46 Disney Characters That Start With C

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In this post, we’ll examine the universe of Disney characters with a special emphasis on those whose names begin with the letter “C”!

Captain Hook from Peter Pan

We’ll take a deeper look at some of Disney’s most adored characters, from the timeless Cinderella to the daring Captain Hook. Did you know that on Disney cruise ships you can meet these characters in person?

Come along for the adventure and learn about the several enchanted Disney characters whose names start with the letter “C,” whether you’re a fan of classic Disney or the latest Disney Pixar and Marvel movies – we have all of the characters that start with C here…

Disney Characters That Start With The Letter C

Sergeant Calhoun from Wreck-It Ralph

Calhoun is a sergeant in the game Hero’s Duty which features in the movie Wreck-It Ralph. She falls in love with Fix-It Felix Jr and they get married.

Dr Calico from Bolt

Dr Calico is a fictional villain who appears in Bolt’s TV series. Bolt thinks that he is real and tries to save Penny from him.

Calliope from Hercules

Calliope is a muse from Greek mythology who narrates the Disney animated movie Hercules as part of a Greek Chorus with the other muses. 

Mrs Calloway from Home on the Range

Mrs Calloway is a cow who lives on the farm in Home on the Range. She is very prim and proper and thinks of herself as the leader of the animals. 

Camilo Madrigal from Encanto

Camilo is a Disney character that starts with C in the animated movie Encanto. He is a member of the magical Madrigal family and is gifted with the ability to shapeshift.

Candlehead from Wreck-it Ralph

Candlehead is a racer who appears in the Sugar Rush game, where she drives the Ice Screamer.

Carl from Meet the Robinsons

Carl is a robot with a slender body with long stretchy arms that can reach around corners. He is the family robot on Meet the Robinsons. 

Carl Frederickson from Up

Carl Frederickson lives alone in a house in the middle of a development site. He refuses to sell his house but the courts force him to move so he ties hundreds of balloons to his house and it lifts up into the air. 

Carlotta from The Little Mermaid

Carlotta is a Disney character starting with C in The Little Mermaid. She is Prince Eric’s loyal maid.

Carpet from Aladdin

Carpet is a magic Persian carpet that helps to save Aladdin when he takes the magic lamp from the Cave of Wonders. They become friends and Carpet helps Aladdin to win the heart of Jasmine. 

Casey Junior from Dumbo

Casey is the train that carries the travelling circus around the country in the movie Dumbo. He can be careless and stop too quickly but he is dedicated and cares about the circus. 

Cass from Big Hero 6

Cass is Hiro and Tadashi’s aunt in Big Hero 6. She looks after them following the death of their parents.

Caterpillar from Alice in Wonderland

Caterpillar is a character that speaks in riddles in Alice in Wonderland. He asks difficult questions and demands Alice recite a poem before helping her get back to her normal size.

Celia from Monsters, Inc.

Celia works as the receptionist at Monsters Inc and is Mike’s girlfriend. She has nicknames for some of the other characters, she calls Mike Googly Bear and Sulley is Sulley-Wulley.

Chaca from The Emperor’s New Groove

Chaca is a Disney character that begins with C in The Emperor’s New Groove. He is one of Pacha’s children and often squabbles with her brother Tipo.

Charles Muntz from Up

Charles Muntz is a famous explorer in the Pixar movie Up. He has dedicated his life to finding and capturing a living specimen of a rare South American bird.

Charlie from Finding Dory

Charlie is a blue fish who is Dory’s father in the movie Finding Dory. He and his wife Jenny were very protective of Dory when she was young due to her very short memory. He is relieved when she returns.

Charlotte from The Princess and the Frog

Charlotte is a young New Orleans aristocrat in the movie The Princess and the Frog. She is best friends with Tiana and was not upset when Prince Naveen chose Tiana over her.

Chernabog from Fantasia

Chernabog is a demon who appears in the Night of the Bald Mountain section of the animated movie Fantasia.

Cheshire Cat from Alice in Wonderland

Cheshire Cat meets Alice in Wonderland. She asks him for directions, and he points her towards the Mad Hatter. The Cheshire Cat repeatedly humiliates the queen, but Alice gets the blame.

Chet Alexander from Monsters University

Chet is a one-eyed monster who looks like a crab so he gets the nickname “the Claw” at the Monsters University.

Chicha from The Emperor’s New Groove

Chicha is Pacha’s wife in The Emperor’s New Groove. She is loyal, loving, and devoted to raising her children. The emperor learns a lot from her kind and humble manner.

