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Ben Wright
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Born May 5, 1915
London, England
Died July 2, 1989 (aged 74)
Burbank, California, United States
Cause of death Heart failure post-surgery
Nationality Flag of the United Kingdom.svg British
Alternate names
Occupation(s) Actor and voice actor
Years active 1936-1989
Spouse(s) Muriel Roberts-Wright (1951-1989; his death)
Children 2

Ben Wright (May 5, 1915July 2, 1989) was an English actor mostly known for his roles in The Sound of Music and My Fair Lady.

He voiced Roger Radcliffe in One Hundred and One Dalmatians, Rama in The Jungle Book, and Grimsby in The Little Mermaid.

During the production of The Little Mermaid, nobody knew that Ben had provided the voice of Roger in One Hundred and One Dalmatians, and he had to tell them that he played the character. The role of Grimsby was the last role that he ever played before his death on July 2, 1989 from heart failure after having heart surgery at St. Joseph's Hospital in Burbank, California at the age of 74.

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