Brooklynn | Christy Fimple | But, after he has to give up Tai Lung, he became distant, a strict and mean taskmaster, and somewhat heartless. Mr. Ping | Shifu immediately feared this was the work of Lord Shen, and that he and his weapon must be stopped or it would be the end of Kung Fu. Shifu a Red Panda who is one of the characters in Spongebob's adventures in Kung Fu Panda. Goals Shirong (father), Tai Lung (adopted son), Tigress (adopted daughter) Master Shifu is the tritagonist of the Kung Fu Panda franchise. Shifu was first seen in a training session with the Furious Five until Master Oogway summoned Shifu. Ginormica | Peng | Summary. Dustin Hoffman Snow White | Yi | But Po then told him he had a great teacher. Shifu appears powerless as he watches the Kai lift a statue of Oogway and, to Shifu's horror, hurl it into the Jade Palace, paving a path of destruction as it collides. Rocket J. Squirrel | He joins Po to grab a bite to eat after he is brought peace (1st film) He avoids getting a hug from Po & the five and watches the fireworks feeling proud of Po (2nd film) He practicing chi at the Jade Palace with the other pandas Television programs Shifu was first seen in a training session with the Furious Five until Master Oogway summoned Shifu. Marty | Delta Dawn | He then attempted to hug Shifu, only for his master to mysteriously reappear behind him. Dronkeys | Shifu Sierra | Dozer | A sequel, Kung Fu Panda 2, was released on May 26, 2011, along with a television series Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness premiering on Nickelodeon later that same year as a part of a franchise. Baby Tooth | Master Shifu was seen as a loving father and devoted teacher to a young Tai Lung when the cub first showed up. Miguel | | Sykes | Shifu saw Po climb up onto a piece of floating timber and face Shen's fleet, seemingly trying to sacrifice himself to save his friends. The next morning, Master Shifu came back from his vigil under the now barren peach tree, only to discover that Po hadn't left after all and was currently tearing apart the kitchen and eating everything in sight in his agitation — and performing some tricks that should have been beyond the panda's abilities as he tried to reach food that was hidden or out of reach. Chunky | Delta | Jurassic Park Heroes | Everyone thinks one of Shifu's students, the Furious Five will become the Dragon Warrior, but Po is chosen instead and begins learning kung fu. Green tea, kung fu, his students, Po, Po's kung fu skills, meditating, Po saves China Echo | Origin Roddy St. James | Appearance Li Shan | Donkey | Likes Queen Tuya | However, upon opening the scroll, it was revealed that it was blank. He didn't beli… Spirit | Bow | After a moment of clear indecision, Tai Lung hardened his heart and grasped his master by the throat tightly, proclaiming that he wasn't after an apology — he still wanted the scroll. Megamind | Realizing Po was really their only hope in defeating Tai Lung, he went back to the barracks (noticing Po making fun of him and the Five laughing) and announced the news of Tai Lung's escape and Master Oogway's death to the Furious Five and Po. It wasn't until he had expected to depart from his students one last time that he admitted he was proud of them all, including Tigress, who had especially sought to earn his approval. https://hero.fandom.com/wiki/Shifu?oldid=2102138. According to Animator - Kevin Maclean, MaryAnn Malcomb and Gabriele Pennacchioli (showreel) - Christopher Lloyd was originally cast for the role of Master Shifu. Powers/Skills Though he wasn't seen doing so, he traveled to the city and convinced Masters Storming Ox and Croc to leave their cell and help Po and the Five fight against Lord Shen and his forces. Oogway disappeared in a shower of peach petals and light as he passed away, leaving Shifu with his beloved peach-wood staff and a mountain of a problem to deal with. When Po finally bested Shifu at the game, and then demonstrated his emotional growth by declining to eat it as a sign of his overcoming his psychological dependence on food, he knew that Po was ready to receive the Dragon Scroll and revive the unlimited power that came with it. Shifu didn't know anything about Kai, but after studying the ancient scrolls revealed that Kai was Oogway's brother-in-arms until he discovered how to take Chi and was defeated by Oogway. Thus, the death is debatable. She-Ra | Nicholas St. North | Shifu shows Po the chi technique, in which he made a flower bloom. Sammy Gutierrez | Stormfly | Master ShifuShifu'sanidiot (by Taotie) After Po defeats Kai, Shifu is sent back to the mortal realm along with the Furious Five, who land on top of him. But then he added that he eventually came to realize that it wasn't Po that was the problem, but instead within himself. At the beginning of the film, Master Shifu summoned Po to the Dragon Grotto, where he was seen meditating. Meatlug | Lenny | Shifu admitted this, but pointed out that Po had chosen to stay despite this. Tip Tucci | Gallery Images. Shifu spent half of his childhood in the countryside of China as a shill to his con-man father Shirong, who he accompanied to villages around the country to sell ancient magical amulets that were made to cure the sick. Colonel Cutter | Po, Tigress, Viper, Mantis, Crane, Monkey, Oogway, Soothsayer, Storming Ox, Croc, Mei Mei Bao, Mr. Ping, Li Shan, Hom Lee, Grandma Panda, Lei Lei, Dim and Sum, Master Chicken, Master Bear, Master Cow, Master Rhino, Tai