He is remembered for voicing Robby the Robot in the science fiction film Forbidden Planet (1956), a role he reprised in the lesser-known The Invisible Boy (1957). Miller's next most notable role is that of Michael Anthony, the loyal assistant of Paul Frees's generous billionaire John Beresford Tipton Jr.On the TV series The Millionaire (19551960). Magoo, Deadline At Dawn, Dead Reckoning, Off Limits, The Golden Horde, and many other movies and TV shows. After graduating from high school in St. Louis, Missouri, Miller attended that city's Washington University, where he was a member of the dramatic and musical comedy groups.
He played in the band, edited the school newspaper, and started his professional career in radio, making his debut in his freshman year. Without previous training, he applied for a job at a local radio station but was turned down. He played all the roles in a sketch he had written himself, including an Englishman, a Frenchman, an Italian, an American gangster, and a straight man. This time he was hired as a summer replacement.
After graduation, he moved to Chicago where he soon became a leading announcer and actor. Before leaving for Hollywood in 1944 he was appearing on an average of 45 broadcasts a week. Variety dubbed him "Chicago's one-man radio industry". His second day in town he began landing parts in two major programs and a number of shows. He either narrated or appeared in, among others, The Millionaire (1955) (as narrator "Michael Anthony"), Insight (1960), The Famous Adventures of Mr.Magoo (1964), The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (1952), Space Patrol (1950), The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950), The F. (1965), and Love, American Style (1969), among many others. Miller also narrated films including My Country'Tis of Thee (1950), which was nominated for an Academy Award, and the pseudo-documentary Unidentified Flying Objects: The True Story of Flying Saucers (1956). He won Grammy Awards in 1965 and 1966 for his recordings of stories by Dr. His hobbies including woodworking, collecting menus, bookbinding, painting, photography, and collecting rare phonograph recordings. He also recorded the entire Holy Bible on record, the first time that had ever been done.
It contained more than a million words, and took a week and a half to play. Pinholes corners, light stain left side, minor corner and edge wear, minor scuffs.
Robby the Robot (voice, uncredited). Testimony of Evil (Dead Men Don't Laugh) (1982)...
Rendezvous at Big Gulch (Terror in the Neighborhood) (1982)... Revenge and Remorse (The Guilty Alibi) (1982)... The Butler Did It (A Bird in the Hand) (1982)... Ring of Fear (A Dangerous Assignment) (1982)...
1978Wiz on Down the Road (Short). 1976The Krofft Supershow (TV Series).Narrator (segment: Electra Woman and Dyna Girl). Narrator (segment: Electra Woman and Dyna Girl) (voice). 1976Electra Woman and Dyna Girl (TV Series). Return of the Pharaoh: Part 1 (1976)... The Spider Lady: Part 2 (1976)... The Spider Lady: Part 1 (1976)... The Pharoah: Part 2 (1976)... The Pharaoh: Part 1 (1976)... 1976The Pink Panther Laugh and a Half Hour and a Half Show (TV Series).
1976The Call of the Wild (TV Movie). 1976Brinks: The Great Robbery (TV Movie). 1975I Wonder Who's Killing Her Now? 1975Land of the Lost (TV Series). 1975Saturday Night Live (TV Series).George Carlin/Billy Preston/Janis Ian (1975)... 1975Kolchak: The Night Stalker (TV Series). Confessions of a Madman (1974)... 1974How to Seduce a Woman.
1973Submersion of Japan (US version). The Proud Bird from Shanghai (1973)...Great Tree Chief / Master Kon (English version, voice, uncredited). 1973Love, American Style (TV Series). Rabbi Fishman (segment "Love and the Wee He"). Love and the Singing Suitor/Love and the Unmarriage/Love and the Wee He (1973)... Jester / Peasant / Wolf /... 1970Blood of the Iron Maiden. 1970The Froggy Froggy Duo (Short). Chef / El Puma (voice). 1969Here Comes the Grump (TV Series) (voice). 1969The Pink Panther Show (TV Series).
