Samuel E Wright
Samuel E. Wright
Background information
Born: November 20, 1946 (age 70)
Camden, South Carolina, United States
Cause of death:
Alternate names:
Occupation(s): Actor and singer
Years active: 1973-2008

Samuel E. Wright  (born November 20, 1946) is an American film and theater actor and singer who is best known as the voice of Sebastian in Disney's The Little Mermaid, for which he provided the main vocals to "Under the Sea", which won the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Wright also played the part of Mufasa in the original cast of The Lion King on Broadway for which he was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actor.


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