21 May 2016 Current Affairs: Emmy award-winning actor Alan Young has died, aged 96.
Young was best known for his role in the popular 1960s sitcom “Mister Ed”, where he played the hapless and somewhat klutzy owner of Mister Ed, Wilbur Post.
He also won several Emmy Awards for “The Alan Young Show”, which he hosted before “Mister Ed”.
Young also made a number of films and television shows throughout his career, and provided the voice of Disney’s Scrooge McDuck.
Alan Young : Alan Young was an English-Canadian-American actor, voice artist, comedian, radio host, television host and personality best known for his role as Wilbur Post in the television comedy series Mister Ed and as the voice of Scrooge McDuck in Disney films, TV series and video games. During the 1940s and 1950s, he starred in his own shows on radio and television. He also appeared in a number of feature films, including The Time Machine.