Lou Scheimer (1928–2013)

Producer | Actor | Composer
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KNOWN FOR 
She-Ra: Princess of Power (1985-1987) | Ghostbusters (1986) | BraveStarr (1987-1988)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 5 nominations More »
AKA 
Erik Gunden | David Jeffrey | Erika Lane | Louis Scheimer  Less
BORN 
Oct 19, 1928 (died Oct 17, 2013)

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (20 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (70 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Demented FeaturesDemented Features (TV Series) In Memory Of ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Young JusticeYoung Justice (TV Series) Writer (character: Isis) ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
    • Intervention (Mar 2, 2013) Writer (character: Isis) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Starship Farragut - The Animated EpisodesStarship Farragut - The Animated Episodes (TV Mini-series) Romulan Commander / Azrael Crewman #2 ( 2 episodes, 2009–2010 )  Less 2009–2010 2
  • Primary photo for BraveStarrBraveStarr (TV Series) Producer ( 65 episodes, 1987–1988 ) , Alien Miner / Fleeder's Father / Dingo / Doc Clayton / Clodhopper / Barker / Howler / Fooftah Elder / Old Timer ( 64 episodes, 1987–1988 )  Less 1987–1988 65
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  • Primary photo for She-Ra: Princess of PowerShe-Ra: Princess of Power (TV Series) Swift Wind / Mantenna / Horde Troopers / Bibbet / Orko / Orko's shadow / Grizzlor / Leech / Rattlor / Light Hope / Doctor Blankford / Phlax Villagers / Horde Prime / Sprag / Sprocker / Broom / Villagers / Kowl / Horde Trooper / Farmer / Sorrowful / Hinderlands Guards / Rebel / Brigis villager / Spirit / Pop-Pee / Trap Jaw / Bee people / Rebels / Bright Moon Bowman / Peck / Bright Moon Scout / Monstroid #1 / Horde Computer / Old villager / Snout Spout / Peasant / Skylander / Fishermen of Bright Moon / Mer-Person / Serenity Stone keeper / King / Magic Mirror / Prince Norb / Villager / Condor's men / Store keeper / Guardsman / Uncle Montork / Big Uggo / Warden Umpty / Trollan soldier / Rebel guards / Young Rebel / Woodsman / Prince Orwall / Minister Cloudfoot / Modulok / Dragons / Horde Captain / Mates / The Falcon / Narrator / Mate / Multi-Bot / Messenger of the Selkies / Old man of Snow / Spikor / King Varn / Logan / Colonel Blast / Farmer Petro / Horde Messenger / Red Eye / Bird / Garv the Innkeeper / King Liz / Rokkon / King Agho / Horde Viewscreen-operator / Computer / Bright Moon Cook / Lookout / Scorpia's Servant / Mystacor Messenger / Bright Wing / Horde Pilot / Duke Dreer / Doorknocker / Robo-Friend / King Sprite / Boys / Professor Tempus / King Duplis / Prince Hazar / Graydor thugs / Sea Captain / Slave Driver / Slaves / Spirit of the Crown of Knowledge / Troll / Magic Knight / Vasser / Barris / Dylamug / Devlan Villagers / Seaman / Sea Elf #1 / Ranger / Mayor Guppi / King Miro / Mystacor soldier / King Gruff / Messenger / Blackmore Villagers / Kristan / Frod / Rebels Run Annoucer / King Randor / Tri-Klops / Kobra Khan / Slave / Father / Bard ( 93 episodes, 1985–1987 ) , Composer ( 93 episodes, 1985–1987 ) , Executive Producer ( 93 episodes, 1985–1987 ) , Performer ("Anchors Aloft") ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985–1987 93
    • Swifty's Baby (Dec 5, 1987) Swift Wind / Mantenna (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Composer (as Erika Lane), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Bibbet Story (Nov 28, 1987) Mantenna / Horde Troopers / Bibbet (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Composer (as Erika Lane), Executive Producer  Less
    • Shades of Orko (Nov 21, 1987) Orko / Orko's shadow / Grizzlor / Mantenna / Leech / Rattlor / Light Hope (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Composer (as Erika Lane), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for GhostbustersGhostbusters (TV Series) Tracy the Gorilla / Ansabone / Skelevision / Fib-Face / Apparitia's friends / Ghostalong / Beak / Sir Trancelot / Conctruction worker / Slave / Fuddy / Lieutenant / Lookout / Skeleton Fisherman / Outlaw Ghost / Sancho Panza / Black / Red / Yellow / Space Command / Baseball player / Ghost Knights / Mountain Spirit / Ghost Rat / Transylvanian man / Ghoul-Aide / Davis / Golem Soldier / Guard / Screamer / Security Guard / Fred / Mr. Randall / Space Center employee / Gypsy / Centurion / TV Announcer / Sand Beast / Future Officer / Dead Letter File Ghost / Robot Gorilla / Cameraman / Octopus / Wax Frankenstein Monster / Egyptian Guards ( 65 episodes, 1986 ) , Executive Producer ( 65 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 65
