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{{Performer|Charles Durning}}
 
{{Performer|Charles Durning}}
'''Doc Hopper''' is the southern-bred owner of the Doc Hopper's French Fried Frog Legs chain of fast food restaurants in [[The Muppet Movie]]. When Hopper sees [[Kermit]] dancing, he's determined to have him as a spokesfrog, and he won't take no for an answer. Hopper single-mindedly pursues Kermit halfway across the country, becoming the villain of the film in the process.
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'''Doc Hopper''' is the Southern-bred owner of the [[Doc Hopper's French Fried Frog Legs]] chain of fast food restaurants in ''[[The Muppet Movie]]''. When Hopper sees [[Kermit]] dancing, after being informed of the frog by his assistant [[Max (Muppet Movie)|Max]], he's determined to have him as a spokesfrog, and he won't take no for an answer. Doc previously handled his own commercials, wearing a frog suit.
 
   
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Doc Hopper's dream is to expand his franchise and own 1,000 restaurants. To achieve this goal, Hopper single-mindedly pursues Kermit halfway across the country, becoming the villain of the film in the process. His methods become increasingly desperate (bringing about a crisis of conscience for Max), hiring mad scientist [[Professor Krassman]] to brainwash Kermit and later enlisting [[Snake Walker]] and other thugs to kill the frog if he refuses.
   
 
[[Category:Muppet Movie Characters]]
 
[[Category:Muppet Movie Characters]]

Revision as of 17:37, April 11, 2006

Template:Performer Doc Hopper is the Southern-bred owner of the Doc Hopper's French Fried Frog Legs chain of fast food restaurants in The Muppet Movie. When Hopper sees Kermit dancing, after being informed of the frog by his assistant Max, he's determined to have him as a spokesfrog, and he won't take no for an answer. Doc previously handled his own commercials, wearing a frog suit.

Doc Hopper's dream is to expand his franchise and own 1,000 restaurants. To achieve this goal, Hopper single-mindedly pursues Kermit halfway across the country, becoming the villain of the film in the process. His methods become increasingly desperate (bringing about a crisis of conscience for Max), hiring mad scientist Professor Krassman to brainwash Kermit and later enlisting Snake Walker and other thugs to kill the frog if he refuses.

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