Lung (formerly) Storming Ox | Eva | Tigress said, "He's good... but not great" when Shirong attacks and have him hit from his left like he didn't even noticed it. Images and videos of the vengeful and vigour Snow Leopard, Tai Lung from the animated film Kung Fu Panda. When Po crashed the ceremony by landing in front of Oogway, just as the tortoise raised his hand to point out the Dragon Warrior, Shifu was outraged. Short films Animated Features 傅 and 父 are pronounced with the same tones in both Cantonese (f6) and Mandarin (fù). The Furious Five now fight each other, while Shifu duels Kai. Tai Lung's parentage remains a mystery, but it was hinted that he had a currently alive brother or sister who parented a kung fu fanatic named Peng. Later, while meditating in the grotto again, Shifu sensed something was wrong and nearly collapsed just after Po had been blasted back in Gongmen City. In the first Kung Fu Panda film, Po was dubbed as the Dragon Warrior by Master Oogway (Randall Duk Kim), much to the protest of Po and his fellow masters.During his subsequent training, Master Shifu (Dustin Hoffman) and the Furious Five made no secret of their disdain for Po, assigning him rough physical activities in hopes of discouraging him. Viper | He would stay behind and hold off Tai Lung long enough to make sure that everyone would be safe, even though he knew that the price would cost him his own life. B.O.B. Stocky, short red panda, handsome, blue eyes After Po defeated Shen, he congratulated Po on finding inner peace "at such a young age", which he added sourly. Harold Hutchins | Krel Tarron | Queen Lillian | One day, a kung fu tournament is held for the elderly spiritual leader of the valley, Grand Master Oogway, to determine the identity of the Dragon Warrior, the one kung fu master capable of understanding the secret of the Dragon Scroll, which is said to contain the key to limitless power. Shifu is one of the main characters of the Kung Fu Panda series. In alarm, Shifu sent a messenger goose by the name of Zeng to Commander Vachir, with a letter ordering double security in hopes of preventing the vision from coming true. Kowalski | White Shadow | Master Oogway announced that it was now the time to choose the Dragon Warrior, and advised Shifu to prepare his students for the tournament that would take place for the purpose. He would stay behind and hold off Tai Lung long enough to make sure that everyone would be safe, even though he knew that the price would cost him his own life. Friends Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Furious Five, Wise, rational, stubborn, kind, short-tempered, impatient, loving, fatherly, protective, mature, responsible, judgmental (formerly), hypocritical (formerly), strict (formerly), remorseful when necessary, serious, determined, bitter, loving, caring, understanding, sympathetic, protective, mean (formerly), arrogant (formerly), self-absorbed (formerly), testy, encouraging, reverent, stoic, harsh (formerly), independent, friendly, uncompromising, Stocky, short red panda, handsome, blue eyes, Green tea, kung fu, his students, Po, Po's kung fu skills, meditating, Po saves China, Po (formerly), not getting things his way, danger, failure, disobedience, being made fun of, Po's behavior in some ways, surprises, being lied to, becoming a judgmental teacher, being hypocritical, having a strict attitude, Tigress temper, Tai Lung turns evil, Red Panda Style Kung Fu skills, his incredible strength, Wooden flute, his fists, Oogway's staff, his feet, He joins Po to grab a bite to eat after he is brought peace (1st film). Babs | Shen's Father - Died of broken heart after Shen's exile. Moxie Swaggerman | Rico | Wallace | Boss Baby | However, Shifu becomes unbalanced at seeing Oogway's chi pendant around Kai's neck, and his hit directly, falling to the ground. Shifu restrains Kai by his weapons, telling him he won't let him destroy Oogway's memory. Miriam | Shifu Relatives Ruffnut Thorston | He returns in the third film where he tells Po he must master chi. Hutch | Lady Tottington | As a little girl, Tigress was raised in the Bao Gu Orphanage, presumably located in the Valley of Peace. However, in doing so, Shifu learned that Po had a more profound handicap: He was burdened with a deep self-loathing and considered himself a fat failure. Upon returning to the Jade Palace, Shifu and Po were horrified to find that the Furious Five had been badly beaten by Tai Lung, and were all paralyzed except for Master Crane, who was left to carry them back home as a warning. Dislikes Croc | Mantis | Tai Lung angrily destroying the Valley … All that is known about him is that he was left on the doorstep of the Jade Palace as a cub, and taken in by Master Shifu, who decided to raise the snow leopard cub as his very own son. Po suggests that Shifu should stop him, but Shifu states that he needs another "thirty years, and a cave". When firstly saw by Po and Tigress when he was "presumably" surrounded by Croc Bandits, he fights well by knocking them by the vitals. After Po's catastrophic failure, Shifu tells Po that he intended him to fail, because if he only does what he can do he will never be more than he is. Shifu blocks Kai's weapons, appearing to be winning against Kai, landing on the chain holding them and running at Kai. Thundering Rhino | Bridget | However, her fangs and claws scared them off, and a rejected Tigress once again lost her temper. Alex | Burnish | Yasmina Fadoula | He also wears