Scatman Crothers

Benjamin Sherman "Scatman" Crothers (May 23, 1910 ? November 22, 1986) was an American actor, singer, dancer and musician known for his work as Louie the Garbage Man on the TV show Chico and the Man, and as Dick Hallorann in The Shining in 1980. He was also a prolific voiceover artist, and provided the voices of Meadowlark Lemon in the animated TV version of The Harlem Globetrotters, Jazz the Autobot in Transformers and the title character in Hong Kong Phooey. ... more on Wikipedia

Scatman Crothers Filmography

movie 2011 Renée as Himself
video movie 1992 The Music of Disney: A Legacy in Song as Scat Cat
movie 1987 Rock Odyssey as Jukebox
video movie 1987 Transformers: The Return of Optimus Prime as Jazz
movie 1986 The Transformers: The Movie as Jazz
movie 1986 The Wonderful World of Jonathan Winters as Himself
movie 1985 The Journey of Natty Gann as Sherman
tv movie 1984 The 5th Annual Black Achievement Awards as Himself
tv movie 1983 Grandpa, Will You Run with Me? as Sketch Performer
movie 1983 Twilight Zone: The Movie as Mr. Bloom
movie 1983 Two of a Kind as Earl
movie 1982 Deadly Eyes as George Foskins
tv movie 1982 Missing Children: A Mother's Story as Mose Wheeler
movie 1982 Zapped! as Dexter Jones
tv series 1982 Jokebook as Main Title Singer
tv movie 1981 Revenge of the Gray Gang as Reuben Milo
tv movie 1981 The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island as Dewey Stevens
tv series 1981 Ad Lib as Himself
movie 1980 Bronco Billy as Doc Lynch
tv movie 1980 Making 'The Shining' as Himself
tv movie 1980 The 1980 Sci-Fi Awards as Himself
movie 1980 The Shining as Dick Hallorann
tv movie 1980 The Third Annual Black Achievement Awards as Himself
tv movie 1979 Banjo the Woodpile Cat as Crazy Legs
movie 1979 Scavenger Hunt as Sam
movie 1978 Mean Dog Blues as Mudcat
tv movie 1978 NBC Salutes the 25th Anniversary of the Wonderful World of Disney as Himself
movie 1978 The Cheap Detective as Tinker
tv movie 1977 The 3rd Annual People's Choice Awards as Himself - Accepting Special Award to Roots
tv series 1977 C B Bears as Segment title narrator
tv series 1977 Scooby's All Star Laff-A-Lympics as Hong Kong Phooey
tv series 1977 The Skatebirds as Scat Cat
movie 1976 Chesty Anderson U.S. Navy as Ben Benson
tv movie 1976 Joys as Himself
movie 1976 Silver Streak as Ralston
movie 1976 Stay Hungry as William
movie 1976 The Shootist as Moses
movie 1975 Coonskin as Pappy
movie 1975 Friday Foster as Noble Franklin
movie 1975 Linda Lovelace for President as Super Black
tv movie 1975 Man on the Outside as Ruben Hammer
movie 1975 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Turkle
movie 1975 The Fortune as Fisherman
movie 1975 Win, Place or Steal as Attendant
tv movie 1974 Andy Williams Presents as Himself
movie 1974 Black Belt Jones as Pop Byrd
tv movie 1974 The Sty of the Blind Pig as Doc
movie 1974 Truck Turner as Duke
movie 1973 Detroit 9000 as Reverend Markham
movie 1973 Slaughter's Big Rip-Off as Cleveland
movie 1972 Lady Sings the Blues as Big Ben
movie 1972 The King of Marvin Gardens as Lewis
tv movie 1972 The Lorax as Singer
tv series 1972 The New Scooby-Doo Movies
movie 1971 Chandler as Smoke
movie 1970 Bloody Mama as Moses
movie 1970 The AristoCats as Scat Cat
movie 1970 The Great White Hope as Carnival Barker
tv series 1970 Harlem Globe Trotters as George 'Meadowlark' Lemon
movie 1969 Hello, Dolly! as Mr. Jones - Porter
movie 1969 Hook, Line and Sinker as The Corpse
movie 1966 Alvarez Kelly as Bellhop
movie 1966 Three on a Couch as Party Guest
movie 1965 The Family Jewels as Airport Employee
movie 1964 Lady in a Cage as Junkyard Proprietor's Assistant
movie 1964 The Patsy as Shoeshine Boy
tv series 1964 The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo
movie 1961 The Sins of Rachel Cade as Musinga
movie 1959 Alias Jesse James as Railroad Porter
movie 1959 Porgy and Bess as Crabman
tv series 1959 Matty's Funday Funnies as Wildman of Wildsville
tv movie 1958 Tarzan and the Trappers as Tyana
movie 1958 The Gift of Love as Sam the Gardener
tv series 1958 The Spade Cooley Show as Himself
movie 1956 Between Heaven and Hell as George
movie 1954 Johnny Dark as Himself
movie 1953 East of Sumatra as Baltimore
movie 1953 Meet Me at the Fair as Enoch Jones
movie 1953 Surprising Suzie as Himself
movie 1953 Walking My Baby Back Home as 'Smiley' Gordon
movie 1952 The Return of Gilbert & Sullivan
movie 1951 Yes Sir, Mr. Bones as Scatman
movie 1950 King Cole Trio & Benny Carter Orchestra as Himself - Comedian

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The Shining Movie Clip - watch all clips http://j.mp/xphv40 click to subscribe http://j.mp/sNDUs5 Hallorann (Scatman Crothers) discusses the power of the Shi...


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From the 1975 film "Coonskin" by Ralph Bakshi.


Taken from the single Buena Vista F-480. This recording is different from that on The Aristocats soundtrack, it features Scatman singing solo with a small ba...