Brer Bear Makes a Cameo in Lion King 1 1/2

Several readers have noted that Brer Bear (or, more specifically, Brer Bear’s silhouette) makes a cameo in the recently-released Lion King 1 1/2. At the end of the movie, several Disney characters appear as silhouettes against a movie screen, taking their … Continue reading

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Nick Stewart, Voice of Brer Bear, Passes Away

Best known for his contribution to Song of the South and Splash Mountain as the voice of Brer Bear, the surviving cast member “Lightnin’” of the Amos ‘N’ Andy Show, and the founder of the Ebony Showcase Theater, passed away … Continue reading

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