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Warren Batchelder (right) with Virgil Ross (left) in 1945

Warren Batchelder (18 April 1917 – 12 February 2007) was an animator on many Warner Bros. and DePatie-Freleng cartoons. He also worked as animation director on the Dungeons and Dragons cartoon show.


Batchelder began his animation career in 1936.  At Warner Bros., he animated for Bob Clampett and Robert McKimson and became a master animator (eligible for on-screen credit) in 1958.

In 1987 he received the Animation Guild Golden Award, and retired in 2002.