Victor Frankenstein is one the of the protagonists of Tim Burton's 1984 short film Frankenweenie and his 2012 animated feature film of the same name. He is played by Barret Oliver in the original and voiced by Charlie Tahan in the animated version.


Victor Frankenstein is a clever and industrious 11-year-old boy who is inspired by science. He lives with his parents and dog, Sparky, in the town of New Holland. Victor immerses himself in making films and inventing in his attic workshop. When Sparky dies in a car accident, Victor uses scientific ingenuity to bring him back to life.

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