Meet Flushed Away Characters: Fun Guide to Roddy, Rita, and More
"Flushed Away," the 2006 animated hit by Aardman Animations and DreamWorks Animation, takes us on a hilarious journey through the sewers of London. Let's dive into the sewers and meet the characters that bring this fun-filled adventure to life!
Roddy: The Spoiled Pet Rat
Voiced by the talented Hugh Jackman, Roddy is our pampered protagonist.
Originally living a life of luxury, his world turns upside down when he finds himself in the bustling sewers. Roddy's journey is one of self-discovery, learning bravery and humility along the way.
Rita: The Adventurous Scavenger
Kate Winslet lends her voice to Rita, the resourceful rat with a heart of gold. Captain of the Jammy Dodger, she's a scavenger with a cause – helping her family and friends in the sewer. Rita's strength and independence make her an unforgettable character.
The Toad: The Sinister Antagonist
Ian McKellen voices The Toad, the film's main villain with a deep hatred for rats. His grand plan? To flood the sewers! Despite his cruelty, The Toad has a bizarrely soft spot for his tadpoles.
Le Frog: The Comical Henchfrog
Jean Reno brings Le Frog, The Toad's cousin, and the comical secondary antagonist to life. A martial artist and a master of disguise, Le Frog adds a dose of humor to his villainous role, often poking fun at his boss.
Spike & Whitey: The Toad's Henchmen
Andy Serkis's Spike is the cunning and cruel rat working for The Toad, while Bill Nighy's Whitey is his gentle, albeit dim-witted, partner.
This duo adds a layer of complexity to the villains, with Spike's ruthlessness contrasted by Whitey's unexpected kindness.
Sid: The Unlikely Catalyst
Shane Richie voices Sid, the sewer rat whose arrival in Roddy's life sparks the entire adventure. Rude yet humorous, Sid plays a pivotal role in Roddy's journey to the sewers.
A World of Other Characters
From Rita's large family to the comedic slugs and the tadpoles, "Flushed Away" is brimming with quirky side characters that add depth and humor to the story. No matter how small, each character contributes to the rich tapestry of this animated world.
"Flushed Away" offers a delightful cast of characters, each uniquely contributing to Roddy's adventurous tale. Their quirks, flaws, and heroics make this movie entertaining for all ages. Whether it's Roddy's transformation, Rita's bravery, or The Toad's criminal schemes, there's a character for everyone to love in this animated adventure!