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Charles Martin "Chuck" Jones (September 21, 1912 - February 22, 2002) was an American animator, cartoon artist, screenwriter, producer, and director of animated films, most memorably of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies shorts for the Warner Bros. Cartoons studio. He directed many of the classic short animated cartoons starring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, the Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote, Sylvester, Pepé Le Pew and a slew of other Warner characters. Three of these shorts (Duck Amuck, One Froggy Evening and What's Opera, Doc? ) were later inducted into the National Film Registry. Chief among Jones' other works was the famous "Hunting Trilogy" of Rabbit Fire, Rabbit Seasoning, and Duck! Rabbit, Duck! (1951-1953). After his career at Warner Bros. ended in 1962, Jones started Sib Tower 12 Productions and began producing cartoons for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, including a new series of Tom and Jerry shorts and the television adaptation of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

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Chuck Jones

Born 1912-09-21 (110 years ago) in Spokane, Washington, U.S.. Dead 2002-02-22 (89 years).

Awards
Award Ceremony Year Awarded for
Academy Honorary Award 68th Academy Awards 1995
DGA Honorary Life Member Award 48th Directors Guild of America Awards 1995
Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) (The Dot and the Line) 38th Academy Awards 1965 The Dot and the Line
Nominated for awards
Award Ceremony Year Nominated for
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation (Bugs Bunny's Bustin' Out All Over) 32nd Primetime Emmy Awards 1980 Bugs Bunny's Bustin' Out All Over
Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) (The Dot and the Line) 38th Academy Awards 1965 The Dot and the Line
Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) (Beep Prepared) 34th Academy Awards 1961 Beep Prepared
Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) (Nelly's Folly) 34th Academy Awards 1961 Nelly's Folly
Retro Hugo for Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form (Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century) 1954 Retro Hugo Awards 1954 Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century
Retro Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation (Rabbit of Seville) 1951 Retro Hugo Awards 1951 Rabbit of Seville
Relationships
Name From To Relationship type
Marian J. Dern(Gifta: 1981–2002-02-22) 1981 2002-02-22 Gifta
Dorothy Webster(Gifta: 1935-01-31–1978-02-28) 1935-01-31 1978-02-28 Gifta

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Charles Martin "Chuck" Jones (September 21, 1912 - February 22, 2002) was an American animator, cartoon artist, screenwriter, producer, and director of animated films, most memorably of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies shorts for the Warner Bros. Cartoons studio. He directed many of the classic short animated cartoons starring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, the Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote, Sylvester, Pepé Le Pew and a slew of other Warner characters. Three of these shorts (Duck Amuck, One Froggy Evening and What's Opera, Doc?) were later inducted into the National Film Registry. Chief among Jones' other works was the famous "Hunting Trilogy" of Rabbit Fire, Rabbit Seasoning, and Duck! Rabbit, Duck! (1951-1953).

After his career at Warner Bros. ended in 1962, Jones started Sib Tower 12 Productions and began producing cartoons for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, including a new series of Tom and Jerry shorts and the television adaptation of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!. He later started his own studio, Chuck Jones Productions, which created several one-shot specials, and periodically worked on Looney Tunes related works.

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