Hank the Septopus Finding Dory Easter Egg
As Disney�Pixar's �Finding Dory� nears its summer release, filmmakers share a never-before-revealed hidden gem.
�Finding Dory� Character Hank Has Been Pixar�s Best-Kept Secret for Over 25 Years
BURBANK, Calif. (April 1, 2016) - Disney�Pixar�s �Finding Dory� filmmakers revealed today that Hank, the film�s cantankerous octopus with camouflaging capabilities, has appeared in every one of their feature films since 1995�s �Toy Story.� �Finding Dory,� featuring the voice of Ed O�Neill as Hank, opens in theaters nationwide on June 17, 2016.
�Every Pixar fan knows that we love Easter Eggs,� said director Andrew Stanton, who also directed the 2003 Oscar�-winning film �Finding Nemo.� �And until now, Hank has been our most closely guarded secret. There are even people internally at Pixar who don�t know about this.�
Pixar is known for the hidden gems that appear in its feature films, including the Luxo Ball, the Pizza Planet Truck and A113, which is a nod to the animation classroo