    • The Way You Are (Dec 5, 1986) Tracy the Gorilla / Ansabone / Skelevision / Fib-Face (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Executive Producer  Less
    • Maze Caves (Dec 4, 1986) Tracy the Gorilla / Skelevision (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Haunted Painting (Dec 3, 1986) Tracy the Gorilla / Ansabone / Skelevision (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for He-Man and She-Ra: A Christmas SpecialHe-Man and She-Ra: A Christmas Special (TV Movie) Orko / King Randor / Swift Wind / Spikor / Two-Bad / Modulok / Kowl / Rattlor / Horde Prime / Father / Multi-Bot (voice) (uncredited), Composer (as Erika Lane), Executive Producer  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for He-Man and the Masters of the UniverseHe-Man and the Masters of the Universe (TV Series) Orko / Kobra Khan / Attak Trak / Scales / King Randor / Palace Guests / Fisto / Spikor / Bendari robot / Trap Jaw / Moss Man / Two Bad / The Ancient Miror of Avathar / Computer voice / Tree Topper Pilot / Evil one / Galen Mycroft / Modulok / Farin / Karil / Palace Guards / Peasant / Mekaneck / Jeweler / Bee Person / Town crier / Magic Falls door / Royal Guard / Old man / Jed Hansen / Miller Perkins / Colonel Mark Blaze / Sy-Klone / Monster of Moragore / Prince Moragore / Jova / Two-Bad / Keeper of Time / Count Fall / Mr. Winter / Targon / Dragons / Pitt of Shadows Griffins / Station Zeta scientist / Morton / Messengers / Guardian of the Secrets of Castle Grayskull / General Tataran / Goblins / Intergalactic Police Agent #1 / Intergalactic Police Agent # 2 / Announcer / Melbrag's henchmen / Insect person / Insect people messenger / Clawful / Bee people / Orc Guard / The Great Orlando / King Miro / Holly the Hollywag / Stone City villager / Prankster / Blinker / Keeper of the Temple #1 / Keeper of the Temple # 2 / Kando / Biro / Leo / Lavama / Harro / Villagers / Prince Dal / Chief Torc / Tri-Klops / Chancelor / Lieutenant / NASA Control / Pooki / Belot Soldier / Guard / Eternians / Goblin warrior / Man-E-Faces / Bylon / Stratos / Bird-Men / Uncle Montork / Troll / Stridor / Horde Invaders / Villager / Batros / Lizard Man / Yarrow / Energy Beast / Raven / King Paw / Spirit of Mount Zelite / Castle Guard / Sylani / Zodac / Lizard guard / Zem / Braylok / Herald / Centaur / Shadowing / Mallek / Adult David of Abra / Togar / Trollan / Alarm / Orn, the Eternian Minister of Trade / Aquatican / Royal Guards / Kappa / Giant / Widgets / Various / Reptile Man / Fortress Soldier / Messenger / Skytree / Troll Sergeant Hogart / Sailor / Garn / Gargon Warrior / King Thales / Hover Robot / Computer / Farmers / Hoverbot / Daimar the Demon / King Von / Torg Guard / Wind Raider computer / Colossor / Young fellow / Aran / Sword of the Ancients / Door security / Jitsu / Fang Man / Ollo / Darkspy / Jaymar / Old Zak / Slave Driver / Elmas / Abram / Cosmic Comet / Second Comet ( 130 episodes, 1983–1985 ) , Composer ( 130 episodes, 1983–1985 ) , Executive Producer ( 130 episodes, 1983–1985 ) , Performer ("Harmony and Love") ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983–1985 130
    • The Cold Zone (Nov 21, 1985) Orko / Kobra Khan / Attak Trak / Scales (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Composer (as Erika Lane), Executive Producer  Less
    • To Save the Creatures (Nov 20, 1985) Orko / King Randor / Palace Guests (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Composer (as Erika Lane), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Games (Nov 19, 1985) Orko / Fisto / Spikor / Bendari robot (voice) (as Erik Gunden), Composer (as Erika Lane), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Fat Albert and the Cosby KidsFat Albert and the Cosby Kids (TV Series) Dumb Donald / Stinger / Legal Eagle ( 28 episodes, 1972–1985 ) , Producer ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972–1985 29
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  • Primary photo for Gilligan's PlanetGilligan's Planet (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 13