1969Pierre and Cottage Cheese (Short) (voice). Psychiatrist / Museum Owner (voice). Busby Birdwell / Guru / The Chief /.. The Most Dangerous Game (1969)...
Busby Birdwell / Guru / The Chief /... The World's Fair Affair (1968)... Busby Birdwell / Guru / The Chief (voice). 1968The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (TV Series).
The Last Labor of Hercules (1968)... 1968La Feet's Defeat (Short). 1968Le Great Dane Robbery (Short). 1968The Lone Ranger (TV Series). The Lash and the Arrow/The Spectre of Death/Mr.
1967This Is the Life (TV Series). Gamma Ray / Super Skrull. Demon of the Deep (1967)... Invasion of the Super Skrulls (1967)...
1967Tour De Farce (Short) (voice). 1967The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure (TV Series). 1967Le Cop on Le Rocks (Short). Hiroshima Survivor / Narrator / Akhil Tanaka.Why Does God Allow Men to Suffer? 1967The Green Hornet (TV Series).
Invasion from Outer Space: Part 1 (1967)... When the Rat's Away the Mice Will Play (1966)... Narrator - The Daisy Clover Story (voice, uncredited).
1965Saturday Night in Apple Valley. 1965The Agony and the Ecstasy.
Magic Mirror / Lysander / King Oberon /.. Magoo's Paul Revere (1965)... Magoo's King Arthur (1965)... Magoo's Noah's Ark (1965)...
Magoo's Captain Kidd (1965)... Magoo's A Midsummer Night's Dream (1965)... Lysander / King Oberon (voice). Riddle of the Gold (1964)... Abdul Kaseem / Henchman (voice).1963His Mother Marveled (TV Short). The Case of the Lover's Leap (1963)... 1962When the Girls Take Over. 1962Calvin and the Colonel (TV Series). Man in Dream / Brother Canfield. Rick's 21st Birthday (1961)... A Day in Bed (1956)... 1959The Danny Thomas Show (TV Series). 1959The Day the Earth Froze.
1958Panda and the Magic Serpent. 1958The Jack Benny Program (TV Series). Dennis Gets a Million Dollars (1958)... The Case of the Happy Dragon (1958)... Narrator - US version (voice, uncredited).1957Hemo the Magnificent (TV Movie). Hemo / Professor Anatomy (voice, uncredited). 1956The Gerald McBoing-Boing Show (TV Series). The Election/The Fifty-First Dragon/Twirlinger Twins in the Ballet Lesson (1956)... 1956Unidentified Flying Objects: The True Story of Flying Saucers (Documentary). 1955The Rise of Duton Lang (Short). 1955Christopher Crumpet's Playmate (Short). 1955The Adventures of Alexander Selkirk (Short). 1955Cavalcade of America (TV Series). Sunrise on a Dirty Face (1955). 1954Beauty and the Bull (Short). 1954How Now Boing Boing (Short). 1954The Lone Wolf (TV Series).
Proteus / Brokaw / Arch Stanton /.. Proteus and the Poison Gas (1954)...
The Big Proteus Swindle (1954)... 1953Tom Schuler: Cobbler Statesman (Short). 1953Gerald McBoing-Boing's Symphony (Short). Narrator / Various Characters (voice).
1953I'm the Law (TV Series). Wheaton / Charles Jones - Book Salesman. Gracie Thinks Harry Morton Is in Love With Her (1953)... Charles Jones - Book Salesman. 1952Four Star Playhouse (TV Series).
1952Land of Everyday Miracles (Short). 1951Stars Over Hollywood (TV Series).
1951The Prince Who Was a Thief. 1949Mysteries of Chinatown (TV Series).The item "Marvin Miller Very Rare Vintage Original Autographed 8/10 Photo Forbidden Planet" is in sale since Tuesday, November 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Autographs-Original\Movies\Photographs". The seller is "pengang" and is located in Marietta, Georgia. This item can be shipped worldwide.