Will Wright (actor)


Will Wright (actor)

infobox actor
name=Will Wright



birthname=William Henry Wright
birthdate=birth date|1891|3|26
othername=Will J. Wright
deathdate=death date and age|1962|6|19|1891|3|26
deathplace=San Francisco, California

Will Wright (born William Henry Wright on March 26, 1891 - June 19, 1962 in San Francisco, California) was an American character actor frequently cast in curmudgeonly roles. He was sometimes credited as Will J. Wright. He portrayed department store owner and grasping landlord Ben Weaver in several episodes of The Andy Griffith Show, and was the voice of Friend Owl in Walt Disney's animated film Bambi. He died on 19 June 1962. [*imdb name|id=0942926|name=Will Wright.]

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* [http://www.dougmacaulay.com/kingspud/sel_by_actor_index_2.php?actor_first=Will&actor_last=Wright Great Character Actors] .
* [http://www.allmovie.com/cg/avg.dll?p=avg&sql=2:77646 All Movie Guide] .

Persondata
NAME= Wright, Will
ALTERNATIVE NAMES= Wright, William Henry
SHORT DESCRIPTION=Actor
DATE OF BIRTH=1891-3-26
PLACE OF BIRTH=
DATE OF DEATH=1962-6-19
PLACE OF DEATH=San Francisco, California


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