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  • Primary photo for Flash GordonFlash Gordon (TV Series) Gremlin / Robot / Lizard man / Forest man / Hawk man / Rodent / Narrator / Forrest man / Tropica soldier / Guard / Captain Erzine / Captain Triton / Arborian / Priest / Gillman ( 24 episodes, 1979–1982 ) , Executive Producer ( 24 episodes, 1979–1982 )  Less 1979–1982 24
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  • Primary photo for Flash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of AllFlash Gordon: The Greatest Adventure of All (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Fat Albert Easter SpecialThe Fat Albert Easter Special (TV Short) Producer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hero HighHero High (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1981–1982
  • Primary photo for The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam!The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam! (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1981–1982
  • Primary photo for The Tarzan/Lone Ranger/Zorro Adventure HourThe Tarzan/Lone Ranger/Zorro Adventure Hour (TV Series) Producer  Less 1980–1982
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of Tom and JerryThe New Adventures of Tom and Jerry (TV Series) Slick Wolf / Barney Bear / Various Characters, Producer  Less 1980–1982
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of Mighty Mouse and Heckle and JeckleThe New Adventures of Mighty Mouse and Heckle and Jeckle (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1979–1982
  • Primary photo for BlackstarBlackstar (TV Series) Producer ( 13 episodes, 1981 ) , Prince Dahl / Vizier / Ice Guard / Commander / Two-headed dragon / Phantom pirate / Desert Sprite King ( 9 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 13
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  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of ZorroThe New Adventures of Zorro (TV Series) Producer ( 13 episodes, 1981 ) , Peasant / Coach driver / Servant / Peasants / Ramon's men / Pirate / French sailor / Spanish Captain / Guard / Soldier ( 7 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 13
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  • Primary photo for A Snow White ChristmasA Snow White Christmas (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Sport BillySport Billy (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 26 episodes, 1979–1980 ) , Olympian Computer / Robert Burns / Chairman / Captain / Tennis player / Vizier / Tiki / Lady with dog / Umpire / Vandalucian Guard ( 25 episodes, 1979–1980 )  Less 1979–1980 26
    • A Tale of Two Billys (Nov 16, 1980) Olympian Computer (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • Australian Adventure (Nov 9, 1980) Olympian Computer (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • Taj Mahal Mystery (Jan 11, 1980) Olympian Computer (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Tarzan and the Super 7Tarzan and the Super 7 (TV Series) Bat-Mite / Bat-Computer / Clayface, Executive Producer  Less 1978–1980
  • Primary photo for Jason of Star CommandJason of Star Command (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 28 episodes, 1978–1979 )  Less 1978–1979 28
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  • Primary photo for Tarzan, Lord of the JungleTarzan, Lord of the Jungle (TV Series) N'Kima ( 36 episodes, 1976–1979 ) , Executive Producer ( 36 episodes, 1976–1979 )  Less 1976–1979 36
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  • Primary photo for Fabulous FunniesFabulous Funnies (TV Series) Composer, Executive Producer  Less 1978–1979
  • Primary photo for The Freedom ForceThe Freedom Force (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer  Less 1978– 
  • Primary photo for Sabrina, Super WitchSabrina, Super Witch (TV Series) Producer  Less 1977–1978
  • Primary photo for Archie's Bang-Shang Lalapalooza ShowArchie's Bang-Shang Lalapalooza Show (TV Series) Producer  Less 1977–1978
  • Primary photo for The Fat Albert Christmas SpecialThe Fat Albert Christmas Special (TV Short) Producer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Space AcademySpace Academy (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 15 episodes, 1977 ) , Ergo / Targ / Alien ( 2 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 15
