This is a
list of fictional bears that appear in film, television, animation, comics and literature. This also includes Pandas, but not the unrelated Red Panda species. The list is limited to notable, named characters. This list is a subsidiary to the List of fictional animals article.
Literature [ edit ]
, The Jungle Book The Second Jungle Book
Rudyard Kipling Mowgli's mentor.
Stan and Jan Berenstain The Family consists of Father Bear, Mother Bear, Brother Bear, Sister Bear and eventually Honey Bear.
The Honey and Bear Stories
Ursula Dubosarsky Bear lives with the little bird Honey, a
silvereye, native to Australia.
Walt Morey A grizzly bear in the book, though the TV series and movies make him a black bear.
The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams
J. R. R. Tolkien A man with the ability to transform into a bear.
stories Uncle Remus
Joel Chandler Harris Also occurs in stories by
Don Freeman A teddy bear who hopes to be owned by a girl named Lisa.
His Dark Materials
Philip Pullman A male armored bear. An honorable friend to Lyra and the rightful king of Svalbard.
Issi Noho Keith Chatfield
The Little Polar Bear Hans de Beer
Adapted into a TV Series for BBC in 1990s and four films by Warner Bros.
Else Holmelund Minarik Illustrated by
The Foundation Pit
Old Bear and Friends
Jane Hissey An elderly dusty teddy bear, whom the other toys look up as a fearless, yet wise leader.
Michael Bond First illustrated by
Mary Tourtel Also known as Rupert the Bear.
Shayna The Bear
Tottles the Bear
A. A. Milne Described as a bear of very little brain, yet has good ideas when helping with his friends.
Film & Television [ edit ]
Animation [ edit ]
Walter Lantz He has a girlfriend called Miranda Panda, and a father called Andrew Senior. They have appeared in many cartoons and comic books. One of his comic book adventures was drawn by
Carl Barks. John Stanley also did Andy Panda comic book work. [1 ]
Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book A very laid back bear who takes life easy and prefers the simple life. He loves singing and dancing. Baloo takes on the responsibility of raising the young boy 'man cub' named Mowgli. Baloo is known best for singing the famous song 'Bear Necessities'
Barney Bear A grumpy bear, who finds it hard to cope with the annoyances around him.
Wacky Races Luke's racing partner.
The Simpsons Mr Burns' treasured childhood teddy bear.
Bojan the Bear A painter who paints his own world with three colours.
Fun and Fancy Free A circus bear.
Br'er Bear" "
Br'er Rabbit" A slow witted bear in Br'er Rabbit working with smarter Br'er Fox to capture and eat Br'er Rabbit.
Breezly and Sneezly A comical, resourceful, polar bear, who sticks with his friend Sneezly.
The Yogi Bear Show Yogi Bear's girlfriend.
Curtis E. Bear, the Courtesy Bear
The Simpsons "For the next three hours, this bear will take your verbal and physical abuse..."
Brave The Queen who is transformed into a bear for two days by her daughter's purchased spell with unforeseen consequences.
Camp Lazlo A bear bean scout
Avatar: the Last Airbender Spirit of the forests that takes the animal form of a panda bear
Humphrey the Bear
Walt Disney shorts Usually harasses
Donald Duck and park ranger J. Audubon Woodlore
TaleSpin Formerly an air pirate, then after escaping became a navigator for Baloo.
Kissyfur A little boy bear that lives with his father in the swamps.
Brickleberry A very crude, racist, sexist grizzly bear cub that play video games.
Brave (2012 film), The Legend of Mor'du A violent, massive bear with the strength of ten men. Formerly a human Scottish prince, who was transformed by a spell he acquired in an attempt to defeat his brothers for total control of an ancient kingdom.
Mouk A globe-trotting bear.
Paw Paw Chuck
Paws & Tales Grizzly Bear and folksy mentor of C.J. Brown and his friends.
Rilakkuma "Relax Bear" and his girlfriend Korilakkuma, are a highly popular bear characters in Japan from the San-X Company.
Sebastian Star Bear
Sebastian Star Bear: First Mission
Sexual Harassment Panda
South Park Known also as Petey.
Sonya the Bear
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted King Julien's love interest.
The Squishy Bearz
Eek! The Cat Consisting of Kozy, Puffy, Wuz Wuz and Pierre.
SuperTed A teddy bear found to be defective in the toy factory he was made and was discarded. A Spotty man found him there and brought him to life with his "cosmic dust".
Ted the Polar Bear
The Penguins of Madagascar
The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin Better known as "The World's First Animated Talking Toy".
The Three Bears
Looney Tunes The Three Bears are a family that consists of Papa Bear (sometimes called Henry), Mama Bear, and Junior Bear (sometimes spelled Junyer or Joonyer).
Tim the Bear
The Cleveland Show
Over The Hedge Grizzly Bear
antagonist from the film.
Yogi Bear & Boo Boo
The Yogi Bear Show Yogi Bear and Boo-Boo Bear reside in Jellystone Park and would often try to steal picnic baskets while evading Ranger Smith.
Video games [ edit ]
The Great Root Bear and its wife, Rosie Bear - Corporate mascots for A&W Root Beer The
animatronic cast of the Country Bear Jamboree attraction, found at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom and Tokyo Disneyland.
Drop Bear, a fictitious Australian marsupial
Fuzzy Wuzzy Bear, subject of the well-known rhyme Fuzzy Wuzzy (Song)
George, the bear in the British Hofmeister Beer commercials of the 1980s. "For great lager, follow the bear".
Gloomy Bear, character from Japanese graphic designer Mori Chack,Gloomy, an abandoned little bear, is rescued by Pitty (the little boy). At first, he is cute and cuddly, but becomes more wild as he grows up. Since bears do not become attached to people like dogs by nature, Gloomy attacks Pitty even though he is the owner. So Gloomy has blood on him from biting and/or scratching Pitty. The Gloomy with blood is called Chax Colony Edition
Hamm's Beer bear and its wife, Harley bear
Kumamon, mascot of Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan
Misha, the mascot of the 1980 Summer Olympic games
Smokey Bear, mascot of the U.S. Forest Service. He is also only semi-fictional, as he was based on a real orphaned bear cub also named Smokey.
Snuggle, the fabric softener bear
Sugar Bear, mascot for General Foods Corporation's Post Sugar Crisp cereal
United Buddy Bears initiated by Klaus and Eva Herlitz
The Charmin Bears, the mascot family of bears for Charmin
Legends [ edit ]
This section requires expansion. (January 2012)
References [ edit ]