Eric Idle (born March 29, 1943) is an English comedian, actor, voice actor, author, singer-songwriter, musician, writer and comedic composer. Idle is a member of the British surreal comedy group Monty Python, a member of The Rutles, and the author of the Broadway musical Spamalot.

He has done several Disney projects, most notably playing Dr. Nigel Channing at Epcot's Imagination Pavilion, as well as the narrator in the Miramax film Ella Enchanted.

Outside of Disney, he is well-known for portraying Paul "Dibs" Plutzker in the 1995 live-action film Casper, and voicing Devon in Quest for Camelot and Slyly in Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie.

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