Homer Brightman

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Homer Brightman
Born(1901-10-01)October 1, 1901
DiedJanuary 30, 1988(1988-01-30) (aged 86)
Kirkland, Washington
Notable works Cinderella (1950), Bozo: The World's Most Famous Clown (1958–1962) and The Three Caballeros (1944)

Homer Brightman (October 1, 1901 – January 30, 1988) was an American screenwriter who worked for Walt Disney Productions, Walter Lantz Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer cartoon studio, UPA, Larry Harmon Pictures, Cambria Productions and DePatie-Freleng Enterprises.


Brightman was also the original gag writer for Al Taliaferro's Donald Duck newspaper comic strip from 1938–1940, before Bob Karp took over. [1]


Homer Brightman worked as a writer except as noted.

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  1. Holtz, Allan (2012). American Newspaper Comics: An Encyclopedic Reference Guide. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press. p. 131. ISBN   9780472117567.