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Frollo by littlelostrabbit
Background information
Feature films The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Short films
Television programs
Video games
Park attractions
Portrayed by
Portrayed by
Performance model
Inspiration Brom Bones' or Headless Horseman's horse
Honors and awards
Character information
Full name
Other names
Personality Dark, mysterious, evil, loyal
Appearance Slender, black skin, mane, tail, and hooves, gold horsecollar with 5 silver vertical pearls
Occupation Frollo's horse
Alignment Bad
Home Paris, France
Allies His master Claude Frollo, guards, soldiers
Enemies Quasimodo, Esmeralda, Phoebus, Achilles, Djali, Archdeacon, Clopin, gypsies, people of Paris
Likes Claude Frollo
Dislikes Quasimodo
Powers and abilities His speed
His strength
Weapons His hooves
Fate Unknown.

Snowball is Claude Frollo's horse in the 1996 Disney film the Hunchback of Notre Dame and the tertiary antagonist. He is mostly seen to mirror Achilles, Phoebus' horse.


Very little is known about Snowball, except that he appears to be a breed of draft horse, built as muscular, and hulking. He is loyal to his master, Frollo, however, can not be considered truly evil as he does not have a human-based personality like other animals in Disney films are sometimes seen to have.

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

In the audio commentary of the DVD, film directors, Kirk Wise and Gary Trousdale and film producer, Don Hahn reveal the real name of Frollo's horse. His name is Snowball. He appears only a handful of times in the film. His final fate is unknown, but one of the few things that happen to him is when Esmeralda throws a stone at his butt thrusting Frollo off.



  • His name is slightly ironic, as he is a sable horse, whereas snowballs are usually white.
  • He is a Friesian horse.


Films: The Hunchback of Notre Dame | The Hunchback of Notre Dame II
Television: House of Mouse
Video games: The Hunchback of Notre Dame: Topsy Turvy | Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance
Music: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Original Soundtrack)

Original: Quasimodo | Esmeralda | Claude Frollo | Phoebus | Victor, Hugo, and Laverne | Clopin | Archdeacon | Achilles | Djali | Quasimodo's mother | Quasimodo's father | Old Prisoner | Snowball | Brutish and Oafish Guard | Frollo's soldiers
Sequel: Madellaine | Zephyr | Sarousch

Locations: Paris | Notre Dame de Paris | Palace of Justice | Court of Miracles

Songs and score:
Original: The Bells of Notre Dame | Out There | Topsy Turvy | Humiliation | God Help the Outcasts | The Bell Tower | Heaven's Light | Hellfire | Paris Burning | A Guy Like You | The Court of Miracles | Sanctuary | And He Shall Smite the Wicked | Into the Sunlight | The Bells of Notre Dame (Reprise) | Someday
Sequel: Le Jour D'Amour | An Ordinary Miracle | I'd Stick With You | Fa la la la Fallen In Love | I'm Gonna Love You | Balancing Act | Rest And Recreation | Top of the World | Esmeralda | City Under Siege | Out of Love | Out Of Love (Reprise) | Dance of the Gypsies | Made of Stone | Grand Finale
Deleted Songs: In a Place of Miracles | As Long As There's a Moon

Other: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (musical) | Disney Sing Along Songs: Topsy Turvy | The Making of The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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