Tex Avery (I) (1908–1980)

Director | Animation Department | Writer

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Though he created Screwy Squirrel, he grew to hate the character enough to have him die after only five appearances, with no intention of ever working on him again. When a former animator sent him mail suggesting doing just this with some potential ...


He wasn't Bugs without the gags we gave him.


He liked to interrupt the actions of his films, to give a comment that always ended with "...isn't it?". A true sample is, "Incredable, aint it?". Having a cowboy chase scene suddenly replaced with the sentence, "Exciting, isn't it?"

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Frederick Bean Avery

Taylor, Texas, USA


(age 72)
Burbank, California, USA


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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