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  • Primary photo for Space SentinelsSpace Sentinels (TV Series) M.O. the Maintenance Operator / Brad / Dr. Kerlin / Guard 1 / Guard 2 / Doctor / Reporter / The Force / Prime Sentinel / Archaeologist / Egyptian / Computer / Scientist / Guard / M.O. the Maintenance Operato / Solider / General / Robot I / Robot II ( 13 episodes, 1977 ) , Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 13
    • The World Ship (Dec 3, 1977) M.O. the Maintenance Operator / Brad (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Jupiter Spore (Nov 26, 1977) M.O. the Maintenance Operator / Brad (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • Fauna (Nov 19, 1977) M.O. the Maintenance Operator / Dr. Kerlin (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Fat Albert Halloween SpecialThe Fat Albert Halloween Special (TV Short) Dumb Donald (voice), Producer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of BatmanThe New Adventures of Batman (TV Series) Bat-Mite / Bat Computer / Bat-Computer / Clayface ( 16 episodes, 1977 ) , Executive Producer ( 16 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977 16
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  • Primary photo for The New Archie/Sabrina HourThe New Archie/Sabrina Hour (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Ark IIArk II (TV Series) Adam / Omega / Alphie ( 15 episodes, 1976 ) , Executive Producer ( 15 episodes, 1976 )  Less 1976 15
    • Orkus (Dec 18, 1976) Adam (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • Don Quixote (Dec 11, 1976) Adam (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Balloon (Dec 4, 1976) Adam (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for IsisIsis (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 22 episodes, 1975–1976 )  Less 1975–1976 22
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  • Primary photo for Shazam!Shazam! (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 28 episodes, 1974–1976 )  Less 1974–1976 28
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  • Primary photo for The Secret Lives of Waldo KittyThe Secret Lives of Waldo Kitty (TV Series) Producer  Less 1975–1976
  • Primary photo for Uncle Croc's BlockUncle Croc's Block (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1975–1976
  • Primary photo for The Ghost BustersThe Ghost Busters (TV Series) Zero ( 15 episodes, 1975 ) , Executive Producer ( 15 episodes, 1975 )  Less 1975 15
    • The Abominable Snowman (Dec 13, 1975) Zero (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • Merlin, the Magician (Dec 6, 1975) Zero (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Vikings Have Landed (Nov 29, 1975) Zero (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of GilliganThe New Adventures of Gilligan (TV Series) Snubby the Monkey ( 24 episodes, 1974–1975 ) , Executive Producer ( 24 episodes, 1974–1975 )  Less 1974–1975 24
    • Moderation (Oct 18, 1975) Snubby the Monkey (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Great Train Robbery (Oct 11, 1975) Snubby the Monkey (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
    • Silence Is Leaden (Oct 4, 1975) Snubby the Monkey (voice) (uncredited), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for My Favorite MartiansMy Favorite Martians (TV Series) Producer  Less 1973–1975
  • Primary photo for U.S. Of ArchieU.S. Of Archie (TV Series) Producer ( 16 episodes, 1974 )  Less 1974 16
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  • Primary photo for Star TrekStar Trek (TV Series) Producer ( 22 episodes, 1973–1974 ) , Dramian Guard / Romulan crewman / Lemus / Aquan Harvester ( 3 episodes, 1973–1974 )  Less 1973–1974 22
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  • Primary photo for Sabrina, the Teenage WitchSabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series) Producer  Less 1971–1974
  • Primary photo for Mission: Magic!Mission: Magic! (TV Series) Producer ( 16 episodes, 1973 )  Less 1973 16
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  • Primary photo for Lassie's Rescue RangersLassie's Rescue Rangers (TV Series) Producer ( 16 episodes, 1972–1973 )  Less 1972–1973 16
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  • Primary photo for Archie's TV FunniesArchie's TV Funnies (TV Series) Producer  Less 1971–1973
