Hong Kong Phooey Color Model/Publicity Cel (Hanna-Barbera, 1974). This fan-favorite show premiered on ABC-TV on 9/7/74. It featured Scatman Crothers as the voice of Penrod Pooch/Hong Kong Phooey. This is a rare studio Color Model/Publicity cel of Hong Kong Phooey in his Phooey Mobile.
Benjamin Sherman "Scatman" Crothers (May 23, 1910 – November 22, 1986) was an American actor, singer, dancer and musician known for his work as Louie the Garbage Man on the TV show Chico and the Man, and as Dick Hallorann in The Shining in 1980. He was also a prolific voiceover artist, and provided the voices of Meadowlark Lemon in the animated TV version of The Harlem Globetrotters, Jazz the Autobot in The Transformers, and the title character in Hong Kong Phooey.
Scatman Crothers - actor, singer, dancer, musician. Best known for his roles in "One Flew Over he Cuckoos Nest", "The Shining" and in the TV show "Chico And The Man". He died on Nov 22, 1986 from lung cancer at the age of 76.
Scatman Crothers, Actor: The Shining. Scatman Crothers was born Benjamin Sherman Crothers on May 23, 1910 in Terre Haute, Indiana. Songwriter ("Dearest One"), actor, composer, singer, comedian and guitarist who, after high school, appeared in nightclubs, hotels, films and on television. He made many records, including his own compositions. He joined ASCAP in 1959, and his popular-song compositions also include "The Gal Looks Good", "...