Carl Banas

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Carl Banas was born on January 23, 1929 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Usei shônen popi (1965), The Raccoons (1985) and Sunday in the Country (1974). See full bio »

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Known For

Usei shônen popi Dan Dynamo (1965)
The Raccoons Schaeffer / Bear / Mr. Willow / Mr. Mammoth / Bear One / Squaredance Caller
Sunday in the Country Radio Announcer
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Head Elf / Spotted Elephant / Other Toys


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 1998 The Dumb Bunnies (TV Series)
- Wizdumb (1998) ... Grampa (voice)
 1985-1991 The Raccoons (TV Series)
Schaeffer / Bear / Mr. Willow / ...
- The Evergreen Election! (1991) ... Schaeffer / Mr. Willow (voice)
- Moving In! (1991) ... Schaeffer / Mr. Willow (voice)
- The One That Got Away! (1991) ... Mr. Willow (voice)
- End of the Line! (1991) ... Mr. Mammoth / Bear One (voice)
- The Wrong Stuff! (1991) ... Schaeffer (voice)
 1989-1990 Babar (TV Series)
Additional Voices / The Old King
- Boys Will Be Boys (1990) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Ghost for a Day (1990) ... The Old King (voice)
- The Unsalted Sea Serpent (1990) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Uncle Arthur and the Pirates (1990) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- A Charmed Life (1990) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1989 Babar: The Movie
Old Tusk (voice)
 1987 Hello Kitty's Furry Tale Theater (TV Series)
Grandpa Kitty (1987) (voice)
 1984 The Raccoons: Let's Dance! (Video short)
Schaeffer (voice)
 1983 The Raccoons and the Lost Star (TV Movie)
Schaeffer (voice)
 1981 The Trolls and the Christmas Express (TV Short) (voice)
 1981 The Raccoons on Ice (TV Movie)
Schaeffer (voice)
 1981 News from Zoos (TV Series)
Charlie (voice)
 1980 The Christmas Raccoons (TV Movie)
Schaeffer (voice)
 1980 Last of the Red-Hot Dragons (TV Movie)
King Lion (voice)
 1978 Battle of York 1813
 1978 The Little Brown Burro (TV Movie) (voice)
 1977 Math Patrol (TV Series)
 1977 King of the Beasts (TV Movie)
Lion (voice)
 1976 Noah's Animals (TV Movie)
Lion (voice)
 1974 Sunday in the Country
Radio Announcer
 1972-1973 Festival of Family Classics (TV Series)
Horatio / Mantu
- A Christmas Tree (1972) ... Horatio / Mantu (voice)
- Jack O'Lantern (1972) ... (voice)
 1971 Super Joe (Short) (voice)
 1971 Tales from Muppetland: The Frog Prince (TV Movie)
Sweetums (voice)
 1970 The Reluctant Dragon & Mr. Toad Show (TV Series) (1970) (voice)
 1969 McQueen (TV Series)
 1969 The Smokey Bear Show (TV Series) (voice)
 1967-1968 Spider-Man (TV Series)
Scorpion / Kotep / Dr. Manta / ...
- The Evil Sorcerer (1968) ... Kotep (voice, uncredited)
- Phantom from the Depths of Time (1968) ... Dr. Manta (voice, uncredited)
- Sting of the Scorpion/Trick or Treachery (1968) ... Scorpion (voice, uncredited)
- To Catch a Spider/Double Identity (1968) ... Charles Cameo (voice, uncredited)
- Never Step on a Scorpion/Sands of Crime (1967) ... Scorpion (voice, uncredited)
 1966-1968 Wojeck (TV Series)
Sgt. Byron James
- Chocolate Fudge with Walnuts (1968) ... Sgt. Byron James
- Thy Mother a Lady, Lovely and Bright (1966) ... Sgt. Byron James
- The Last Man in the World (1966) ... Sgt. Byron James
 1968 Festival (TV Series)
- The Painted Door (1968)
 1967 Rocket Robin Hood (TV Series)
Titanor / Dr. Manta
- The Marmaduke Caper (1967) ... Titanor / Dr. Manta (voice)
- Little Little John (1967) ... Titanor / Dr. Manta (voice)
- The Time Machine (1967) ... Titanor / Dr. Manta (voice)
- Prince of Plotters (1967) ... Titanor / Dr. Manta (voice)
- Robin Versus the Robot Knight (1967) ... Titanor / Dr. Manta (voice)
 1966 King Kong (TV Series)
Prof. Bond
- The Spacemen (1966) ... Prof. Bond (voice)
- The Hunter (1966) ... Prof. Bond (voice)
- The African Bees (1966) ... Prof. Bond (voice)
- Rocket Island (1966) ... Prof. Bond (voice)
- The Horror of Mondo Island (1966) ... Prof. Bond (voice)
 1965 Usei shônen popi (TV Series)
Dan Dynamo (1965) (voice)
 1964 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (TV Movie)
Head Elf / Spotted Elephant / Other Toys (voice)
 1964 Return to Oz (TV Movie)
Dandy Lion (the Cowardly Lion) / Wizard of Oz (voice, as Carl Banis)
 1961 Tales of the Wizard of Oz (TV Series)
Dandy Lion
- The Rubber Doll (1961) ... Dandy Lion (voice, uncredited)
- One Big Headache (1961) ... Dandy Lion (voice, uncredited)
- Get Out the Vote (1961) ... Dandy Lion (voice, uncredited)
- The Great Oz Auto Race (1961) ... Dandy Lion (voice, uncredited)
- The Do-It-Yourself Heart (1961) ... Dandy Lion (voice, uncredited)
 1960 The New Adventures of Pinocchio (TV Series)
Cricket (1960-1961) (voice)
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A multitude of voices in ABC-TV's Smokey the Bear Series; The Reluctant Dragon and Mr. Toad-Wind in the willow series. The voice of loveable Sweetums, the Ogre in The Muppets presentation of the Frog Prince, CBS and CBC TV Networks. In addition Carl is seen around the world in the role of Sgt. Byron James on the CBC-TV ... See more »

Alternate Names:

Carl Banis

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Toronto Born Carl Banas is one of Canada's foremost commercial announcers broadcaster personalities; he is the voice and spokesman for many national advertisers.

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