Chicharron from Coco

Chicharron is a Disney Pixar character that begins with C in the movie Coco. He lives in the Land of the Dead but is slowly fading because he has no relatives to remember him.

Chicken Little from Chicken Little

Chicken Little is made an outcast when he sees an object in the sky and thinks that the sky is falling. Years later he sees it again and it turns out to be an alien spaceship seeking help.

Chick Hicks from Cars

Chick Hicks is a green 1979 Shyster Cremlin who is nicknamed “Runner-up” as he always finishes second. He wants to win at all costs but Lightning McQueen’s arrival pushes him down to third quickest.

Chief from The Fox and the Hound

Chief is one of the hunting dogs owned by Amos Slade in the animated movie The Fox and the Hound. He injures himself when chasing Tod the fox.

Chien-Po from Mulan

Chien Po was recruited into the Chinese army at the same time as Mulan. Chien Po becomes friends with Mulan and works to stop her execution.

Chi-Fu from Mulan

Chi-Fu is an advisor to the Chinese emperor in the movie Mulan. He is arrogant, old-fashioned and sycophantic towards the emperor.

Chip from Beauty and the Beast 

Chip is a seven-year-old boy who became a teacup when the beast and his household were cursed in Beauty and the Beast. He becomes friends with Belle.

Chip from Chip and Dale Rescue Rangers

Chip is one of the two chipmunks in the duo Chip and Dale. Chip has a chocolate chip nose and is the smarter of the mischievous pair.

Christopher Robin from Winnie the Pooh

Christopher Robin is one of the most famous Disney characters beginning with C. He is the young boy who owns Winnie the Pooh and all the other toys that live in the Hundred Acre Wood.

Chuckles from Toy Story 3

Chuckles is a stuffed clown who appears in Toy Story 3. He loses his smile when he is accidentally left in the park. He warns the gang about Sunnyside daycare center.

Chum from Finding Nemo

Chum is a hyperactive mako shark who is a member of the Fish-Friendly Sharks support group in Finding Nemo

Ciccio from Luca

Ciccio is friends with Ercole Visconti in the animated movie Luca. He sometimes acts as Visconti’s henchman, but eventually gets fed up and pushes him into a fountain.  

Cinderella from Cinderella

Cinderella is an orphan who lives with her evil stepmother and ugly stepsisters who treat her as a servant. Cinderella’s fairy godmother helps her attend a ball where Cinderella meets Prince Charming.  

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Claude Frollo from The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Claude Frollo is a powerful Parisienne judge who becomes the guardian of Quasimodo in The Hunchback of Notre Dame.

Clayton from Tarzan

Clayton is hired to help Archimedes and his daughter Jane travel to Africa in the movie Tarzan. Whilst they plan to study jungle creatures, Clayton plans to capture and sell gorillas.  

Cleo from Pinocchio

Cleo is a goldfish that lives with Geppetto and Pinocchio. She is able to respond to what is going on around her with animated facial expressions.

Clio from Hercules

Clio is one of the five Greek Muses in the movie Hercules. They form a Greek Chorus and narrate the story.

Clopin from The Hunchback of Notre Dame 

Clopin is the leader of the gypsies that live in Paris, he protects his people from persecution. He is a Disney character starting with C in the movie The Hunchback of Notre Dame.

Coco Rivera from Coco

Coco Rivera is Miguel’s grandmother in Coco. When Miguel turns into a spirit he learns some of Coco’s secrets and how to save her fading memory.

Cody from The Rescuers Down Under

Cody is an Australian boy who saves a golden eagle called Marahute but needs to be saved himself when he gets kidnapped by a poacher in The Rescuers Down Under.

Cogsworth from Beauty and the Beast

Cogsworth was a human butler to the prince until the Enchantress cursed the household and Cogsworth was transformed into a pendulum clock.

Coral from Finding Nemo

Coral is a clownfish who is Nemo’s mother in Finding Nemo. She laid 400 eggs but only one survived a barracuda attack which also killed Coral. That egg was Nemo.

Cruella De Vil from 101 Dalmatians     

Cruella is one of the most famous Disney villains that start with C, she is a rich heiress in 101 Dalmatians. She is obsessed with fashion and desperate to make a coat out of dalmatian puppies.

Crush from Finding Nemo

Crush is a slow-talking 150-year-old sea turtle who loves to surf the ocean currents. He helps Marlin and Dory in their search for Nemo.

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