Alan Reed

American actor (1907–1977)

Alan Reed, also known professionally as Alan Reed Sr., (August 20, 1907 – June 14, 1977) was an American actor[1] and voice actor. He was best known as the original voice of Fred Flintstone on The Flintstones.

Alan Reed Sr.
Alan Reed in Time Table (1956).jpg
Reed in Time Table (1956)
Herbert Theodore Bergman

(1907-08-20)August 20, 1907
DiedJune 14, 1977(1977-06-14) (aged 69)
Cause of deathHeart attack
Years active1932–77
Spouse(s)Finnette Walker (1932–1977; his death)
ChildrenAlan Reed Jr. (actor; 1936- )


  1. "Alan Reed | BFI | BFI". Archived from the original on 2015-09-27. Retrieved 2014-04-13.

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