|“||It feels so good to laugh!||„|
|~ George Beard|
George Beard is one of the two main protagonists of the Captain Underpants novel franchise and the film of the same name.
George is an African-American kid in the fourth grade with a tie and a flat top haircut. He is nine years old. He has created silly comic book characters like Captain Underpants, Super Diaper Baby, Timmy the Talking Toliet, Dog Man, Ook and Gluck, and the Amazing Cow Lady. He enjoys making comic books, skateboarding, watching television, playing video games and pulling pranks. Chocolate chip cookies are his favorite food. He lives with his parents and two cats. He believes that he is a great speller. However, in the comic books created by him and his best friend, Harold Hutchins, some of the words are misspelled.
In the film, he is voiced by Kevin Hart who also voiced Snowball from The Secret Life of Pets and The Secret Life of Pets 2.
Just like his best friend, Harold, George likes to pull pranks and make comic books. Just like Harold, George has other hobbies which are are skateboarding and watching TV.
- In an interview about the Captain Underpants book series, the creator of the Captain Underpants books, it confirms that George and his best friend, Harold were similar to Dav Pilkey when he was a kid as Dav Pilkey mentioned it.