Otis (given name)

Fictional characters

  • Otis, a puppy in The Adventures of Milo and Otis
  • Otis the Aardvark, a BBC puppet character
  • Otis "Bad" Blake,the main character in Scott Cooper's 2009 film, Crazy Heart
  • Otis Campbell, the town drunk on the Andy Griffith Show
  • Otis the Cow, the main character in Nickelodeon's 2006 film, Barnyard, and its TV spin-off series, Back at the Barnyard
  • Otis B. Driftwood, a fictional character that has appeared in the Rob Zombie horror films House of 1000 Corpses and The Devil's Rejects taken from the character of the same name popularized by Groucho Marx
  • Otis, a fictional character in the movie Good Burger
  • Otis (Superman), an associate of Lex Luthor, in the films Superman and Superman II
  • Otis Heuverling, the first Dutch astronaut to land on the moon
  • Otis Otis, a vampire in Heather Brewer's teen book series The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod

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