Shamus Culhane

Shamus Culhane

animation department, director, producer

Shamus Culhane was born on Nov 12, 1908 in USA. Shamus Culhane's big-screen debut came with The Herring Murder Case directed by Dave Fleischer in 1931. Shamus Culhane is known for Woody Woodpecker and His Friends directed by John Semper, Daws Butler stars as Various Voices and Paul Frees as Various Voices. The most recent award Shamus Culhane achieved is Annie Awards. The upcoming new movie Shamus Culhane plays is Woody Woodpecker and His Friends which will be released on Jun 23, 1982.

James "Shamus" Culhane was the only animator to work on all of the first four animated feature-length Walt Disney cartoons. In a career that spanned six decades, he worked for 18 cartoon studios, including his own. In the mid-'0s his early hand-drawn animation was combined with computer animation for Disney films, including Aladdin (1992), Le Roi Lion (1994), and Pocahontas, une légende indienne (1995).

  • Birthday

    Nov 12, 1908
  • Place of Birth

    Ware, Massachusetts, USA

Known For


2 wins & 0 nominations

Annie Awards
Winner - Winsor McCay Award
Motion Picture Screen Cartoonists Awards
Winner - Golden Award

Movies & TV Shows