14 Celebrities You Never Knew Voiced Iconic Animated Characters

Donnie, Shaggy, Aladdin, and Mr. Krabs
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Aladdin and Mr. Krabs

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.

Jonathan Taylor Thomas and young Simba from 'The Lion King'

2. Matthew Broderick voiced adult Simba.

Matthew Broderick and adult Simba from 'The Lion King'

3. Flea from The Red Hot Chili Peppers voiced Donnie from The Wild Thornberrys.

Flea from The Red Hot Chili Peppers and Donnie from 'The Wild Thornberrys'

4. Captain Hadley from The Shawshank Redemption and Mr. Krabs are both played by Clancy Brown.

Captain Hadley from 'The Shawshank Redemption' and Mr. Krabs from SpongeBob SquarePants

5. Steve Hale from Full House and Aladdin are both played by Scott Weinger.

Steve Hale from 'Full House' and Aladdin

6. Bruce Willis voiced Spike in Rugrats Go Wild.

Bruce Willis and Spike from 'Rugrats Go Wild'

7. Busta Rhymes voiced Reptar in The Rugrats Movie.

Busta Rhymes and Reptar from 'The Rugrats Movie'

8. Casey Kasem voiced Shaggy in What’s New, Scooby-Doo?

Casey Kasem and Shaggy from 'What's New, Scooby-Doo?'

9. John Ritter voiced Clifford in Clifford the Big Red Dog.

John Ritter and Clifford the Big Red Dog

10. Michael J. Fox voiced Stuart Little.

Michael J. Fox and Stuart Little

11. Mel Gibson voiced John Smith in Pocahontas.

Mel Gibson and John Smith from 'Pocahontas'

12. Fergie voiced Sally Brown on The Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show.

Fergie and Sally Brown

13. Howie Mandel voiced Gizmo in Gremlins.

Howie Mandel and Gizmo from 'Gremlins'

14. Demi Moore voiced Esmeralda in The Hunchback of Notre Dame.

Demi Moore and Esmeralda from 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame'

Which combo surprised you the most? Tell us about your favorite character from this list in the comments below!






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