It is interesting to realise how many people in the real world look just like fictional cartoon characters.
Here are five cartoon characters seen in real life.
A young circus elephant is born with comically large ears and given the cruel nickname Dumbo.
After Dumbo’s ears cause an accident that injures many of the other elephants, he is made to dress like a clown and perform dangerous stunts.
Everything changes when Dumbo discovers that his enormous ears actually allow him to fly, and he astounds everyone at the circus with his new talent.
It looks like this elephant has the same large ears as Dumbo.
4. Flanders from Simpsons
Ned Flanders is a good-natured, cheery next-door neighbor to the Simpson family and is generally loathed by Homer Simpson.
3. Shrek the ogre
Shrek is a large, green, physically intimidating ogre with a Scottish accent who scares away angry mobs until he receives a pleasant greeting is a wave from a young Fiona, who is promptly led away by her parents.
Shrek resembles professional wrestler Maurice Tillet who suffered from acromegaly better known by his ring name The French Angel.
Tillet was a leading box office draw in the early 1940s and was twice contracted to act as World Heavyweight Champion by the American Wrestling Association in Boston.
However, Dreamworks has never commented on the issue.
2. Carl from Up
Carl Fredricksen, a 78-year-old balloon salesman, is about to fulfill a lifelong dream.
Tying thousands of balloons to his house, he flies away to the South American wilderness. But Carl’s worst nightmare comes true when he discovers a little boy named Russell is a stowaway aboard the balloon-powered house.
1. Scooby Doo
Scooby-Doo is a male Great Dane and lifelong companion of amateur detective Shaggy Rogers, with whom he shares many personality traits
He has a mix of both canine and human behaviors treated by his friends more or less as an equal while speaking in a famous speech impediment. His catchphrase is “Scooby-Dooby-Doo!”