Get ready to celebrate the March 4 release of the latest 3D computer-animated Disney movie with fun Zootopia trivia and quotes. Between this movie, the upcoming release of the Jungle Book and Finding Dory later this summer, 2016 is shaping up to be a great year for good family movies, don’t you think? Zootopia is a 3D computer-animated action buddy comedy movie featuring the voices of Ginnifer Goodwin as Officer Judy Hopps and Jason Bateman as Nicholas P. “Nick” Wilde. Check out our favorite Zootopia trivia facts and quotes! But first, take a look at the trailer. Looks pretty awesome!
Fun Zootopia Trivia
In the 2014 movie Big Hero 6, there is a Zootopia poster in the scene where Hiro and Baymax fly underneath the train tracks. See if you can spot it in the video below about Big Hero 6 Easter Eggs!
Besides Ginnifer Goodwin and Jason Bateman, other stars that lent their Voices in the movie including Shakira as Gazelle, Tommy Chong as Yak the Yak, Idris Elba as Chief Bogo and J.K. Simmons as Mayor Lionheart.
Shakira also lends her musical talents in original songs for the movie. Check it out:
The voices of Judy’s parents, Stu and Bonnie, are voiced by Don Lake and Bonnie Hunt. They have worked on several other projects in the past, including The Bonnie Hunt Show and Life with Bonnie.
Zootopia is the 4th animated movie in a row for actor Alan Tudyk. In Zootopia, he voices the character of Duke Weaselton. The other three movies include the 2014 Big Hero 6, where he voiced Alistair Krei, the 2013 Frozen, where he voiced Duke of Weselton and the 2012 Wreck-It Ralph, where he voiced King Candy.
Zootopia is the 2nd longest Walt Disney Animation Studios movie at 108 minutes. The longest is the 1940 Fantasia at 126 minutes.
The majority of Disney animated feature movies are released in the month of November. However, this is the first movie since the 2011 Winnie the Pooh that is not released in November. Winnie the Pooh was released in July. Finding Dory will also break the pattern with its June 17th release.
Kristen Bell, known for her rapid-fire speeches in Veronica Mars and as Princess Anna in Frozen, decides to take it slow in Zootopia. She lends her voice to Priscilla, a slow-talking DMV sloth.
Zootopia Quotes & a Look at the Characters
“Life’s a little bit messy. We all make mistakes. No matter what type of animal you are, change starts with you. – Judy
Nick: “Hey Flash, wanna hear a joke?”
“It’s not about how badly you WANT something. It’s about what you are capable of!”- Chief Bogo
Nick: “Whatever you do, do not let go!”
Judy: “I’m gonna let go!”
“We may be evolved, but deep down we are still animals.”- Mr. Big
I hope you enjoyed these Zootopia trivia facts and quotes as much as I did! I think my favorite quote is the first one by Judy. It’s so true. We all do make mistakes, but change starts with us!
Can you think of any other cool Zootopia trivia that we missed? Are you looking forward to seeing this movie with your family?
All images courtesy of The Disney Wiki.