Several of his songs entered the UK singles chart:
- Be My Girl (1957)
- Just Born (1958)
- Crazy Dream (1958)
- Sugartime (1958)
Dale appeared in a number of the Carry On films, generally playing the romantic lead, in the noted silent short film The Plank, and as the lead in Disney films Pete's Dragon and The Spaceman and King Arthur. He is also an accomplished stage actor (in both straight and musical roles), and has won one Tony Award and has been nominated on a further three occasions. Jim Dale also reads the American version of the Harry Potter audiobooks, and voices all the characters. He was also chosen as the narrator for the Harry Potter DVDs.
Dale was awarded an MBE in 2003.
Jim Dale Facts
|Birth Name||Jim Smith|
|Birthday||August 15, 1935 (82)|
|Escape From Alcatraz|
|Field of Dreams|
|The Seeker: The Dark is Rising|
|Pushing Daisies: Season 1|
|Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull|