Cerberus is a villain who first appeared in the Disney film Hercules, is the guardian of the Underworld that works for Hades in the Hercules series.
Cerberus is a giant black canine with three heads and red eyes on each head.
Cerberus first appeared in the movie, Hercules. He first appeared when Hades rides down the River Styx and all three heads fought over a steak they were fed by Hades. Hercules tamed him to get Hades' inner sanctum, though only a temporary turn driven by fear.
Hercules: The Animated Series
Instead of being an adult dog, Cerberus appears as a rambunctious puppy and he is one of Echidna's children, while Hades has difficulties in controlling.
Kingdom Hearts Series
Cerberus makes an appearance, as well as a boss in Kingdom Hearts and Kingdom Hearts II.
- Cerberus is based on the demonic hellhound guardian of the same in Greek mythology.
- Cerberus was the only Hercules monster in the animated film to not die.
- In Hercules: The Animated Series, Cerberus looks much more like a Rottweiler.