Every heroic character in a film or novel has to go up against a notorious villain. Disney has a slew of ruthless, selfish villains that will do anything to get their way and come out on top. You’ve got to admit; you love to hate the villains. While there are entirely too many Disney villains to name, we’ve complied a list of 20 villains that you definitely grew up despising and made you root for the good guy.
Maleficent is one of most iconic Disney villains of all time. She is responsible for creating a curse that caused Aurora to fall into a sleeping slumber, just because she wasn’t invited to Aurora’s christening celebration. Maleficent also had the capability of turning into a fire-breathing dragon to defeat her enemies.
Cruella de Vil is the well-known character from 101 Dalmatians. We all loved to hate her as she tried so hard to get the adorable puppies from their owners in order to obtain their precious, spotted fur.
Captain Hook is the arch nemesis of Peter Pan. He tries his best to defeat and seek revenge on Peter Pan after he cuts off Hook’s hand and feeds it to a crocodile. Captain Hook feels as thought Peter Pan ruined his life.
Scar killed is own brother, Mufasa in The Lion King. After that, he banished his young and only nephew, Simba, from the kingdom. Scar also convinced Simba that it was his fault that Mufasa was killed.