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Hamilton Luske (1903–1968)


Hamilton Luske was born on October 16, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for Cinderella (1950), Pinocchio (1940) and Mary Poppins (1964). He was married to Frances Mary Crabb. He died on February 19, 1968 in Bel Air, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Cinderella Director
(1950)
Pinocchio Director
(1940)
Mary Poppins Animation Department
(1964)
Peter Pan Director
(1953)

Filmography

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 1987 DTV Monster Hits (TV Movie) (original material)
 1987 DTV 'Doggone' Valentine (TV Movie) (original material)
 1986 DTV Valentine (TV Movie) (original material)
 1984 DTV: Golden Oldies (Video) (original material)
 1984 DTV: Pop & Rock (Video) (original material)
 1984 DTV: Rock, Rhythm & Blues (Video) (original material)
 1982 A Walt Disney Christmas (Video) (original material)
 1982 Disney's Halloween Treat (Video) (original material)
  The Magical World of Disney (TV Series) (49 episodes, 1954 - 1970) (segment director - 1 episode, 1957)
- Nature's Strangest Oddballs (1970) ... (as Hamilton S. Luske)
- Nature's Better Built Homes (1969) ... (as Hamilton S. Luske)
- Pacifically Peeking (1968) ... (as Hamilton S. Luske)
- Nature's Charter Tours (1968) ... (as Hamilton S. Luske)
- The Ranger of Brownstone (1968) ... (as Hamilton S. Luske)
 1968 Understanding Stresses and Strains (Short) (as Hamilton S. Luske)
 1967 Scrooge McDuck and Money (Short)
 1961 Donald and the Wheel (Short) (as Hamilton S. Luske)
 1961 The Litterbug (Short) (as Hamilton S. Luske)
 1961 One Hundred and One Dalmatians (as Hamilton S. Luske)
 1960 Goliath II (Short) (earlier cartoon clips, uncredited)
 1959 Donald in Mathmagic Land (Short) (as Hamilton S. Luske, supervising)
 1959 Disneyland '59 (TV Movie documentary) (as Hamilton S. Luske)
 1959 Sleeping Beauty (sequence director - uncredited)
 1956 Disneyland, U.S.A. (Documentary short) (as Hamilton S. Luske)
 1955/I Contrast in Rhythm (Short)
 1954 Donald's Diary (Short) (earlier cartoon clips, uncredited)
 1953 Ben and Me (Short)
 1953 Don's Fountain of Youth (Short) (earlier cartoon clips, uncredited)
 1953 Peter Pan
 1951 How to Catch a Cold (Short) (uncredited)
 1950 Cinderella
 1948 So Dear to My Heart (cartoon director)
 1948 Melody Time (cartoon director)
 1948 Once Upon a Wintertime (Short)
 1948 Trees (Short)
 1947 Fun and Fancy Free (animation director - uncredited)
 1947 Mickey and the Beanstalk (Short)
 1944 The Pelican and the Snipe (Short)
 1943 Pedro (Short)
 1942 Saludos Amigos (Short) (sequence director - as Ham Luske)
 1942 Food Will Win the War (Documentary short)
 1942 Mickey's Birthday Party (Short) (earlier cartoon clips, uncredited)
 1941/II The Reluctant Dragon (Short)
 1941/I The Reluctant Dragon (cartoon sequences)
 1940 Fantasia (: in most releases - segment "The Pastoral Symphony", uncredited)
 1940 Pinocchio (supervising director)
 1939 Ugly Duckling (Short) (uncredited)
 1939 Mickey's Surprise Party (Short) (uncredited)
 1936 Mickey's Elephant (Short) (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Hamilton S. Luske | Ham Luske

Spouse:

Frances Mary Crabb  (his death)  (2 children)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Luske graduated from the University of California- Berkley where he majored in business. He began to make a living as a newspaper cartoonist in Oakland, where he worked throughout the 1920s. Soon however it was the Great Depression and work for a commercial cartoonist was few and far between no matter how good you were. Fortunately at the same time the Disney Studio was looking for artists to ... See more »

Nickname:

Ham

Star Sign:

Libra

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