Bill Cobbs (born June 16, 1934) is an American actor who played the role of Arthur Chaney in Air Bud, Speet in First Kid, Grandfather in the 2011 film The Muppets, and Mr. Stewert in The Search for Santa Paws. He also played the role of the Master Tinker in the 2013 film Oz the Great and Powerful, and Orvis in The Color of Money. He is also the cousin of Song of the South actor James Baskett.