  • Primary photo for The ABC Saturday Superstar MovieThe ABC Saturday Superstar Movie (TV Series) Producer ( 3 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972 3
  • Primary photo for The Brady KidsThe Brady Kids (TV Series) Producer ( 2 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972 2
  • Primary photo for Aesop's FablesAesop's Fables (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for The Hardy BoysThe Hardy Boys (TV Series) Producer  Less 1969–1971
  • Primary photo for Archie's FunhouseArchie's Funhouse (TV Series) Producer ( 16 episodes )  Less 1970–1971 16
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  • Primary photo for Sabrina and the Groovie GooliesSabrina and the Groovie Goolies (TV Series) Producer ( 16 episodes, 1970 )  Less 1970 16
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  • Primary photo for Will the Real Jerry Lewis Please Sit DownWill the Real Jerry Lewis Please Sit Down (TV Series) Producer ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for AquamanAquaman (TV Series) Producer ( 18 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969 18
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  • Primary photo for Archie and His New PalsArchie and His New Pals (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for Fantastic VoyageFantastic Voyage (TV Series) Producer ( 17 episodes, 1968–1969 )  Less 1968–1969 17
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  • Primary photo for The Archie ShowThe Archie Show (TV Series) Producer  Less 1968–1969
  • Primary photo for The Batman/Superman HourThe Batman/Superman Hour (TV Series) Producer ( 3 episodes, 1968 )  Less 1968 3
  • Primary photo for Journey to the Center of the EarthJourney to the Center of the Earth (TV Series) Producer ( 17 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 17
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  • Primary photo for The Superman/Aquaman Hour of AdventureThe Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (TV Series) Producer ( 3 episodes, 1967 )  Less 1967 3
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of SupermanThe New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) Producer ( 3 episodes, 1966 )  Less 1966 3
  • Primary photo for His Mother MarveledHis Mother Marveled (TV Short) Director (as Louis Scheimer)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Rod RocketRod Rocket (TV Series) Director  Less 1963– 
  • Primary photo for Bozo: The World's Most Famous ClownBozo: The World's Most Famous Clown (TV Series) Art Director ( 156 episodes, 1958–1962 ) , Layout Artist ( 5 episodes, 1958 ) , Background Artist ( 3 episodes, 1958 )  Less 1958–1962 156
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  • Primary photo for Popeye the SailorPopeye the Sailor (TV Series) Artist ( 18 episodes, 1960 )  Less 1960 18
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  • Primary photo for Les aventures de TintinLes aventures de Tintin (TV Series) Background Artist ( 2 episodes, 1959 )  Less 1959 2
    • Objectif lune 2 (1959) Background Artist (uncredited)  Less
    • Objectif lune 1 (1959) Background Artist (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Gateways to the MindGateways to the Mind (TV Movie) Background Artist (uncredited)  Less 1958
Self (6 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Toy MastersToy Masters Himself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Pioneers of TelevisionPioneers of Television (TV Mini-series) Himself / Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • Local Kids' TV (Feb 8, 2011) Himself / Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids  Less
  • Primary photo for Animation Maverick: The Lou Scheimer StoryAnimation Maverick: The Lou Scheimer Story (Video) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Drawn to the Final FrontierDrawn to the Final Frontier (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for When Mom and Dad Break UpWhen Mom and Dad Break Up (Video) Orko (voice) (uncredited)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Showbiz TodayShowbiz Today (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Skeletor's RevengeSkeletor's Revenge (Video) Orko / Trap Jaw / Attak Trak / King Randor / King Paw / Royal Guard / Uncle Montork (archive sound) (archive footage) (as Erik Gunden)  Less 1986
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