25 villains disguised as good guys

Benevolent movie characters that are actually evil all along

Lotso in Toys Story 3

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One of the villains disguised as good guys in the realm of animated movies is Lotso, a large, magenta pink strawberry-scented teddy bear who presents himself as a caring, welcoming, and friendly character at the beginning of 2010’s Toys Story 3. But beneath this compassionate guise, Lotso is actually a cruel, cunning, and rage-driven dictator who rules Sunnyside Daycare with an iron fist. Voiced by Ned Beatty, Lotso unsympathetically imprisons new toys in the Caterpillar Room where they suffer the reckless young toddlers there, while he sits comfortably in the Butterfly Room.

But according to Chuckles the Clown (Bud Luckey/Bob Peterson), Lotso was previously a good toy before both of them were accidentally abandoned by their former owner, Daisy. Apparently, losing Daisy broke Lotso, who now makes other toys feel the same pain by telling them that they are all destined to be discarded with no redemption.

Interesting facts about BTS
  • The group name, “BTS” stands for the Korean expression Bangtan Sonyeondan which translates to “Bulletproof Boy Scouts”. Band member J-Hope said that they chose this name because it represents BTS’s desire “to block out stereotypes, criticisms, and expectations that aim on adolescents like bullets.” But that isn’t the only meaning behind the name. In 2017, BTS said, as part of their new brand identity, that their name would also stand for Beyond the Scene” which extended their name to mean “growing youth BTS who is going beyond the realities they are facing, and going forward.”
  • BTS was originally intended to be a hip-hop group, similar to YG Entertainment’s 1TYM. This was because Big Hit Entertainment CEO Bang Si-hyuk met with RM and was very impressed by his rapping talents. However, Bang Si-hyuk changed his mind and decided that today’s youth needed “a hero who can lend them a shoulder to lean on, even without speaking a single word.”
  • BTS has said that all of the following musicians have inspired their music; Post Malone, Eminem, Seo Taiji and Boys, Nas, Kanye West, Drake, Charlie Puth, Danger, and Queen.
  • The band’s first English-language single, “Dynamite”, was released on August 21st. Its video broke the YouTube record for the most viewed music video premiere, grabbing the attention of three million viewers, and it set a new record for the most viewed video on the first day of release. “Dynamite” is also the first music video on YouTube to surpass 100 million views in less than one day.
  • BTS has been often labeled as “easily the biggest and most successful name in K-pop in the world” that can “do things no other name in their genre can.” Time magazine has gone as far as calling them the “Princes of Pop.”