Meaning of HANNA, WILLIAM ; AND BARBERA, JOSEPH in English

HANNA, WILLIAM ; AND BARBERA, JOSEPH

born July 14, 1910, Melrose, N.M., U.S.

died March 22, 2001, Hollywood, Calif.

born March 24, 1911, New York, N.Y.

U.S. animators.

Both Hanna and Barbera joined MGM in 1937 and there collaborated to create the cartoon characters Tom and Jerry. From 1940 to 1957 they produced over 200 Tom and Jerry cartoons, 7 of which won Academy Awards. They founded Hanna-Barbera Productions in 1957 and collaborated on such popular television cartoon series as The Flintstones , Yogi Bear , and Huckleberry Hound .

Britannica Concise Encyclopedia.      Краткая энциклопедия Британика.