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Solomon Hersh Frees (June 22, 1920 – November 2, 1986), better known as Paul Frees, was an American actor, voice actor, impressionist and screenwriter known for his work on MGM, Walter Lantz, and Walt Disney theatrical cartoons during the Golden Age of Animation and for providing the voice of Boris Badenov in The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show. Along with his contemporary Mel Blanc, he became known as "The Man of a Thousand Voices".

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Solomon Hersh Frees (June 22, 1920 – November 2, 1986), better known as Paul Frees, was an American actor, voice actor, impressionist and screenwriter known for his work on MGM, Walter Lantz, and Walt Disney theatrical cartoons during the Golden Age of Animation and for providing the voice of Boris Badenov in The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show. Along with his contemporary Mel Blanc, he became known as "The Man of a Thousand Voices".

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 201

Birthday 1920-06-22

Day of Death 1986-11-02

Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Also Known As

  • Solomon Hersh Frees
  • Solomon Frees
  • Paul Hersh Frees
  • Paul H. Frees
  • Buddy Green

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2015 3-D Rarities as (archive footage)
2007 Tex Avery's Droopy: The Complete Theatrical Collection as Joe Wolf (Most Common Antagonist)
2004 Walt Disney's Fables Volume 6 : The reluctant dragon / Mickey and the beanstalk as Ludwig Von Drake / Herman (voice)
2003 Walt Disney's Fables Volume 3 : Donald in Mathmagic Land / Ben and Me as The True Spirit of Adventure / Narrator / Pi creature
1987 The Wind in the Willows as Wayfarer (voice)
1987 The Puppetoon Movie as Arnie the Dinosaur / Pillsbury Doughboy (voice)
1985 The Fantasy Film Worlds of George Pal as Himself / Narrator (voice)
1983 Twice Upon a Time as Narrator / Chief of State / Judges / Bailiff (voice)
1983 What's Up, Hideous Sun Demon as Trailer Announcer
1982 The Last Unicorn as Mabruk (voice)
1982 Current Affairs: The Case of Dashiell Hammett as Narrator (voice)
1982 Knight Rider (1 episode) as K.A.R.R.
1982 The Flight of Dragons
1982 Woody Woodpecker and Friends as Various Voices
1980 The Return of the King as Goblin/Elrond
1979 Jack Frost as Kubla Kraus
1979 Rudolph and Frosty's Christmas in July as Winterbolt / Jack Frost / Policeman
1978 The Stingiest Man in Town as Ghost of Christmas Past / Ghost of Christmas Present (voice)
1978 Hardware Wars as Narrator
1977 Nestor the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (0 episodes)
1977 The Hobbit as Bombur/Troll #1
1977 Fantastic Animation Festival as Opening Narration
1976 Rudolph's Shiny New Year as Santa Claus / Aeon / General Ticker / Seventeen Seventy Six
1976 Frosty's Winter Wonderland as Jack Frost
1976 The Milpitas Monster as Narrator (voice)
1976 The First Easter Rabbit as Zero / Santa (voice)
1972 The Osmonds (17 episodes)
1972 Unlucky Potluck as Charlie Beary / Junior Beary / Boss (voice)
1972 Rain Rain, Go Away as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1972 A Fish Story as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1972 Let Charlie Do It as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1971 The Jackson 5ive (23 episodes) as Berry Gordy
1971 Moochin' Pooch as Charlie Beary (voice)
1971 The Bungling Builder as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1971 Charlie the Rainmaker as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1971 The Abominable Dr. Phibes as Singer of 'The Darktown Strutters' Ball' (voice)
1971 Here Comes Peter Cottontail as (voice)
1971 The Point! as Oblio's Father / Pointed Man's Right Head / King / Leaf Man / Villagers (voice)
1970 Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town as Mayor Burgermeister Meisterburger / Grimsby / Ben Haramed (voice)
1970 Colossus: The Forbin Project as Colossus (voice) (uncredited)
1970 The Mad, Mad, Mad Comedians as W.C. Fields / Chico Marx / Zeppo Marx / Announcer (voice)
1970 Tora! Tora! Tora! as Japanese Ambassador Kichisaburo Nomura (voice)
