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Friz Freleng created 2 movies in the Animation, Comedy, Family, Short, Music, Music, Crime, Western genres.
Friz Freleng got succeed with average imdb rating 6.4.
Widow Lily died February 2003.
Father of Hope Freleng and Sybil Freleng.
His colleagues during the Warner Brothers years based the character Yosemite Sam on him. It was based on his short stature and his tendency for sudden explosive outbursts.
Adopted the name Friz after being asked to go by I. Freleng after World War 2 broke out, and not wanting to go simply by an initial. Friz was taken from another artist named Frisby.
He is regarded as one of the major figures in his field as an animator and as an animation director. He had no formal training in art.
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