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|image = Profile - Joe Gardener.png
 
|image = Profile - Joe Gardener.png
 
|films = ''[[Soul]]''
 
|films = ''[[Soul]]''
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|personality = Kind, optimistic, lively
 
|personality = Kind, optimistic, lively
 
|occupation = Middle School Band Teacher<br>Jazz Musician
 
|occupation = Middle School Band Teacher<br>Jazz Musician
|goal = To get back to his body.
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|goal = To get back to his body
 
|family = Mrs. Gardner (mother)
 
|family = Mrs. Gardner (mother)
 
|friends = [[22]]
 
|friends = [[22]]
|likes = Jazz, living on Earth.
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|likes = Jazz, living on Earth
|fate = Sent to the Cosmic Realm by an opened manhole.
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|fate = Sent to the Cosmic Realm by an opened manhole}}
 
'''Joe Gardner''' is the protagonist of the upcoming [[Pixar]] film ''[[Soul]]''.
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'''Joe Gardner''' is the protagonist of the upcoming [[Pixar]] film ''[[Soul]].''
 
   
 
==Background==
 
==Background==
 
Joe Gardener was a middle school band teacher who has long dreamed of performing jazz music onstage, and finally gets a chance after impressing other jazz musicians during an opening act at the Half Note Club. As he was celebrating his new gig, he accidentally fell down a manhole and got his soul sent to The Great Before, where he meets a soul with a dim view of life named [[22]]. They later learn that Joe's body is sill alive, and he must find his way back with 22's help before time runs out.
 
Joe Gardener was a middle school band teacher who has long dreamed of performing jazz music onstage, and finally gets a chance after impressing other jazz musicians during an opening act at the Half Note Club. As he was celebrating his new gig, he accidentally fell down a manhole and got his soul sent to The Great Before, where he meets a soul with a dim view of life named [[22]]. They later learn that Joe's body is sill alive, and he must find his way back with 22's help before time runs out.
   
===Physical Appearance===
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===Physical appearance===
 
As a human, he is African-American with a black mustache and has black-rimmed glasses on to see better. He wears a grey fedora, a black sweater, brown pants, and red shoes.
 
As a human, he is African-American with a black mustache and has black-rimmed glasses on to see better. He wears a grey fedora, a black sweater, brown pants, and red shoes.
   
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==External links==
 
 
{{Soul}}
 
{{Soul}}
 
[[Category:Soul characters]]
 
[[Category:Soul characters]]

Revision as of 11:28, 3 May 2020

Joe Gardner is the protagonist of the upcoming Pixar film Soul.

Background

Joe Gardener was a middle school band teacher who has long dreamed of performing jazz music onstage, and finally gets a chance after impressing other jazz musicians during an opening act at the Half Note Club. As he was celebrating his new gig, he accidentally fell down a manhole and got his soul sent to The Great Before, where he meets a soul with a dim view of life named 22. They later learn that Joe's body is sill alive, and he must find his way back with 22's help before time runs out.

Physical appearance

As a human, he is African-American with a black mustache and has black-rimmed glasses on to see better. He wears a grey fedora, a black sweater, brown pants, and red shoes.

As a soul, his nose is not featured but his glasses and fedora are now part of him.

Trivia

  • He's the first African-American protagonist in a Pixar film.

Gallery


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Media
Soul
Characters
Joe Gardner22 • Curly • Mrs. Gardner • Paul • Dorothea Williams • Connie • Terry
Locations
New York City • You Seminar • The Great Before • The Great Beyond
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