1970 Patton as Voice (voice) (uncredited)
1970 Charlie in Hot Water as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1970 Charlie's Golf Classic as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1969 It's Tough to Be a Bird as Life Erikson
1969 Frosty the Snowman as Santa Claus / Traffic Cop / Additional Voices (voice)
1969 Charlie's Campout as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1969 Cool It, Charlie as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1969 The Dudley Do-Right Show (39 episodes)
1969 Gopher Broke as Charlie Beary (voice)
1968 The Little Drummer Boy as Aaron's Father, the Magi,Ali (voice)
1968 The Mouse on the Mayflower as (voice)
1968 The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1 episode)
1968 Arabian Knights (18 episodes) as Bakaar (voice)
1968 Jerky Turkey as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1968 Wild in the Streets as Narrator (voice)
1968 Bugged in a Rug as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1968 The Magic Pear Tree
1967 The Bear That Wasn't as Narrator
1967 Super President (1 episode) as James Norcross (voice)
1967 The Atom Ant/Secret Squirrel Show (1 episode) as Morocco Mole (voice)
1967 Fantastic Four (20 episodes) as The Thing (voice)
1967 DC Super Heroes: The Filmation Adventures (18 episodes) as Kairo
1967 Super Chicken (17 episodes)
1967 Le Escape Goat as Commissioner (voice)
1967 Bomb Voyage as Commissioner (voice)
1967 Le Quiet Squad as Commissioner / Doctor (voice)
1967 Sacré Bleu Cross as Hassan the Assassin (voice)
1967 Mouse in the House as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1967 Mr. Terrific (17 episodes) as Narrator
1967 George of the Jungle (0 episodes)
1967 Window Pains as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1966 Unsafe and Seine as Commissioner / Pub Waiter / Patrons (voice)
1966 That's No Lady, That's Notre Dame as Commissioner (voice)
1966 Frankenstein, Jr. and The Impossibles (37 episodes)
1966 The Pique Poquette of Paris as Spider Pierre (voice)
1966 The Man Called Flintstone as Rock Slag / Green Goose / Triple X (voice)
1966 Ape Suzette as Cockney Sailor (voice)
1966 Cock-A-Doodle Deux Deux as Commissioner (voice)
1966 Plastered In Paris as Commissioner (voice)
1966 Cirrhosis of the Louvre as Commissioner (voice)
1966 Reaux, Reaux, Reaux Your Boat as Captain Clamity / Crab Louie (voice)
1966 Foot Brawl as Charlie Beary / Junior Beary (voice)
1965 The Great De Gaulle Stone Operation as Weft / Wight / Wong (voice)
1965 Secret Squirrel (33 episodes) as Double Q (voice)
1965 The Beatles (46 episodes)
1965 Pink Panzer as Neighbor / Devil (voice)
1965 Davey Cricket as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1965 Pinkfinger as Narrator (voice)
1965 Sink Pink as Hunter / Native Bearer (voice)
1965 Guest Who? as Charlie Beary (voice)
1964 The Pink Panther Show (124 episodes)
1964 Roof-Top Razzle Dazzle as Charlie Beary (voice)
1964 The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo (4 episodes)
1964 The Mr. Magoo Show (131 episodes)
1964 Mary Poppins as Barnyard Horse (voice)
1964 Rah Rah Ruckus as Charlie Beary/Junior Beary (voice)
1964 Everybody Loves It as Narrator
1964 The Incredible Mr. Limpet as Crusty (voice)
1964 Hey There, It's Yogi Bear as Ainmal Traininer
1963 The Goose Is Wild as Charlie Beary (voice)
1963 Goose in the Rough as Charlie Beary (voice)
1963 Charlie's Mother-in-Law as Charlie Beary (voice)
1963 The Secret Weapon as Voices
1963 Fractured Flickers (26 episodes)
1962 A Symposium on Popular Songs as Ludwig Von Drake
1962 Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol as Stage Director / Charity Man / Fezziwig / Eyepatch Man / Tall Tophat Man (voice)
1962 Taras Bulba as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
1962 Corny Concerto as Doc (voice)
1962 Gay Purr-ee as Meowrice (voice)
1962 The Manchurian Candidate as Narrator (voice)
1962 Hoppity Hooper (13 episodes)
1962 Punchy Pooch as Doc (voice)
1962 Mother's Little Helper as Charlie Beary (voice)
1962 The Magic Sword as Sir Ulrich of Germany (voice)
1962 Fowled-Up Birthday as Charlie Beary (voice)
1962 Pest Of The Show as Doc (voice)
