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Wallace Shawn is a minor character in BoJack Horseman based on the real-life actor Wallace Michael Shawn of the same name. His most prominent appearance was in One Trick Pony, in Season 1.

Physical Appearance[]

Wallace Shawn is a balding grey-haired human man with signs of wrinkles on his face. According to the model sheets, with the horse mask, he is roughly slightly above 6 1/2 ft tall.

He wears a yellow turtleneck, grey jacket, pants, and shoes.

To portray BoJack Horseman in Mr. Peanutbutter's Hollywoo Heist, he is seen wearing a horse head mask with a cutout for his face, an unbuttoned gray jacket with a blue sweater underneath, cyan blue jeans, and red and white sneakers the same outfit that is BoJack's everyday attire.


Wallace Shawn is an exaggerated version of his real-life counterpart.


Season 1[]

Wallace Shawn appears in One Trick Pony.

He plays the role of BoJack Horseman in a movie called Mr. Peanutbutter's Hollywoo Heist. This movie is an adaptation of the episode Our A-Story is a "D" Story.

Wallace Shawn as BoJack model sheet

Wallace Shawn as BoJack Model Sheet

The movie actually goes through several wacky changes, and the finished product isn't even a movie, it's a gift basket.


  • The real-life actor Wallace Shawn is best known for roles such as Vizzini in the movie The Princess Bride or Rex in the Toy Story franchise.
  • He collects Rothko paintings and describes himself as being addicted to buying them.