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Jules Bass, 'Rudolph' and 'Frosty' claymation co-creator, dies

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Jules Bass, the co-creator of stop-motion holiday specials like “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” and “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” has died at the age of 87. Sunday TODAY’s Willie Geist remembers a life well lived.

Jules Bass, producer and director known for ‘Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer’ and ‘Frosty the Snowman,’ dies at 87