Kenneth Mars

Kenneth Mars

Birth
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 12 Feb 2011 (aged 75)
Granada Hills, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 65644119 · View Source
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Actor. He was a veteran character performer best known for his farcical roles as Franz Liebkind in "The Producers" (1968) and as Inspector Hans Wilhelm Fredrich Kemp in Mel Brooks' "Young Frankenstein" (1974). He began his career in television making his debut on the the series "Car 54, Where Are You?" followed by apearences on "Gunsmoke", "Get Smart", "He & She", "McMillan & Wife", "The Bob Crane Show" and many more. His other film credits included "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" (1969), "Desperate Characters" (1971), "What's Up, Doc?" (1972), "Radio Days" (1987) and "Shadows and Fog" (1991). During his 40 plus years in show business, he also cultivated a robust career as a voice actor working on such projects as "The Jetsons", "The Flintstones Kids", "The Little Mermaid", "Duckman", "Life With Louie" and "The Land Before Time" series. He died of cancer.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 14 Feb 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 65644119
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Kenneth Mars (14 Apr 1935–12 Feb 2011), Find a Grave Memorial no. 65644119, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.