Paul Newman (born January 26, 1925 - September 26, 2008) was an American actor, film director, producer, race car driver, IndyCar owner, entrepreneur, and activist.

For Disney, he voiced Doc Hudson in the 2006 Disney/Pixar film Cars, the role having been his final one, he reprised the role again in Mater and the Ghost Light and in the 2006 video game of the same name. Unused recordings of him originally recorded for Cars was used for Doc in Cars 3.[1]

He also played Fast Eddie Felson in The Color of Money. His other known roles are Doug Roberts in The Towering Inferno, and Luke Jackson in Cool Hand Luke.

Disney Roles




  1. "Disney Pixar Returns to NAIAS with Cars 3 – Interview with Jay Ward and Jay Shuster + Extended Look! #Cars3 #NAIAS #DetroitlovesAutos".. (January 10, 2017). Retrieved on April 2, 2017.
  2. Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988): NotStarring at IMDb
  3. These 7 Facts You (Probably) Didn't Know About 'Toy Story' Will Blow Your Mind! at Movie Pilot