There’s been a lot of focus on Uggie, canine star of the Oscar-nominated film The Artist. Quite a few cats have graced the big screen too. Check these out:
- Spot the Cat was featured in Star Trek movie Generations
- Solomon the Cat starred in two James Bond movies, You Only Live Twice and Diamonds are Forever, as the pet of villain Blofeld.
- Orion the Cat starred in Men in Black
- The first feline movie star was Pepper, a gray alley cat that starred in silent movies with Charlie Chaplin and Fatty Arbuckle.
- Then there’s the Sphynx cat, Ted Nude-gent, who played Mr. Bigglesworth, pet of villain Dr. Evil in the Austin Powers movies.
Have fun watching the Oscars tonight!