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Mr. Lunt
  • Species: Gourd
  • Gender: Male
  • Hair color: Black (originally Brown)
  • Age: 36

Mr. Lunt is one of the main characters from VeggieTales. He is usually paired up with Mr. Nezzer.

Bio

In his first appearance, he worked alongside Mr. Nezzer at his chocolate factory, and follows every order he tells him to do. He later worked for his brother in Dinkletown when they planned to produce the Buzz-Saw Louie toys.

Physical Appearance

Mr. Lunt is a decorative gourd with a moustache. He often wears a beige safari-like hat and uses the brim for expression. In the Netflix series, he looks relatively the same, but now wears a white suit and has an additional goatee, and he no longer has a gold tooth.

Filmography

See his filmography

Voice Actors

Fun Facts

  • Mr. Lunt is based after Smartass from the Toon Patrol from "Who Framed Roger Rabbit".
    • His name is based on W. Lunt Ave in Chicago, according to Phil Vischer.
  • In almost every show he's in, Mr. Lunt has kept a mustache. The only exceptions are in Going Up!, Lord of the Beans, and The Best Christmas Gift.
  • He is the only main character to crossdress more than a few times.
  • Much like Pa Grape, he is one of the few characters to not have any visible eyes.
    • During the pre-production of Big Idea's second feature film, Mr. Lunt's outfit was initially designed to more closely resemble his classic pirate attire with his forehead covered. Universal requested that Lunt would be given eyes to let him show more emotion as a character. After having artists experiment with various concept sketches of him with eyes, the Big Idea team ultimately found the designs very unappealing. In the end, it was decided Mr. Lunt did not need any eyes for the film.
  • He was villainous in some episodes, but he was good in most episodes.
  • In Mr. Lunt's own love song His Cheeseburger, it was revealed that Mr. Lunt doesn't have any eyes whatsoever.
  • Phil stated on Twitter that the backstory of Mr. Lunt's golden tooth was that "it was part of his gangster outfit (even in his debut appearance) and it stayed with him."
  • It is unclear what Mr. Lunt's first name is, as a fan asked Phil on Twitter about Mr. Lunt's first name assumed to be "Karl", and Phil states that it probably should be "Mister".
  • Of all the redesigns, Mr. Lunt’s is the most minor.
  • According to the official Jonah website, if he weren't an actor, he'd be president of Moose Lodge 1407.
    • NOTE: The following facts are gathered from the "Larry and Mr. Lunt" commentary from "Jonah", not from any episode. These facts are not confirmed.
  • He has a stepfather who is an electrician. What happened to his biological father isn't made clear.
  • He went to the Culinary Academy of Louisiana with Larry the Cucumber.
  • He did not go to film school.
  • He took a film correspondence class through mail and the internet. He got a C-.
  • He spent time at Second City.
  • He decided to go into filmmaking after seeing "The Little Mermaid".
  • He grew up in Pasadena.
  • He had a grandmother who joined the circus.
  • According to a Boyz in the Sink coloring page spoofing Bad Teen Idol magazines, Mr. Lunt's age is confirmed to be 36.[1]
  • According to A Lifetime Supply of Joy, his favorite kind of cookie is Choco-Fudge Nuggets (a nugget of fudge wrapped in chocolate, with chocolate sprinkles).

Gallery

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References

VeggieTales Main Cast
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Junior AsparagusArchibald AsparagusPa GrapeLaura CarrotJimmy and Jerry GourdMr. NezzerMr. LuntThe French PeasMadame BlueberryPetunia RhubarbQwerty
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