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Comparision of the voice over actors who have been the voice of Mr. Smee with sound clips and images.
Mr. Smee is the Irish boatswain of Captain Hook's pirate crew and is often depicted as Hook's bumbling but genial right-hand man. In spite of his loyalty to Hook, he is more interested in treasure than catering to Hook's personal plans and grudges.

Created by CatsTuxedo on Dec 18 2011, 6 Comments
Peter Pan (1953)
Mr. SmeeBill Thompson
Bill Thompson
Peter Pan and the Pirates (1990)
Mr. SmeeEd Gilbert
Ed Gilbert
Disney's Villains' Revenge (1999)
Mr. SmeeCorey Burton
Corey Burton
Return to Never Land (2002)
Mr. SmeeJeff Bennett
Jeff Bennett


Although Thompson basically recycled his White Rabbit voice for the role of Smee, it fits well enough for the hapless, bumbling nature of this particular incarnation of the character. In terms of Burton's and Bennett's takes at standing in for the late Thompson, I'm leaning towards Bennett due to its accuracy compared to Burton. Quite impressive too in that Bennett's Smee hardly sounds anything like his usual stock voices. Gilbert's version of the character, while not outstanding, fits the part of an absent-minded minion decently enough, and it's pretty neat that they kept the Irish accent for Smee that J.M. Barrie originally intended for the character.



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said at 3:18 PM on Thu Dec 11 2014
I'm going to say Bill is the best. And for the record, yes he sounds like the White Rabbit, but that could hardly be helped. It seems that, just like J. Pat O'Malley, Bill Thompson had two definitive voices which didn't sound anything alike. For his other main voice, refer to King Hubert in "Sleeping Beauty". As for the others, it's hard to make a solid decision as to how they rank. I guess I'll go with Jeff first, then Ed, then finally Corey.
said at 10:38 AM on Fri Aug 1 2014
Bill is hands down the best voice for Mr. Smee. He made the role so memorable.

Jeff is 2nd as he is a really good replacement.

Ed was a bit deep but it was still an enjoyable performance.

Corey is too high pitched & way too squeaky making him the worst 1 here.
said at 4:37 AM on Wed Jul 16 2014
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1 Ed Gilbert
2 Jeff Bennett
3 Bill Thompson
4 Corey Burton
said at 8:14 AM on Tue May 27 2014
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Ed Gilbert sounds like Clancy Brown here.
said at 1:07 PM on Sun Oct 6 2013
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Bill Thompson simply WAS Smee. And Jeff Bennett is clearly the better imitator. Corey's rendition is way too high-pitched. Ed Gilbert was good for his version.
said at 8:08 PM on Thu Feb 23 2012
Burton sounds like a mix of The White Rabbit and SpongeBob
Definitely Bill Thompson and Jeff Bennett as the worthy substitute
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Who do you think has been the best from these Mr. Smee voice actors?
Bill Thompson
Ed Gilbert
Corey Burton
Jeff Bennett