1 Character From ‘Frozen’ Shares the Same Name as a Villain From Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ — Well, Kind of

by Jeremy Spirogis
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These animated films may be fairly totally different, however there are just a few hyperlinks between Frozen and Zootopia. That contains characters from these Disney movies who share fairly comparable names.

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‘Zootopia’ premiered just a few years after ‘Frozen’

The chilly by no means bothered her anyway. This groundbreaking animated film, Frozen, premiered in 2013, introducing the world to the sister duo, Anna and Elsa. 

With each of their mother and father gone, Elsa is about to be the queen of her kingdom however there are some things standing in her approach. One of these is a commerce associate who’s keen to do no matter it takes to seek out out the dominion’s secrets and techniques.

A little bit of a distinct film, Disney launched Zootopia in 2016 incomes the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. This instructed the story of 1 bunny who goals of being a cop within the metropolis of Zootopia, the place prey and predator lived collectively in concord — or so she thinks. 

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A personality from ‘Frozen’ has a really comparable title to a ‘Zootopia’ animal 

After an unbecoming assembly with Anna and Elsa, the Duke of Weselton formally misplaced a commerce associate. As a result, this character doesn’t seem within the second Frozen film. The actor behind this character, Alan Tudyk, did go on to seem in different Disney productions, together with the 2016 animated movie Zootopia.

In this movie, he portrayed a slimy salesman/thief, Duke Weaselton. Judy finally ends up getting this character arrested, however he brought on loads of hassle for this metropolis. He even will get his title mispronounced, identical to the Duke of Weselton.

The names of those characters aren’t a coincidence. Not solely are these characters comparable of their thieving plans, however they’re voiced by the identical actor. Disney can be recognized for its “Easter Eggs,” and Zootopia is not any exception. 

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‘Zootopia’ held just a few stunning Easter Eggs for Disney followers

There have been just a few different references to Disney movies (some not even launched but) in Zootopia. Most of these have been “officially licensed movies” offered by the one and solely Duke. When Judy and Nick go to ask this character in regards to the Night Howlers, they get a great have a look at his stock. 

That contains animal-themed spoofs like “Meowana” (as a substitute of Moana,) “Pig Hero 6” (as a substitute of Big Hero 6,) “Wreck-It-Rhino” (as a substitute of Wreck-It-Ralph,) and “Wrangled” (as a substitute of Tangled.) There’s even the DVD cowl of “Floatzen 2,” full with animal variations of Anna and Elsa. 

These have been, after all, intentional Easter Eggs hidden for Disney followers and Frozen followers. There was even a cameo from Kristen Bell, who voices Anna within the 2013 launch. In Zootopia, nonetheless, she portrayed the slow-moving sloth Priscilla, who labored on the DMV with Dash. 

The award-winning animated movies, Zootopia, Frozen, and Frozen 2 are all accessible on Disney’s streaming platform. To study extra about Disney+ and to subscribe, go to their web site.

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