Edmond Francis Giesbert
known professionally as Ed Gilbert
was an American actor and voice actor, with extensive credits in both live action roles and voice work in animation, although he was better known for the latter. He was best known for voicing George Merry in The Pagemaster
in Tom and Jerry: The Movie
in 'the Transformers franchise, and General Hawk
in G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero
His Disney roles included the Captain of the Guard and Bodhe in Gargoyles, Fasir in Aladdin, The Pirate's Captain in The Little Mermaid, Baloo, Khan Pilot, Austin Featheridge, Pirate Guard, and Khan Navigator in TaleSpin, Francois in The Rescuers Down Under, Le Grand Fromage in the Adventures of the Gummi Bears episode "Once More, the Crimson Avenger", the Warden in DuckTales, the Judge in the Goof Troop episode "Bringin' on the Rain", Tigger on albums and reading cassettes, and additional voices in The Little Mermaid.