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Baby Herman
Background information
Feature films Who Framed Roger Rabbit
Television programs
Video games Who Framed Roger Rabbit
Hare Raising Havoc
Park attractions Roger Rabbit's Car Toon Spin
Portrayed by
Portrayed by
Animators Richard Williams
Voice Lou Hirsch (adult voice)
April Winchell (baby voice)
Jim Cummings (Roger Rabbit's Car Toon Spin)
Performance model
Designer
Inspiration Elmer Fudd
Tweety Bird
The baby-faced thug from Baby Buggy Bunny (1954)
The baby from two Tom and Jerry shorts Busy Buddies (1956) and Tot Watchers (1958)
Honors and awards
Character information
Full name
Other names Baby, pal
Personality Grumpy, mischievous, childish, crabby, snooty, rude, foul-mouthed
Appearance Very short, slender, blue eyes, white diaper, blonde hair on his head with a pink ribbon around it, barefoot
Nationality
Species
Birthday
Occupation Roger's co-star
Alignment
Alignment Good
Affiliation
Affiliations
Goal To clear Roger's name from Marvin Acme's serious murder
Home Toontown
Relatives
Pets
Allies Roger Rabbit, Jessica Rabbit, Eddie Valiant, Benny the Cab, Marvin Acme, R.K. Maroon, Dolores, Lt. Santino, other Toons
Minions
Enemies Judge Doom, the Toon Patrol
Likes Acting, smoking cigars
Dislikes Failures, The Dip, Roger in trouble
Powers and abilities Strength
Weapons
Fate Goes back home to Toontown with Roger, Jessica and the rest of the Toons, accompanied by Eddie and Dolores.
Quote "The whole thing stinks like yesterday's diapers."

Baby Herman is Roger Rabbit's co-star in his cartoons from Disney and Touchstone's 1988 hit feature film Who Framed Roger Rabbit and the deuteragonist of the Roger Rabbit shorts. His adult voice was provided by Lou Hirsch while his baby voice was provided by April Winchell.

Personality

A Grown Baby mainly called, with his mob mentality and his cigar he is the right baby for the job. Baby Herman has a deep voice and rides in a stroller. He wears a pink bow and diapers. His stage persona, a baby always getting into mischief, is reminiscent of two Tom and Jerry cartoons where the two would have to work together to keep a baby out of trouble; Busy Buddies (1956) and Tot Watchers (1958).

Baby Herman is very impatient and irritable, as shown when Roger messes up during their act at the beginning of the movie. Despite this, he cares about Roger and considers him a good friend. Baby Herman also claims that Roger is innocent when he is framed for the death of Marvin Acme.

Appearances

Who Framed Roger Rabbit

In the cartoons, he is depicted as a baby who wanders off and always gets Roger into trouble. Off-set, he reveals that he is really a middle-aged man with a gravely voice who only looks like a baby. He constantly smokes, uses profanity and hits on women. He tells Eddie later in the film that Roger would never commit murder and that he has been framed in Marvin Acme's death and gives him a few clues to support this. At the end of the movie, he celebrates with the other Toons after Judge Doom is defeated and Toontown is awarded custody of the Toons in Marvin Acme's will.

Book Appearances

Comics

Baby Herman is a regular in the Roger Rabbt and Roger Rabbit's Toontown comic books.

Disney Parks

Baby Herman can be seen reading a paper in the queue for Roger Rabbit's Car Toon Spin.

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Who Framed Roger Rabbit
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Media: Who Framed Roger Rabbit | Tummy Trouble | Roller Coaster Rabbit | Trail Mix-Up | Bonkers

Characters: Roger Rabbit | Jessica Rabbit | Eddie Valiant | Dolores | Judge Doom | Toon Patrol | Smarty | Greasy | Wheezy | Psycho | Stupid | Baby Herman | Benny the Cab | R.K. Maroon | Marvin Acme | Lt. Santino | Bongo the Gorilla | Toon Bullets | Singing Sword | Toons | Lena Hyena | Toon Shoe | Lenny the Cab | C.B. Maroon | Angelo | Baby Herman's Mother | Lt. Santino | Rick Flint

Objects: The Dip | Acme Disappearing/Reappearing Ink | Marvin Acme's will | Toon Revolver | The Dip Machine

Locations: Toontown | Cloverleaf Industries | Maroon Cartoons | Los Angeles, California

Songs: Why Don't You Do Right? | The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down | Smile Darn Ya Smile | This Only Happens In The Movies

Disney Parks: Roger Rabbit's Car Toon Spin

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