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Also Known As: Benjamin Sherman Crothers, Scat Man Crothers, Benjamin Sherman "Scatman" Crothers, "Scat Man" Crothers Died: November 26, 1986
Born: May 23, 1910 Cause of Death: lung cancer
Birth Place: Terre Haute, Indiana, USA Profession: actor, singer, comedian, musician

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Bald, wide-eyed character player with a raspy voice whose career reached its peak in the 1970s and early 80s with several memorable screen roles (e.g. Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining" 1980) and the popular TV show "Chico and the Man" (1974-1978).

Bald, wide-eyed character player with a raspy voice whose career reached its peak in the 1970s and early 80s with several memorable screen roles (e.g. Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining" 1980) and the popular TV show "Chico and the Man" (1974-1978).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Transformers - The Movie (1986) Voice Of Jazz
2.
 Journey of Natty Gann, The (1985) Sherman
3.
 Twilight Zone--The Movie (1983) Mr Bloom ("Kick The Can")
4.
 Two of a Kind (1983) Earl
5.
 Rats, The (1982) George Fosk
6.
 Missing Children: A Mother's Story (1982) Mose Wheeler
7.
 Zapped! (1982) Dexter Jones
9.
 Bronco Billy (1980) "Doc" Lynch
10.
 Shining, The (1980) Dick Halloran
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1950:
TV acting debut as one of the voices on "Time for Beany"
1952:
Film acting debut in "Meet Me at the Fair"
1970:
First TV appearance in a series, "Chico and the Man"
1975:
TV movie debut in "Man on the Outside"
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wife:
Helen Crothers. Married c. 1937 until his death.

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