(A version of this article was published for Laughing Place on March 14, 2022.) Every good story includes a host of characters. The hero, the villain, a few supporting roles, and maybe a cameo or two. While the characters may be the most important pieces of the story, the setting
Disney’s first true villain never appeared in a Disney film, but he was very real. Meet Charles Mintz – the man who all but ruined Walt’s first chance at huge success. But before you read on – do you know which animated Disney character name was inspired by Charles Mintz? Hint – it’s a Pixar character.