Disney Artist Bob Baker on Pinocchio
Puppeteer Worked on Bedknobs and Broomsticks, GeppettoBob Baker, a puppeteer who worked on Bedknobs and Broomsticks and Star Trek: The Original Series, talks about the classic Disney film Pinocchio.
Puppeteer Bob Baker owns the longest-running marionette theatre in Los Angeles. He has also worked on many films, including Disney's Bedknobs and Broomsticks and Escape to Witch Mountain, Aardman Animation's Wallace and Gromit shorts "A Close Shave" and "The Wrong Trousers" plus the feature-length The Curse of the Were-Rabbit.
That's Bob Baker manipulating Beauregard the animated plant in the 1966 Star Trek episode "The Man Trap."
In this exclusive interview, Bob shares his memories of the classic animated film Pinocchio which comes out on DVD and Blu-Ray on March 10th. Look for a review coming to this space.