Don DaGradi

Birthday:

03/01/1911

Place of birth:

New York City - New York - USA:

Biography:

Disney writer who started out as a layout artist on 1940s cartoons including "Der Fuehrer's Face" in 1943. He eventually moved into animated features with the film Lady and the Tramp in 1955. He also worked as a color and styling or sequence consultant on many other motion pictures for Disney. His greatest achievement was for his visual screenplay for Mary Poppins in 1964 for which he shared an Oscar nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay with Bill Walsh. Don DaGradi died August 4, 1991, in Friday Harbor, Washington. He was named a Disney Legend posthumously, only months after his death. - Wikipedia


Production Credits

The Love Bug (1997)
Writer
Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)
Screenplay
The Love Bug (1968)
Screenplay
Blackbeard's Ghost (1968)
Screenplay
Lt. Robin Crusoe U.S.N. (1966)
Screenplay
Mary Poppins (1964)
Screenplay
The Parent Trap (1961)
Sequence Artist
Sleeping Beauty (1959)
Production Designer
Lady and the Tramp (1955)
Screenplay
The Brave Engineer (1950)
Layout
Hockey Homicide (1945)
Layout
Duck Pimples (1945)
Layout
The Three Caballeros (1944)
Layout
How to Be a Sailor (1944)
Layout
Victory Vehicles (1943)
Layout
Der Fuehrer's Face (1943)
Layout
How to Fish (1942)
Layout
Dumbo (1941)
Art Direction