Icarus is one of the secondary heroes of the Disney's animated television series Hercules. Based on the actual character from the ancient Greek mythology, Icarus appears as an insane, naive, and childish figure, yet as a good-hearted and loyal person to his close friends, befriending Hercules and Cassandra during his academic years. He can usually provide great assistance when facing a difficult challenge along with his friends. He also shows deep affection for Cassandra, constantly flirting with her, though his advances were spurned nonetheless. He also appears in the second Disney Heroes vs. Villains War as one of Hercules' acquaintances, corresponding to the Royal Council as its new addition.