April 2008

Ollie Johnston 1912-2008 RIP Posted Tuesday, April 15, 2008, 1:27AM by andromaton
"    " ... and then there were none."

For over three decades now, animation fans have been quietly counting down. As first John Lounsbury, and then Les Clark slipped away. Followed by Woolie Reitherman, Milt Kahl and Eric Larsen. Then Marc Davis, Ward KimballFrank Thomas. And today word came out of Sequim, WA. that Ollie Johnston -- the last of Walt's Nine Old Men -- had passed away at the age of 95.

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Ollie Johnston 1912-2008