, 1985
  • You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, CBS, 1985
  • Happy New Year, Charlie Brown!, CBS, 1986
  • Cathy, CBS, 1987
  • Cathy's Last Resort, CBS, 1988
  • It's the Girl in the Red Truck, Charlie Brown (also known as The Girl in the Red Truck), CBS, 1988
  • The Mayflower Voyagers, 1988
  • Snoopy the Musical, CBS, 1988
  • Cathy's Valentine, CBS, 1989
  • Why, Charlie Brown, Why?, CBS, 1990
  • Snoopy's Reunion, CBS, 1991
  • It's Christmas Time Again, Charlie Brown, CBS, 1992
  • You're in the Super Bowl, Charlie Brown!, NBC, 1992
  • Frosty Returns, CBS, 1995
  • Film Appearances
  • Spiros Antonapoulos, The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, Warner Bros./Seven Arts, 1968
  • Projectionist and Captain Flash, The Projectionist, Maron, 1971
  • Sam, Jennifer on My Mind, United Artists, 1971
  • Voice of Uncle Oley, Hansu Kurushitan Anderusan no sekai (animated; also known as The World of Hans Christian Andersen), United Artists,1971
  • Abortionist's assistant, Play It As It Lays, Universal, 1972
  • Loostgarten, Herbie Rides Again, Buena Vista, 1974
  • Chuck, Survival, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1976
  • Studio gate guard, Silent Movie, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1976
  • Linda Lovelace for President (also known as Hot Neon), Capitol, 1976
  • Theatre manager, Foul Play, Paramount, 1978
  • Wallace, They Went That-a-Way & That-a-Way, International Picture Show Company, 1978
  • Brooks, C.H.O.M.P.S., Orion, 1979
  • The turtle, Lunch Wagon (also known as Come `n' Get It andLunch Wagon Girls), Media Home Entertainment, 1980
  • Enrico Kodac, The Comeback Trail, Dynamite, 1982
  • Harold Dorfman, The Rosebud Beach Hotel (also known as Big Lobby and The No-Tell Hotel), Almi, 1984
  • Doctor Mole, Hamburger ... The Motion Picture (also known as Hamburger U.), FM Home Video, 1986
  • Sam Flood, Thrashin', Fries Entertainment, 1986
  • Voice characterization, G.I. Joe: The Movie (animated), 1987
  • Ben Majors, Cameron's Closet, Imagine Entertainment, 1989
  • Lowell Westbrook, That's Adequate, Vidmark Entertainment, 1989
  • Abe, Guns, Columbia/TriStar, 1990
  • Voice of Duckworth, DuckTales: The Movie--Treasure of the Lost Lamp (animated), 1990
  • Bartender, Ladybugs, Paramount, 1992
  • Pudge Herman, Storyville, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1992
  • Villager, Robin Hood: Men in Tights (also known as Sacre Robindes bois), Columbia/TriStar, 1993
  • Innkeeper, Dracula: Dead and Loving It, Columbia, 1995
  • Film Work
  • Editor; Animated Short Films
  • The Pink Blueprint, United Artists, 1966
  • Smile Pretty, Say Pink, United Artists, 1966
  • Editor; Animated Films
  • (As Charles McCann) A Boy Named Charlie Brown (also known as ABoy Called Charlie Brown), National General, 1969
  • Snoopy, Come Home, National General, 1972
  • Race for You Life, Charlie Brown, Paramount, 1977
  • Director and Producer
  • Hansu Kurushitan Anderusan no sekai (animated; also known as The World of Hans Christian Andersen), United Artists, 1971
  • Also produced the short film The Joint.
  • Stage Appearances
  • Appeared as Sir Toby Belch in Twelfth Night, Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA; also performed comedy at various venues in the United States.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Videos
  • Ralph Warner, Likely Stories, Volume 3, 1983
  • Event demonstrator, Playmate Playoffs, Playboy, 1986
  • Amusement Park Attractions
  • Voice of Dreamfinder, Journey into Imagination, EPCOT Center, FL,1982
  • Appeared as the Imagemaker in the EPCOT attraction "World of Imagination."
  • WRITINGS
  • Teleplays
  • Series
  • Far Out Space Nuts, CBS, 1975
  • Specials
  • The Donny and Marie Osmond Show, ABC, 1975
  • Screenplays
  • (With Harry Hurwitz) The Projectionist, Maron, 1971

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