|“||I do declare!||„|
|~ Cindy Bear's catchphrase|
Cindy Bear is a cartoon character created by Hanna-Barbera Productions. She is one of the primary supporting characters of the Yogi Bear franchise as well as a regular in the stable of frequently appearing Hanna-Barbera animated personalities. Cindy was originally portrayed by the late voice actress Julie Bennett, who reprised the part for most of her appearances from the 1960s through the 1980s.
She was voiced by the late Julie Bennett as an adult and Kath Soucie as a teenager, and as of 2018, Cindy is voiced by Tara Strong.
Cindy Bear is a beautiful, charming female bear, the love-interest of Yogi Bear and a resident of Jellystone Park. She speaks with a pronounced Southern accent, and carries a parasol. Cindy rarely engages in the same antics as Yogi and Boo-Boo and does not share the same antagonistic relationship with Ranger Smith. Her romance with Yogi Bear is typically portrayed as on-again and off-again, with her pursuing him while he avoids and evades her advances. Just as often, however, Yogi is shown to return her affections.
Cindy is an anthropomorphic bear with light brown fur. She usually wears a flower behind one ear and often carries a parasol.
Cindy has a southern accent.