Figaro is a supporting character in the second Disney animated movie, Pinocchio. He is the pet cat of Gepetto, along with the fish Cleo. Figaro became a popular character with audiences and was given his own series of cartoon shorts as well as costarring in a few Pluto shorts as Minnie Mouse's pet cat.

In Pinocchio, Figaro was voiced by Mel Blanc, and by Clarence Nash and then Frank Welker in the shorts.