Everyone knows Kristen Bell voiced Anna in Frozen, and Steve Carell voiced an adorable little minion in Despicable Me, but did you know that some of your favorite celebrities have leant their voices to these famous characters?
From Simba to Mr. Krabs, we’ve uncovered just who is behind some of the most iconic animated characters of all time. Who knew D.J. Tanner’s boyfriend on Full House and Aladdin are the same person!? And you’ll never guess which iconic comic-strip character was voiced by a young Fergie, then known as Stacy Ferguson.
Get ready to let out a serious gasp, because all your early childhood memories are about to get rocked.
Here are 14 celebrities who have voiced iconic animated characters.
1. Jonathan Taylor Thomas voiced young Simba in The Lion King.
2. Matthew Broderick voiced adult Simba.
3. Flea from The Red Hot Chili Peppers voiced Donnie from The Wild Thornberrys.
4. Captain Hadley from The Shawshank Redemption and Mr. Krabs are both played by Clancy Brown.
5. Steve Hale from Full House and Aladdin are both played by Scott Weinger.
6. Bruce Willis voiced Spike in Rugrats Go Wild.
7. Busta Rhymes voiced Reptar in The Rugrats Movie.
8. Casey Kasem voiced Shaggy in What’s New, Scooby-Doo?
9. John Ritter voiced Clifford in Clifford the Big Red Dog.
10. Michael J. Fox voiced Stuart Little.
11. Mel Gibson voiced John Smith in Pocahontas.
12. Fergie voiced Sally Brown on The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show.
13. Howie Mandel voiced Gizmo in Gremlins.
14. Demi Moore voiced Esmeralda in The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
Which combo surprised you the most? Tell us about your favorite character from this list in the comments below!