Benjamin Sherman "Scatman" Crothers 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 The Transformers, the title character in Hong Kong Phooey, and Scat Cat in the 1970 film The Aristocats. Crothers was born in Terre Haute, Indiana. He got the name Scatman when he auditioned for a radio show in 1932 at the...
|Birthdate:||May 23, 1910|
|Birthplace:||Terre Haute, Indiana|
|Date of death:||November 22, 1986|
|Also known as:||Benjamin Sherman Crothers, Benjamin Sherman "Scatman" Crothers, Scatman|