Timon is the main character of The Lion King franchise, serving as one of the two tritagonists (alongside Pumbaa) of The Lion King, a supporting character in The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, the main protagonist of The Lion King 1 1/2 and The Lion King's Timon and Pumbaa, a supporting character in The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar, and The Lion Guard. Pumbaa is the overall deuteragonist of The Lion King franchise, serving as one of the two tritagonists (alongside Timon) of The Lion King, a supporting character in The Lion King II: Simba's Pride, the deuteragonist of The Lion King 1 1/2, the titular main character of The Lion King's Timon and Pumbaa, a supporting character in The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar, and The Lion Gurad.






They are the adoptive father-figures and best friends of Simba. They are voiced by Nathan Lane and Ernie Sabella in the animated version and are voiced by Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner in the 2019 live-action remake.



Why They Rock

  1. They are great mentors and father figures towards Simba.
  2. They have a great friendship with each other.
  3. Their song, Hakuna Matata, is very unforgettable and one of the film’s highest praised songs.
  4. Nathan Lane and Ernie Sabella do an amazing job at voicing the two characters (Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner also do a decent job too).
  5. They always have eachothers’ backs, along with Simba’s.
  6. They are one of Disney’s most unforgettable duos.
  7. They can get a lot of good laughs out of the audience, like when they try to distract the hyenas via hula dancing.
  8. They've gained several spin-offs.
  9. They've shown to work very well together.
  10. They are by far two of the most memorable and likable characters in The Lion King franchise.
  11. While not as good as the original, they still got a fair amount of laughs in the 2019 live-action remake.

Bad Quality

  1. They provide some toilet humor.

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