Stars who have portrayed the Grinch

I gather a lot of this was taken from Wikipedia, but can we trim that section? Since, for example, I don't think it would be productive to list every person who ever played Charlie Brown, just who voiced him in the relevant specials. Similarly, I think as far as this Wiki is concerned, the list should be reduced to Karloff and Carrey, maybe a note on the stage version, and either leave out everyone else or a note that the Grinch has occasionally appeared in other generic Dr. Seuss-inspired productions which have little to nothing to do with the original special. -- Andrew Leal (talk) 21:15, 29 November 2007 (UTC)

I dunno, I think it's cute. I don't think it hurts anything, and it's a little extra bit of cuteness. And I like having a link to Wubbulous World. :) -- Danny (talk) 23:37, 29 November 2007 (UTC)
Maybe they could be pulled out and reworked in one section on "Non-Christmas Appearances" or something. — WaldoWatcher, 00:10, 30 November 2007 (UTC)
Like I said, the problem is, if we do it for the Grinch, why not do it for Charlie Brown or every character who gets a page, regardless of whether the appearance was Christmasy or not? (The Seussical thing in particular is problematic, since the Broadway cast changed, there's touring versions, and the whole thing is nothing more than a cameo anyway). If all that other info is on the Wikipedia page anyway, I don't see why it couldn't just be a link, as the page develops to more closely examine just the How the Grinch Stole Christmas aspects. Plus, since you've been raising questions on what belongs on a "Christmas Specials" Wiki anyway, I think it's a relevant question. Would the Fred Flintstone page include a full resume of his appearances and every actor who has played him, or just a brief general background and then an examination of his function and personality in the relevant specials? (Granted, The Grinch may differ slightly in that his first appearance was in How the Grinch Stole Christmas, but I still don't think it really matters here to note who voiced him in The Grinch Grinches the Cat in the Hat. -- Andrew Leal (talk) 00:47, 30 November 2007 (UTC)
I think it's important to let Wikipedia do its thing and that we establish ourselves as a separate identity. So I'd vote for just citing the Christmas-related portrayers. —Scott (talk) 01:10, 30 November 2007 (UTC)
Okay, I'll agree with that. -- Danny (talk) 14:54, 30 November 2007 (UTC)