James Harrison Coburn III was an American actor and voice actor, well known for his disntictive deep tenor voice. He has appeared in over 70 different feature films and television shows, he is best known for his roles in various action films and country western films. One of his best known roles was Anthony Wayne in 1959's The Californians.
For Disney, he voiced Henry J. Waternoose, in the 2001 Disney/Pixar film, Monsters, Inc.. He was also a guest star on The Muppet Show, where he taught Animal zen. In addition, he played the role of Thunder Jack in Disney's 2002 comedy film, Snow Dogs (one of his final roles). He even played Mr. Crisp in Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit.