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"Your eyebrows are bigger than your head!"
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An extremely old Japanese artistic convention is giving men bushy eyebrows. The manly oyaji usually has them, and it makes his expressions more imposing and tougher. A lot of older Shōnen manga use this style to great effect. Unless it's specifically part of the art style, Big Ol' Eyebrows are a common Art Shift gag when a character is being overdramatic.

Women tend to get very thin eyebrows. Thicker eyebrows are usually just a convention to make their faces more noticeable or make their facial expressions funnier. But in a few anime, women have thicker eyebrows which resemble long commas. It's the case of Momoko from Ojamajo Doremi and Honoka, Saki and Kurumi from the Pretty Cure franchise.

A Sub-Trope of Unusual Eyebrows. Usually related to Evil Eyebrows. Hot-Blooded Sideburns is a Sister Trope, and often shows up alongside this one. See also Big Ol' Unibrow. Contrast with No Brows.

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  • In the artistic traditions of the Northwest Coast Native American tribes (Haida, Tlingit, Nuu-chah-nulth, etc.), human figures—or supernatural beings with a roughly human appearance—are often represented with prominent eyebrows. Other mammalsnote  and birds sometimes have them too, but not always.
    • In some cases, like the work of Mungo Martin, it's hard not to wonder if the artist's own features influenced how they portrayed their subjects...

    Asian Animation 
  • In Happy Heroes, Headmaster Tele has somewhat thick eyebrows that are forked on the outer ends.

    Comic Books 
  • The Adventures of Peter Wheat: The Grand Wizard and Dragonel of the Hornet Kingdom have eyebrows that extend out quite a ways past the sides of their heads. It's likely they invoke the image of hornet antennae.
  • Asterix: In "Asterix the Legionary", the Egyptian man, who speaks entirely in pictograms and hieroglyphics, describes both Asterix and the ship's captain with a symbol that the translator dictates as "old hairy eyebrows".
  • Transformers: More than Meets the Eye: It's Rung's defining feature, despite no one remembering his name. They just call him "Eyebrows" instead.
  • Robin (1993): Tim Drake qualified rather often in his early years which helped him look like he was having a bit of an awkward time with puberty, but most artists shifted away from this depiction.
  • Usagi Yojimbo has Inspector Ishida (with his notable monobrow) and Koji.
  • Venom: Eddie Brock, when originally drawn by Todd McFarlane, had huge, black, rectangular eyebrows that were several times larger than his eyes.
  • W.I.T.C.H. has Irma and Taranee.
  • Depending on the Artist, Wolverine can qualify.
  • Wonder Woman Vol 1: Marya's eyebrows are thicker than those of any of the male characters and about three times as thick as those of any of the other women.
  • Italian comic book artist Zerocalcare draws himself with gigantic bushy eyebrows.

    Comic Strips 
  • InSecurity has Gabby, the youngest of Roy and Charlene’s two daughters, who combines these which she got from her father Roy with Evil Eyebrows, making her a Creepy Child.

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    Films — Animation 
  • In Aladdin the drawing style gives everyone pretty thick eyebrows, but the Sultan stands out even among a cast of these, with his shaggy eyebrows giving him a (fitting) sleepy confused appearance.
  • Xibalba from The Book of Life, has huge and spiky white eyebrows.
  • In Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, the eyes of Flint's dad Tim are almost always hidden under his eyebrows. Raising his eyebrows is used for great effects throughout the movie.
  • Coco: When alive, Héctor had some pretty thick eyebrows. He no longer has them as a skeleton.
  • The beautiful Esmeralda from The Hunchback of Notre Dame is another female example.
  • Norman from ParaNorman has this trait. It and his ability to see ghosts seem to be genetically linked, as both traits are shared with his uncle and Aggie.
  • Jethro from The Prince of Egypt has big, curvy ones. He is the most notable example in the film.
  • On The Secret of NIMH, both Nicodemus and the Great Owl have long, white eyebrows that hang off their faces. Jenner also has an impressive set of black bushy eyebrows, though nowhere near as long.
  • Prince Eric from The Little Mermaid, a trait inherited by his daughter Melody.
  • The March Hare from Alice in Wonderland, a trait carried from his voice actor, Jerry Colonna.
  • Zootopia: Mr. Big the shrew has extremely thick eyebrows that hide his eyes. Only once in the movie does he lift them up high enough for his eyes to be visible.

    Films — Live-Action 
  • The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland: Mandy Patinkin wears ridiculously bushy eyebrows as a villain. One of his fuzzy-bug Mooks comments "Those aren't his eyebrows; that's my aunt and uncle!"
  • Clan of the White Lotus: The aptly named White Eyebrows has spectacular, bushy, white eyebrows that extend off his face. They are quite a sight to behold.
    • Pai Mei (White Eyebrows) also appears in Kill Bill: Volume II, this time played by Gordon Liu (who defeated him in Clan of the White Lotus) and sporting an even more magnificent set of eyebrows.
  • The Duchess: Keira Knightley as Georgiana Cavendish is a Rare Female Example. They're daunting, not to mention the cloudy 'fro that comes along.
  • Dune (1984): Thufir Hawat. They're pretty big. It's possible this was supposed to be shared among mentats, at the other one, Piter DeVries, has some big ones too, but they're still not quite as big.
  • Groucho Marx: Actually created via greasepaint, as was his iconic mustache (which is why he's here and not down in Real Life).
  • Labyrinth: Hoggle has bushy ginger ones as opposed to his white hair.
  • A League of Their Own: Female example. While attending mandated classes at charm and beauty school, a new recruit for the AAGPBL (All-American Girls Professional Baseball League) gets this stinging criticism from the instructor:
    "The eyebrows. Thin and separate, there should be two."
  • The Room: Lisa (another female example)
  • Silent Night, Deadly Night Part 2: Ricky Caldwell, as played by Eric Freeman. His eyebrows overact as much as he does. They've even got their of Facebook group.
  • Zu: Warriors of the Magic Mountain: Long Brows (Sammo Hung) fights with his eyebrows.

  • Coffin Princess Chaika: The eponymous main character has rather thick eyebrows for a girl. As do the other Chaikas.
  • Dracula: Jonathan Harker notes that the Count's eyebrows are
    "very massive, almost meeting over the nose, and with bushy hair that seemed to curl in its own profusion."
  • Full Metal Panic!: Gauron has some of the biggest and most unruly eyebrows out of the main characters.
  • Harry Potter:
    • Goblet of Fire: Viktor Krum is repeatedly described as having heavy black eyebrows.
    • Order of the Phoenix: Alicia Spinnet is hit with a spell - presumably a hair-thickening charm - that causes her eyebrows to grow down past her mouth.
  • Haruhi Suzumiya: Asakura Ryoko, a tertiary character, actually has noticeably larger eyebrows than the rest of the cast. This has not gone unnoticed by some artists and the results, well, see for yourself.
  • The Hobbit: Gandalf is described as having gigantic eyebrows.
    'Good morning' said Bilbo, and he meant it. [...] But Gandalf looked at him from under long bushy eyebrows that stuck out further than the brim of his shady hat.
    • The Rankin/Bass animated versions of The Hobbit and The Return of the King took this maybe too literally, and gave Gandalf a titanic, impossibly bushy unibrow that, along with his similarly oversized beard, completely frames his (also huge) nose and eyes. His freaky appearance is used to great effect when he introduces himself with an extreme closeup shot.
  • Jeeves and Wooster: Nerve specialist Rodrick Glossop is described as being bald with enormous eyebrows.
  • The Lost Diary of Don Juan: A defining feature of Colette, the love interest - and later wife - of Cristobal, Don Juan’s manservant:
    'She had thick eyebrows, like a man's, but these only accentuated the feminine gracefulness of the rest of her face.'
  • The Platinum Key: Aly describes Merlin the Younger as having very thick eyebrows.
  • Rainbow Magic: King Oberon has these.
  • The Stormlight Archive: The people of Thaylenah have distinctive long eyebrows that they keep tucked behind their ears. Some of the setting's diversity of human appearance is due to long-ago interbreeding with various Rubber-Forehead Aliens, but it's unknown whether this applies to the Thaylens.
  • Village Tales: The Duke of Taunton has the bushy, Gandalfian version: his oldest and dearest enemy the Archdeacon maintains that the Duke's voice barges into a room first, followed by his eyebrows, and then by the Duke himself, although that's mere snarky exaggeration. The Rector's Very Manly Eyebrows are trim and neat, but described as thick and "impasto" all the same.
  • The Wheel of Time: Ogier are described to all have very large eyebrows that are not only very thick, but also hang down like an extra set of moustaches. They're an important part of Ogier expressions, and apparently regarded as erogenous zones.

    Live-Action TV 
  • Breakfast Serials: The British kids' anthology series featured a segment called "Nicechap" about a very nice comic character who twice came to life as a very nice man who spoke in rhyme. Unfortunately, after he retuned to being a drawing for the second time, his creator drew big heavy eyebrows on him in a fit of anger. Then Nicechap came back to life for a third time, and this time he was evil.
  • Breaking Bad: Though he's an extremely minor character, just about every scene involving Walt's former boss Bogdan includes someone calling attention to his absolutely massive eyebrows.
    • Which led to one of the funniest quotes in the whole series:
    Walt: I said, 'fuck you!' And your eyebrows!
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Spike. Made worse by the fact that they're a wildly different color than his platinum-blonde hair.
  • Degrassi: The Next Generation: Manny Santos saw Jane Vaughn swoon over Declan Coyne and asked her, "Who's Johnny Eyebrows?" His actor said he stopped reading YouTube comments of the show promos when the first one was "Eyebrow tweezers. Heard of them?" There's also Sean Cameron. Though his eyebrows are not as big as some of the other examples here, it's lampshaded nonetheless.
  • Doctor Who: The Twelfth Doctor was literally introduced eyebrows first. Having become his defining physical characteristic, comments about the brows come up often in both the show and the Expanded Universe. When asked why he's the one in charge of the "Time Heist", he says "Basically, it's the eyebrows." In "Face the Raven", Clara cites them as a reason he can never be the good cop in a Good Cop/Bad Cop situation. In Doctor Who Legacy his most powerful skill — it unleashes tons of damage on enemies — is dubbed "Attack Eyebrows".
  • Game of Thrones:
    • Little Arya Stark's noticeable eyebrows which are growing as she ages have not gone unnoticed by the viewers.
    • Daenerys Targaryen's no slouch on the eyebrow department either, mostly because of their expressiveness and prominence and how, like Spike's, they are a good shade darker than her blonde-silver-white hair, standing out strongly, although from Season 1 to 3 her eyebrows are a fair grey like her brother. The make-up artists decided to forego this whitening of Emilia's naturally dark boarders halfway through Season 4 with the justification that Dany asked her handmaids to apply Dothraki khol in remembrance of her husband once she started to rule Meereen. By the time she returns to Westeros, the natural light colour is beginning to show thorough again.
    • Isaac Hempstead-Wright (Arya's brother Bran) is also growing these as he gets older.
  • Ginny and Georgia: Georgia has very large, dark prominent eyebrows which really stand out as she's blonde and pale-skinned.
  • Gossip Girl: The boys have eyebrows that are so distracting as to verge on the Efronesque.
  • Heroes: Sylar and Nathan. Sylar even does this thing with his eyebrows when he's really ticked.
  • House: James Wilson. Many a piece of fanart feature his eyebrows. Prominently.
  • Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell The Gentleman sports these in quite a distracting way.
  • LazyTown: Robbie Rotten has thick, arched eyebrows to emphasize that he is, in fact, the villain.
  • The Pacific: Runner Conley sports a very thick pair.
  • Pushing Daisies: Ned has a set of expressive eyebrows—in fact, Olive and Chuck identify his half-brothers in part because they also have Big Ol' Eyebrows.
  • Revolution: Miles Matheson sports a pair of big eyebrows. Well, bigger than a lot of the other characters' eyebrows anyway.
  • The Rise of Phoenixes: Ning Yi has very prominent, very expressive eyebrows. They're made even more noticeable by how he sarcastically raises one (or both) of them at least once an episode.
  • Schitt's Creek: Father and son Johnny and David Rose are played by real-life father and son Eugene Levy and Dan Levy and their eyebrows.
  • Stargate SG-1: There is a subset of the fandom that is in love with Daniel Jackson's epic eyebrows.
  • Star Trek: The Original Series: The Vulcans and especially the Romulans had some serious eyebrow action going on.
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation: The Klingons practically have this as a racial trope. You'd be hard-pressed to find a Klingon without rather impressive eyebrows. Gowron has a magnificent pair.
  • Quark. The Head has huge eyebrows to go with his huge head.
  • Warehouse 13: References to Artie's bushy eyebrows are a Running Gag.
  • Whose Line Is It Anyway?: A little revenge by Colin during Props after Steve Frost makes fun of Mochrie's baldness.
    Colin: *while holding up a large furry bag* "Oh geeze, one of your eyebrows fell off!"
  • Sarah Silverman wears a salt-and-pepper set of super-bushy eyebrows (and matching mustache) for her turn as the Grandfather in Home Movie: The Princess Bride.


    Puppet Shows 
  • A lot of the male characters found in Gerry Anderson's Supermarionation shows have pretty large eyebrows, but none win better than Mike Mercury of Supercar, seriously!
  • Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham has a puppet, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, who has gigantic eyebrows despite being a skeleton. They're used to convey his emotions, since he has no other facial features to do so with — and they work surprisingly well.
  • The Muppets
    • Sam the American Eagle has an impressive unibrow, giving the impression of a perpetually frowning face.
    • The Swedish Chef appears to have nothing but big ol' eyebrows that can challenge his mustache for facial hair supremacy.
  • In the Sesame Street, Bert has a black monobrow, enabling him to look quite annoyed whenever he is fed up with Ernie's shenanigans.

    Video Games 
  • Ascent Crash Landing: Bluu has a noticeably big pair of eyebrows.
  • World of Warcraft:
  • In the Street Fighter series, especially earlier on, Ryu and Ken possessed excessively large eyebrows, apparently made from M. Bison, Balrog, and Guile's missing brows. Ryu's are so big at times that they overlap his headband.
  • Star Trek: Elite Force II gave us Mr. Stemmons, the Obstructive Bureaucrat with truly outrageous eyebrows.
  • In the concept artwork of the game, Dimension Spark has Zachary Spark, who usually is drawn with rather sizable brows.
  • Jill from the GBA Drill Dozer, but hers are nothing compared to her dad's epic unibrow, WOW.
  • Mafia boss Winfred "Big Wins" Kitaki in Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney couples this with Eyes Always Shut, initially giving many players the impression that his eyebrows are Sinister Shades (as he's a mafia boss).
  • The Japanese releases of Ratchet & Clank games gives Ratchet very thick, bushy eyebrows that many American fans refer to as "woolly bear caterpillars" - his eyebrows are fairly thick in the American version as well, but the Japanese release specifically stated he was given thicker eyebrows "so fan artists would have a place to start drawing from."
  • Tekken: This seems to run in the Mishima Family. Jin's and Kazuya's are impressive, but somewhat less than grandpa Heihachi's. The Spoony One spoofed this in his review of the anime and live-action Tekken movies by wearing progressively larger construction paper eyebrows.
    • Ganryu, another Japanese character, sports these. It's actually this trait that gets him the attention of Lili, since they remind her of her father.
  • Professor Pickle in Sonic Unleashed.
  • Piston Honda of Punch-Out!! has giant eyebrows that have their own sound effect. He twitches them before he punches, which is your cue to dent his face.
  • Lord Gongora from Lost Odyssey has extremely bushy eyebrows. His unwilling lackey Jansen even refers to him as 'Lord Eyebrows'.
  • Yukari Yakumo from Touhou Project normally has average eyebrows, but gets subjected to this trope in the works of doujinshi circle Hot Dog Chuck.
    • Cirno now gains an official one with Touhou 12.8.
    • For a variant, Ichirin in 13.5 has extraordinarily thick and bushy eyelashes.
  • Princess Suzushiro Shikikagura from Princess Waltz sports a pair prominent enough to earn an extra look and a nickname ("Eyebrows Girl") from Liliana.
  • K.K. Slider from the Animal Crossing games has some powerful brows. Better yet, they're based on a real guy.
  • The Legend of Spyro: Mole-Yair has a pair of bushy white eyebrows that completely cover his eyes.
  • The Legend of Zelda:
    • Ganondorf sports a particularly magnificent pair of eyebrows that are not only bushy, but actually extend back to join with his hair.
    • The Legend of Zelda: Oracle of Ages: Ralph has forked eyebrows, though you don't really see them in-game. So does Queen Ambi, though again, you have to look at character art to see them.
    • The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass: Oshus has one. They're even kept in his Ocean King form.
    • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild:
      • Kaneli the Rito elder has eyebrows that extend way out from his face; of course, since he is an owl, these come natural to him.
      • This game's rendition of Princess Zelda also has noticeably more prominent eyebrows than previous Zeldas, a feature she seems to share with her father King Rhoam.
      • Paya also has quite the thick eyebrows. Her eyebrows is one of the most prominent features that sets her apart from her grandmother Impa during the latter's younger days, who otherwise looks very similar to her granddaughter (as revealed in Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity).
  • Soulcalibur: Maxi. So extraordinary are his eyebrows they have their very own jiggle physics.
  • Worms: The Worms have rather prominent eyebrows. So much that a cross-promotion item of one of their helmets has a sculpted in a pair of them.
  • Axel from Disgaea 2 has huge eyebrows shaped like lightning bolts.
  • Commander Sith from Ghost Trick. His eyebrows are so large they probably qualify as his hairstyle.
  • Van from Tales of the Abyss has pretty prominent eyebrows. According to Anise they can shoot lasers - Natalia believed it.
  • Bizley from Tales of Xillia 2 has similarly prominent eyebrows that appear to join with his sideburns.
  • Lampshaded in Dungeons of Dredmor.
    Propaganda Poster: "Fear the large eyebrowed one, it brings strange diseases. Fight to the last!"
    • Even better is one of the random enemy taunts: "thine eyebrows will not protect thee this time".
    • You can play as both a male and a female character in the game... and they both have thick, bushy eyebrows.
  • Thunder Bomber from Bomberman Online and Bomberman Jetters has very large eyebrows which are shaped like lightning bolts.
  • Many of the Angry Birds have thick brows.
  • All of the Mr Saturns in EarthBound (1994) and Mother 3 sport the most magnificent eyebrows, each roughly as large as ten of their eyes.
  • Fubuki Shirou and his brother Atsuya have rather sizable eyebrows in the original Inazuma Eleven series. The Alternate Continuity Ares reduces them in size.
  • Strider Hiryu sports these as well. Take a look at his manga appearance!
  • Kunio himself and many other characters in the Kunio-kun series.
  • Astal has some very long forked eyebrows.
  • Asuka 120% features the tomboyish Ryuuko and shy and polite Kumi, both of whom exhibit this.
  • Bowser in the Super Mario Bros. series has a pair of big, bushy and red eyebrows that make him look very intimidating. Bowser's eyebrows seem to be in a curved shape so that he always looks angry or at least irritated.
  • Dr. Wily of the Mega Man (Classic) series sports a bushy pair that he wiggles as he enters his spaceship in the first game.
  • Lord Brevon from Freedom Planet sports an impressive pair of eyebrows on his head.
  • Ninja from I-Ninja especially sports two large, bushy black eyebrows best seen on the cover art for the game.
  • Crash Bandicoot, in his own series. The trailer for Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy lampshades this.
    1 Legendary Hero... 2 Epic Eyebrows... 3 Remastered Adventures.
    • Come to think of it, it would be easier to make a list of characters who don't sport a pair of prominent 'brows.
  • Futoshi Shimano of the Yakuza series has a big pair of Evil Eyebrows as a part of his grotesquely exaggerated features.
  • Deep Rock Galactic: Dwarven eyebrows are pretty damned thick. Even the "Refined" option, the thinnest of the lot, would put most human brows to shame. And of course there's a "Monstrous Thick" option, which the game refers as "secondary beards for your eyes". The "Voluminous Philosopher" option still wins out, being so thick they cover the eyes almost completely. "Perfect for naps in the shade" indeed.
  • Kosuke Anayama from Ninja Battle Heroes has some big eyebrows.
  • Epic Battle Fantasy 5 has giant fake eyebrows made out of seaweed as a Flair equip. As they resist several status ailments, they're pretty useful, so it is likely to gear up one party member with giant eyebrows for a good portion of the game. Equipping any player character with them will also make them show up on their respective Evil Player counterpart, but this is purely aesthetic.
  • Kuukiyomi 3: Consider It More and More! -Father to Son-: Downplayed. The only male deuteragonist, who is also the player character's boyfriend, has visible and slightly thick eyebrows. The player protagonist and other extras and bystanders don't have visible eyebrows unless they react to something.
  • Larry from Pokémon Scarlet and Violet has very large, rectangular eyebrows. They really lend to his already-deadpan expression, making him look even more dour.
  • Yu from Haven (2020) has a modestly thick pair of brows, though her male counterpart does not inherit them.

    Web Animation 
  • Danny from Bravest Warriors has an epic pair of big eyebrows. More noticeable, cause he's the the only team member who even has eyebrows in the first place.
  • Paul from Eddsworld has these to the point where they're essentially the focus of a short that he stars in.
  • Our Trope Namer comes from Homestar Runner, which plays with this one a segment in the SBEmail "Haircut", where Strong Bad remarks on specifically this kind of eyebrow, used to describe someone "who is not so concerned with attracting ladies."
    Strong Bad: "There we go. One hundred and ten percent lady-proof."
  • The elderly garden shop owner from Monsterbox has some noticably sizeable eyebrows.


    Web Original 
  • Epic Fail Guy of 4chan fame, when not depicted wearing a Guy Fawkes Mask, is a standard stick figure with outrageously long eyebrows.
  • The "Twinkie Brows" meme on Gaia Online refers to Johnny K. Gambino and his son Gino (a bit jarring, since Gino is otherwise a typical Bishounen). It's been speculated that Labtech X has them as well.
    • One of Gino's dolls now comes with a "Twinkie Brows" pose. The Bad Moon evolving item also included outrageous eyebrows in a variety of colors, including blue, green, and oh-god-my-eyes pink.
  • In Metal Gear Awesome, Solid Snake's eyebrows bulge out at the slightest provocation. At one point they branch out and sprout oranges.
  • In a Rare Female Example, The Nostalgia Chick. What's kind of amusing about this is that the Critic, her Spear Counterpart, has smaller, thinner, blonder eyebrows; which are considered far girlier.
  • Tim from Marble Hornets has 'em, along with Hot Blooded Sideburns.
  • At the end of episode four of None Piece Luffy and Zoro have a moustache battle. Luffy ends up with a massive pair of eyebrows, but Zoro wins the duel.
    • Starting in Episode 4, the characters start getting eyebrows superimposed above their eyes whenever they're required to look angry or upset during scenes where they don't.
  • Lilly from These days is easily recognized for them, and she's not too fond of that.
  • Korri of Dubbed By Strangers has these.

    Western Animation 
  • Big City Greens: Cricket who sports a set, unlike the rest of his family.
  • BIONICLE: Turaga Vakama didn't have eyebrows on his toy, but the animated movies gave him an absolutely massive monobrow wider than his mask that made his silhouette look as if he had horns. Sadly, neither of his prior forms shared this majestic feat in facial hair.
  • Brickleberry: Malloy, Bodean, Jorge and Firecracker Jim. Malloy's is the biggest, which is ironic since he's the smallest in size of those characters.
  • Butch Hartman (creator of The Fairly OddParents! and Danny Phantom) has a habit of giving his characters large eyebrows.
    • Especially noticable on Dr. Rip Studwell, who's voiced by Hartman.
    • Makes sense considering his eyebrows.
  • Disney:
    • Aladdin: Princess Jasmine is probably the first Disney Princess to have these.
    • The Hunchback of Notre Dame: Esmeralda has rather thick eyebrows for a Disney female, suggesting that the artists were making her look more worldly and independent.
    • Mulan: The title character has rather large eyebrows.
    • The Princess and the Frog: Tiana has rather large eyebrows as a child.
  • Freakazoid!: Sgt. Cosgrove. Then again, have you seen his voice actor, Ed Asner?
  • The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy: Mandy.
  • It's Pony: Though the length varies from each character, generally all of them have a pair of big eyebrows, including the animals.
  • Kaeloo: Olaf the emperor penguin has huge eyebrows (even though he's a bird).
  • The Legend of Korra: Gives these to The Mentor Tenzin, Lovable Jock Bolin, and grizzled old coach Toza.
    • In Book 3, the bros meet relatives in Ba Sing Se. Turns out that nearly everyone on their dad's side of the family has thick eyebrows.
    • And Book 4's big bad Kuvira has a majestic pair.
  • Looney Tunes: Yosemite Sam, Wile E. Coyote and Taz have pretty bushy eyebrows.
  • Motorcity: Mike Chilton, Abraham Kane, and Bracket have these.
  • Mr. Bogus: Ratty has these.
  • My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Tree Hugger, Moondancer, and in particular Moondancer's sister all have these, which is especially unusual considering most mares do not even have any eyebrows excluding Sudden Anatomy. Discord in particular has large, protruding eyebrows of which half is bigger than the other.
  • The Owl House: Amity's father, Alador Blight, possesses thick eyebrows.
  • Ready Jet Go!: Zucchini possesses the biggest eyebrows of all the characters.
  • Samurai Jack: Aku has GREAT FLAMING EYEBROWS
    • Jack himself has pretty thick eyebrows. It's a trait of all samurai in this universe, apparently, as a baby that had spent an extended period of time in Jack's presence while he fought off ogres and told stories of other samurai developed similar eyebrows too, which Jack explained as the kid developing "the spirit of the samurai".
  • The Secret of Kells: Aisling definitely counts. What's odd is how they're black when she has white hair.
  • The Simpsons: Milhouse and his parents are among the few Springfield residents with notable eyebrows, and this is sometimes played for comic relief, such as when Milhouse’s eyebrows are literally blown off his face in She of Little Faith.
  • Steven Universe: The titular character sports thick, round eyebrows, as does his Implied Love Interest Connie.
  • Tenko and the Guardians of the Magic: Hikita has some big eybrows.
  • Thunder Cats: Many characters, especially Jaga, have incredibly bushy eyebrows.
  • Transformers: Prime: Demonstrates that this can even happen to robots. Check out Megatron and Starscream's eyebrows if you think otherwise.
  • The Venture Bros.: The Monarch has eyebrows that are each at least a gravity-defying foot long.
  • We Bare Bears:
    • In "Kyle", the titular character claims to be Nom Nom's long-lost brother because he has a pair of thick, black eyebrows that one of the koalas in a picture from Nom Nom's childhood has. They're fake.
    • In "Bunnies", the Elder Bunny has a pair of big bushy eyebrows. Grizzly even pegs him as the leader because of them.
    Baby Grizzly: He's the elder! You can tell by his eyebrows.
  • Xiaolin Showdown: Raimundo, Jack Spicer and Chase Young all have these (Raimundo gets even bigger eyebrows in the reboot).


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