Timon (The Lion King)

Last Updated on: April 30th, 2024

timon the lion king 1994Who is Timon?

Timon is a fictional character from the Disney animated feature film The Lion King (1994) and its franchise. He is a meerkat, and along with his warthog friend Pumbaa, he becomes a friend and mentor to the young lion Simba after he is exiled from his home. He is known for his quick wit, humorous and carefree attitude, and his catchphrase “Hakuna Matata” which means “no worries” in Swahili. He is a comic relief character and is also one of the main characters in the Lion King franchise. He was played by veteran actor Nathan Lane.

The Collection:

Here is the Internet’s largest collection of Timon related movies, TV shows, toys and other products. As always, new pieces are added to this collection regularly.

Movie Appearances








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Song Appearances


Circle of Life (Song)

“Circle of Life” is a song from the 1994 Disney animated film “The Lion King“. The song was written by Elton John and Tim Rice,…



Hakuna Matata (Song)

“Hakuna Matata” is a song from the 1994 Disney animated film “The Lion King“. The song is performed by the characters Timon and Pumbaa, and…




Park Appearances

Walt Disney’s Parade of Dreams | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Walt Disney’s Parade of Dreams attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


The Lion King Celebration Parade | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct The Lion King Celebration Parade at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Parade of the Stars | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Parade of the Stars attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Festival of the Lion King | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom park’s Festival of the Lion King show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


The Circle of Life | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Epcot’s extinct The Circle of Life show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s amazing Hakuna Matata Time Dance Party including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Mickey’s Jammin Jungle Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s extinct Mickey’s Jammin Jungle Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Discovery Island Carnivale | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom park’s Discovery Island Carnivale attraction including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


The Legend of the Lion King | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct The Legend of the Lion King attraction including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Remember the Magic Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct Remember the Magic Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!




Related Products

The Lion King MagicBand+

MagicBand+ lets you engage with Disney moments like never before as it reacts to select park interactions with lighting effects and gesture recognition.  Inspired by…


The Lion King Crocs

You’ll be glad you slipped your paws into these super comfy clogs inspired by Disney’s animated The Lion King. Young Simba and Nala are featured with Pumbaa…


The Lion King Ears

This ear headband ain’t no passing craze, it means no worries on your Disney Parks days! Kick back and relax with a ”Hakuna Matata” ear…


The Lion King Loungefly Mini Backpack

You’ll have no worries fitting your everyday essentials in this fun and colorful mini backpack inspired by Disney’s animated The Lion King. Created by Loungefly, the…



Timon Plush – The Lion King

Hakuna Matata! Soft stuffed Timon has a problem free philosophy; when life gets tough–share a great big hug. Say hello to endless happy times with…








In the News

  • Disney Announces 4 New Summertime Activities Coming to Disney World, March 21, 2024
  • ‘The World’s Most Magical Celebration’ Comes to McDonald’s with 50 Unique Toys, September 14, 2021
  • Epcot’s Circle of Life Attraction Set to Close, June 6, 2018
  • Disney Launches ‘The Lion King’ Snapchat Lens, November 2, 2017
  • Timon is Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom; Find Out Where, September 24, 2017
  • The Lion King Signature Collection Edition Coming to Blu-Ray Soon, July 20, 2017
  • Disney to Put ‘Lion King’ Into Early Hibernation, August 13, 1994
  • Disney’s ‘Lion,’ King Of the Summer Box Office, June 27, 1994