Cheshire Cat is one of the most known fictional cats. It was popularised by Lewis Carroll in 19 century. The Cheshire Cat has appeared in his fairy tale “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland”. Cheshire Cat has distinctive mischievous grin and it made this cat most funny and popular.
Since then the Cheshire Cat appears in various forms of media, from cartoons to movies.
Cheshire Cat by John Tenniel
It’s one of the first illustrations of book by Lewis Carroll, where Cheshire Cat sits on a tree and grins. This black-and-white picture was drawn by John Tenniel in 1866.
Cheshire Cat by Walt Disney
I have found the Cheshire Cat in American cartoon “Alice in Wonderland”, which was produced by Walt Disney Productions in 1951.
Cheshire Cat by Nick Willing
In 1999 an American actress Whoopi Goldberg portrayed the Cheshire Cat in television adaptation of the “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll. It was directed by Dyson Lovell and was named as the “Alice in Wonderland”. Whoopi Goldberg really has a smile of Cheshire Cat!
Cheshire Cat by Tim Burton
In 2010 we have seen the Cheshire Cat in a computer-animated and live action fantasy film by Tim Burton. This cat was portrayed by Stephen Fry.