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Barbara Luddy

Show Count: 27
Series Count: 2
Role: Old Time Radio Star
Old Time Radio
Born: May 25, 1908, Great Falls, Montana, USA
Died: April 1, 1979, Los Angeles, California, USA
Her film career began with silent pictures in the 1920s, during which time she was also a prolific radio performer. One of her better known performances on radio was on the The First Nighter Program from 1936 until the series ended in 1953.

Barbara Luddy is perhaps best remembered for her voice work in Disney animated films such as Lady and the Tramp (in which she played the titular Lady), Sleeping Beauty, One Hundred and One Dalmatians, Robin Hood and the Winnie-the-Pooh featurettes including Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree, Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day, and Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Too, all of which were edited into the composite feature The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh. Her other film credits include Terrified (1962) and the TV film Lost Flight (1969). She also guest starred in episodes of such television programs as Hazel, Dragnet, Adam-12, andKolchak: The Night Stalker.

She died in Los Angeles, California, in 1979 age 70 from lung cancer. [Source: Wikipedia]


Broadcast: 2nd June 1947
Added: Jun 07 2009
Broadcast: 24th October 1952
Added: Aug 02 2010