Scatman Crothers

Scatman Crothers

Highest Rated: 100% Meet Me at the Fair (1953)

Lowest Rated: 6% Zapped! (1982)

Birthday: May 23, 1910

Birthplace: Terre Haute, Indiana, USA

Bald, wide-eyed character player with a raspy voice whose career reached its peak in the 1970s and early 80s with several memorable screen roles (e.g. Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining" 1980) and the popular TV show "Chico and the Man" (1974-1978).

Highest rated movies

Meet Me at the Fair
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
The Journey of Natty Gann
The Shootist
The Shining
Silver Streak
Bronco Billy
The King of Marvin Gardens

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
91% 78% The Journey of Natty Gann Sherman (Character) $8.5M 1985
59% 55% Twilight Zone: The Movie Mr. Bloom (Character) - 1983
18% 37% Two of a Kind Earl (Character) - 1983
33% 26% Deadly Eyes George Foskins (Character) - 1982
6% 39% Zapped! Dexter Jones (Character) - 1982
No Score Yet 79% Banjo the Woodpile Cat Unknown (Character) - 1982
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rats George Foskins (Character) - 1982
No Score Yet No Score Yet Missing Children: A Mother's Story Mose Wheeler (Character) - 1982
No Score Yet 43% The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan's Island Dewey Stevens (Character) - 1981
75% 48% Bronco Billy Doc Lynch (Character) - 1980
82% 93% The Shining Dick Hallorann (Character) - 1980
No Score Yet 75% Scavenger Hunt Sam (Character) - 1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet Vegas Rosey (Character) - 1978
50% 58% The Cheap Detective Tinker (Character) - 1978
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mean Dog Blues Mudcat (Character) - 1978
81% 71% Silver Streak Ralston (Character) - 1976
83% 88% The Shootist Moses Brown (liveryman) (Character) - 1976
67% 40% Stay Hungry William (Character) - 1976
25% 34% The Fortune Fisherman (Character) - 1975
93% 96% One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Orderly Turkle (Character) - 1975
No Score Yet 41% Friday Foster Noble Franklin (Character) - 1975
No Score Yet 79% Coonskin Pappy/Old Man Bone (Voice) - 1975
No Score Yet 84% Streetfight Unknown (Character) - 1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet Man on the Outside Ruben Hammer (Character) - 1975
60% 73% Truck Turner Duke (Character) - 1974
No Score Yet 70% Black Belt Jones Pop Byrd (Character) - 1974
25% 49% Detroit 9000 Reverend Markham (Character) $2.1K 1973
67% 86% Lady Sings the Blues Big Ben (Character) - 1972
71% 59% The King of Marvin Gardens Lewis (Character) - 1972
43% 66% The Great White Hope Carnival Barker (Character) - 1970
63% 70% The Aristocats Scat Cat (Voice) $17.3M 1970
14% 42% Bloody Mama Moses (Character) - 1970
No Score Yet 64% Three on a Couch Party Guest (Character) - 1966
20% 64% Lady in a Cage Junkyard Proprietor's Assistant (Character) - 1964
No Score Yet 0% The Sins of Rachel Cade Musinga (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet 36% Alias Jesse James Railroad Porter (Character) - 1959
No Score Yet 55% Between Heaven and Hell George (uncredited) (Character) - 1956
No Score Yet No Score Yet East of Sumatra Baltimore (Character) - 1953
100% No Score Yet Meet Me at the Fair Enoch Jones (Character) - 1953

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 85% Transformers Jazz (Voice) 1984-1986
97% 100% Hill Street Blues Lionel "Train" Talbot (Guest Star) 1984
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hotel Unknown (Guest Star) 1983
No Score Yet 100% Taxi Walt (Guest Star) 1983
40% No Score Yet One of the Boys Bernard Solomon (Character) 1982
No Score Yet 100% Laverne & Shirley Unknown (Guest Star) 1980
No Score Yet 76% Incredible Hulk Unknown (Guest Star) 1979
No Score Yet No Score Yet Charlie's Angels Unknown (Guest Star) 1978
No Score Yet No Score Yet Chico and the Man Louie Wilson (Character) 1974-1978
No Score Yet No Score Yet Starsky and Hutch Unknown (Guest Star) 1977
No Score Yet 100% Sanford and Son Unknown (Guest Star) 1975
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hong Kong Phooey Unknown (Voice) 1974
No Score Yet 100% The Odd Couple Blind Man (Guest Star) 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mannix Mudcat (Guest Star) 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet McMillan and Wife Unknown (Guest Star) 1974
100% 100% Kolchak: The Night Stalker Unknown (Guest Star) 1974
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kojak Unknown (Guest Star) 1973
No Score Yet 20% Bewitched Handler (Guest Star) 1971
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Good Life Unknown (Guest Star) 1971
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Governor & J.J. Rupert (Guest Star) 1970
No Score Yet 100% Bonanza Unknown (Guest Star) 1961
No Score Yet 98% Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown (Character) 1958