Prancer is one of Santa Claus's reindeer, originally named in the poem The Night Before Christmas.


Prominent appearances

In the following specials, Prancer makes a prominent appearance in the story and/or has a speaking part.

Picture Production Voiced by Year Notes
Prancer Frank Welker 1989
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie Alec Willows 1998 In this film, Prancer is shown to have a wife, Mrs. Prancer who was Rudolph's teacher when he was a yearling.
Robbie the Reindeer trilogy Paul Whitehouse (original British version)

Brad Garrett (US redub)

1999, 2002, 2007 Prancer is shown to be the strongest member of team and in the third film he starts a relationship with Donner's sister Em.
Prancer Returns 2001 In this sequel to the 1989 film, Prancer is shown to have a son also called Prancer.
Donner Nicole Oliver 2001 In this special, Prancer is portrayed as female.
The Flight Before Christmas Dennis Schmidt-Fob (Finish version)

Paul Tylak (English redub)

2008 In this animated film, Prancer is the father of the main character, Niko.
Prancer in Ice Age A Mammoth Christmas
Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas T. J. Miller 2011
Prancer - PAW Patrol
PAW Patrol: "Pups Save Christmas" 2013

Minor appearances

In the following specials, Prancer is named onscreen, but is indistinguishable from other reindeer.

External links

Santa's team DasherDancerPrancerVixenCometCupidDonnerBlitzenRudolph
Others ArrowClariceFireballFrostHollyLightningMrs. DonnerOonaScratcherThrasherZoey