Cheetara (ThunderCats)

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Cheetara
ThunderCats character
First appearance"Exodus"
( ThunderCats )
September 9, 1985
Created by Tobin Wolf
Voiced by Lynne Lipton (1985 series)
Emmanuelle Chriqui (2011 series)
Grey DeLisle (young Cheetara in 2011 version)
Erica Lindbeck ( ThunderCats Roar )
In-universe information
SpeciesThunderian
GenderFemale

Cheetara is a fictional character from the fictional ThunderCats franchise. [1]

Contents

1985 series

Cheetara is the sole adult female member of the Thundercats. Cheetara is based on the cheetah. Her powers are superspeed and psychic powers. She is also a skilled fighter with the baton/bo staff weapon. [2]

2011 series

In the 2011 rebooted version of ThunderCats, Emmanuelle Chriqui voiced Cheetara. [3] [4] Cheetara's powers are similar to her 1980's counterpart but given an expanded background with her being part of a secret clergy. [5] [6]

Thundercats Roar

Cheetara in the 2020 version of ThunderCats is portrayed as the bravest and the most competent fighter of the Thundercats. [7]

Reception

Cheetara has had a mostly positive reception from critics. Comic Book Resources ranked the character among 11th Best thing about ThunderCats. [8] io9 ranked Cheetara 2nd best thing about ThunderCats. [9] The character is so popular the Hollywood actress Milla Jovovich is interested in portraying Cheetara in any potential live action adaptation of ThunderCats . [10] Comic Book Resources consider Cheetara the 10th most valuable Thundercats toy. [11]

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