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|years active = [[1925]]-[[1991]]
 
|years active = [[1925]]-[[1991]]
 
|spouse = Marcia Ralston ([[1927]]-[[1940]])<br>Alice Faye ([[1941]]-[[1995]]; his death)
 
|spouse = Marcia Ralston ([[1927]]-[[1940]])<br>Alice Faye ([[1941]]-[[1995]]; his death)
|children = 3}}'''Wonga Phillip "Phil" Harris''' was an American comedian, jazz musician, singer, actor, and voice actor. He provided the voices for [[Baloo]] in ''[[The Jungle Book]]'', [[Thomas O'Malley]] in ''[[The Aristocats]]'', and [[Little John]] in ''[[Robin Hood (film)|Robin Hood]]''.
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|children = 3}}'''Wonga Phillip "Phil" Harris''' was an American comedian, jazz musician, singer, actor, and voice actor. He provided the voices for [[Baloo]] in ''[[The Jungle Book]]'', [[Thomas O'Malley]] in ''[[The Aristocats]]'', and [[Little John]] in ''[[Robin Hood (film)|Robin Hood]]''. He was originally cast to voice [[Orville (The Rescuers)|Orville]] in [[The Rescuers|''The Rescuers'']] however it went to Jim Jordan instead.
   
Harris returned to [[The Walt Disney Company|Disney]] to reprise his role of Baloo when the television series ''[[TaleSpin]]'' was being produced and recorded five episodes. However, executives felt that Harris had too big a voice difference from his portrayal of Baloo in the 60s. The role was then given to [[Ed Gilbert]] and the episodes featuring Harris were recorded over.
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Phil also appeared in [[NBC Salutes the 25th Anniversary of the Wonderful World of Disney]].
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Harris returned to [[The Walt Disney Company|Disney]] to reprise his role of Baloo when the television series ''[[TaleSpin]]'' was being produced and recorded five episodes. However, executives felt that Harris had too big a voice different from his portrayal of Baloo in the 60s. The role was then given to [[Ed Gilbert]] and the episodes featuring Harris were recorded over.
   
 
==Disney Roles==
 
==Disney Roles==
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Latest revision as of 21:33, March 24, 2020

Wonga Phillip "Phil" Harris was an American comedian, jazz musician, singer, actor, and voice actor. He provided the voices for Baloo in The Jungle Book, Thomas O'Malley in The Aristocats, and Little John in Robin Hood. He was originally cast to voice Orville in The Rescuers however it went to Jim Jordan instead.

Phil also appeared in NBC Salutes the 25th Anniversary of the Wonderful World of Disney.

Harris returned to Disney to reprise his role of Baloo when the television series TaleSpin was being produced and recorded five episodes. However, executives felt that Harris had too big a voice different from his portrayal of Baloo in the 60s. The role was then given to Ed Gilbert and the episodes featuring Harris were recorded over.

Disney RolesEdit

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