Terk is the sassy little
gorilla from the 1999 Walt Disney animated film,
“Tarzan.” She can also be seen in the films,
“Tarzan and Jane,” “Tarzan 2,” and “The Lion
King 1 ½.” In television shows she can be seen
in “The Legend of Tarzan.” In video games she
can be found in the Kingdom Hearts series.
Finally, in other merchandise she can be found
in toys, books, pins, Disney art, and clothing.
She lives in the jungle with
the rest of the gorillas. Her friends include
Jane, Kerchak, Kala, Tantor, Mungo, Flynt,
Archimedes, Tarzan, and the rest of the good
Disney characters. Her enemies include John
Clayton, Zugor, Sabor, Tublat, and the rest of
the evil Disney villains.
Terk is a small, chunky
gorilla. She has light and dark grey fur with a
spiky mohawk. She also has large eyes and tiny
ears. She is very loud, opinionated, but
She was animated by Michael
Surrey. She has been voiced by a few people over
the years such as Audrey Wasilewski, Brenda
Grate, Rosie O’Donnell, and April Winchell.
Terk can be found in Disney
parks around the world as a meet and greet
character. She can also be seen in attractions
and shows such as the Parade of the Stars,
Tarzan Rocks!, The Golden Mickeys, and Mickey’s
Soundsational Parade. Two parades she could be
found in that are now gone are Mickey’s Jammin’
Jungle Parade, and Mickey’s Jingle Jungle
Parade. She can also be found during the
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. You can
also find her in various Disney on Ice shows
that have a “Tarzan” theme in them.