1961 Doc's Last Stand as Doc / Indians / Narrator (voice)
1961 Kids Is Kids as Ludwig Von Drake (voice)
1961 Tin Can Concert as Doc (voice)
1961 Calvin and the Colonel (22 episodes)
1961 Top Cat (0 episodes)
1961 The Wonderful World of Disney (4 episodes)
1961 Rocky & Bullwinkle & Friends (12 episodes)
1961 Tricky Trout as Wally Walrus (voice)
1961 Atlantis: the Lost Continent as Narrator / Multiple Voices
1961 Clash and Carry as Wally Walrus (voice)
1961 The Absent-Minded Professor as Loudspeaker Voice / Air Force Dispatcher (voice)
1960 Where the Boys Are as Narrator
1960 Fowled Up Falcon as (voice)
1960 The Flintstones (2 episodes)
1960 The Adventures of Sam Space as Voice
1960 The Time Machine as Talking Rings (Voice) (uncredited)
1960 Bats in the Belfry as (voice)
1960 Freeloading Feline as (voices)
1960 Pollyanna as Barker (voice) (uncredited)
1960 Goliath II as The Mouse
1960 Ballyhooey as (voice)
1959 Mouse Trapped as Doc (voice)
1959 Operation Petticoat as Un-named Colonel in Jeep on Cebu (voice) (uncredited)
1959 The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show (815 episodes) as Boris Badenov (voice)
1959 Noah's Ark as Noah / God
1959 Space Mouse as Doc (voice)
1959 Attack of the Jungle Women as Narrator
1959 Donald in Mathmagic Land as The True Spirit of Adventure / Narrator
1959 Gigantis the Fire Monster as Doctor Kyohei Yamane, Commander of Osaka's SDF Terasawa, President of Fishery Koehi Yamaji (voice)
1959 Some Like It Hot as Funeral Director / Speakeasy Waiter (voice) (uncredited)
1959 Witty Kitty as Doc / Cat (voice)
1958 Space Master X-7 as Dr. Charles T. Pommer
1957 Beginning of the End as Helicopter Pilot (voice)
1956 Blue Cat Blues as Voices
1956 Down Beat Bear as 1st Radio Announcer
1956 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1 episode)
1956 Francis in the Haunted House as Francis the Talking Mule (voice) (uncredited)
1956 Earth vs. the Flying Saucers as Alien (voice)
1956 The Harder They Fall as Priest
1956 Godzilla, King of the Monsters! as Unidentified Character (voice) (uncredited)
1955 Cellbound as The Prisoner / George the Warden / The Little Wife (voice) (uncredited)
1955 The Millionaire (205 episodes) as John Beresford Tipton
1954 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1 episode)
1954 Social Lion as Various Voices
1954 Studio 57 (1 episode)
1954 The Farm of Tomorrow as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
1954 Suddenly as Benny Conklin
1954 The Whistler (1 episode)
1954 Homesteader Droopy as narrator
1954 Casey Bats Again as narrator
1954 Riot in Cell Block 11 as Guard Monroe
1953 Life with Tom
1953 The War of the Worlds as Second Radio Reporter / Opening Announcer
1953 Wee-Willie Wildcat as Barney Bear / William Wildcat (voice) (uncredited)
1953 T.V. of Tomorrow as Narrator
1953 General Electric Theater (1 episode)
1953 The Missing Mouse as Radio Announcer
1953 City Detective (1 episode)
1952 The Star as Richard Stanley
1952 Cruise Cat as Ship's Captain
1952 Smitten Kitten as Jerry's Devil Conscience
1952 Dangerous Assignment (1 episode)
1951 Dragnet (2 episodes)
1951 Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1 episode)
1951 When Worlds Collide as Narrator/U.S. President (voice)
1951 His Mouse Friday as Jerry / Cannibals
1951 A Place in the Sun as Rev. Morrison
1951 Sleepy-Time Tom as Light-Brown Cat
1951 The Thing from Another World as Prof. Voorhees
1951 Jerry's Cousin as Cousin Muscles
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)
1950 Jerry and the Lion as The Lion
1949 Suspense (262 episodes)
1948 The Cat That Hated People as Cat (voice)
1947 Crazy With The Heat as Oasis Soda Fountain Proprietor
1947 Uncle Tom's Cabaña as Uncle Tom (voice) (uncredited)
1946 The Hick Chick as Bull (voice) (uncredited)
1945 Wild and Woolfy as Joe Wolf
1944 Big Heel-Watha as Indian Chief (voice) (uncredited)
1943 Tex Avery's Droopy: The Complete Theatrical Collection (24 episodes) as Joe The Wolf (Voice)
1942 A Hollywood Detour as Narrator (uncredited)
1940 The Woody Woodpecker Show (64 episodes)


1960 The Beatniks Writer


1960 The Beatniks Director

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