purple pants and a brown sash. However, Po proved to be enthusiastic and determined, even under Shifu's sharp verbal barbs and his constant bumbling, only serving to make Shifu become even more spiteful in the hope that he would discourage Po from staying. Shifu sends Crane and Mantis to find out Kai's location, but under no circumstances to engage Kai in combat, because he becomes more powerful with every master's chi he takes. Occupation Puss in Boots | Sherman | Once Po had arrived, Shifu started their lesson off by demonstrating one of Master Oogway's final teachings about Inner Peace. Oogway told him that he had a vision of Tai Lung returning to the Valley of Peace. The news instantly set them in an uproar, making Tigress and the other Five leave the palace to try and stop Tai Lung on their own while Shifu attempted to stop a panicking Po from leaving. Despite having low self-esteem early on, Po entertained grandiose fantasies of being the greatest Kung Fu master in all of China and hanging out with the greatest fighting elite in China that he idolized, the Furious Five, who were known to reside in the mystical Jade Palaceoverlooking the Valley. Toothless | Mr. Peabody | In alarm, Shifu sent a messenger goose by the name of Zeng to Commander Vachir, with a letter ordering double security in hopes of preventing the vision from coming true. Skya | Peng | Lian | Lu Kang | Constable Hu, To stop his former student Tai Lung (first film; succeeded), Shifu destroy Zhou Deng Soul Gem from Mei-ling, Shifu with his voice actor Dustin Hoffman. Henry Wu | Snotlout Jorgenson | Bunty | It wasn't until Po saved his life and brought the old master peace that he began to let go of the past and open up to his students once again. Aaron | He was then astonished when he saw that Po was instead using the movements of Oogway's teaching of inner peace to catch Shen's cannonfire and redirect it back towards his fleet. It was two days into the test, and the distraught Shifu desperately meditated for inner peace. The news instantly set them in an uproar, making Tigress and the other Five leave the palace to try and stop Tai Lung on their own while Shifu attempted to stop a panicking Po from leaving. Master Shifu is the tritagonist of the Kung Fu Panda franchise. Preparing himself, he awaited Tai Lung's arrival, and when the leopard showed up, the two engaged in violent combat. Kung Fu Panda 2: † Shen's Parents | Soothsayer | Storming Ox | Croc | † Thundering Rhino | With nothing else left to do, Shifu told Po and the Furious Five to evacuate the Valley. Shifu and the other Masters stayed for the city's celebration and watched as fireworks decorated the golden sky. Smoove Move | Ernie Smuntz | Heather | Just as he and Po were about to begin practicing the lesson, Tigress arrived with news of the Musician Village being raided by wolves. Sid | Master Shifu(Chinese for "Master") is a wise, leucisticred pandaKung Fu Master who resides in the Jade Palace as its headmaster, known to have trained Po and the Furious Five in Kung Fu, as well as Tai Lung. Nick and Fetcher | Tzipporah | Spike | Oogway | He shared with Po that he had learned it through pain and suffering, which he said he endured from the events with Tai Lung and Oogway's selection of Po as the Dragon Warrior, calling it "the worse day of his life." Peng | Shifu then states that Kai can only be defeated by a true master of Chi. Chel | Maurice | Kung Fu Panda è un film d'azione del 2008, diretto da Mark Osborne e John Stevenson e prodotto dalla DreamWorks Animation, che racconta le vicende di un panda gigante intento a imparare le arti marziali. However, Po proved to be enthusiastic and determined, even under Shifu's sharp verbal barbs and his constant bumbling, only serving to make Shifu become even more spiteful in the hope that he would discourage Po from staying. Full name At the beginning of the film, Master Shifu summoned Po to the Dragon Grotto, where he was seen meditating. Princess Fiona | Tiger | He is also the adoptive father of Tigress and Tai Lung. After Po defeated Shen, he congratulated Po on finding inner peace "at such a young age", which he added sourly. Surrounded by debris, Kai tells Shifu that Po will suffer the same fate, while absorbing Shifu's chi. Kung Fu Panda (film) was one of the Media and drama good articles, but it has been removed from the list.There are suggestions below for improving the article to meet the good article criteria.Once these issues have been addressed, the article can be renominated.Editors may also seek a reassessment of the decision if they believe there was a mistake. He is voiced by Dustin Hoffman in the feature films and in the cartoon series, Kung-Fu Panda: Legends Of Awesomeness, by Fred Tatasciore. Kung Fu Panda [edit | edit source] Crane was first seen in the training scene where the Furious Five attempt to ambush Master Shifu. Zuba | He was soon interrupted by Zeng, who had just arrived back from Chorh-Gom Prison with ominous news: Tai Lung had escaped and was coming back, just as Oogway had foreseen.Anxious, Shifu sought out Master Oogway under the Peach Tree of Heavenly Wisdom, relaying the bad news. Arthur Pendragon | He believed that Oogway was about to point to Master Tigress, and felt infuriated that a "flabby panda" who appeared seemingly by accident was chosen over his own foster daughter (Whom he had secretly hoped would be the Dragon Warrior). Lou | Shifu is then slightly mortified by Po's new mastery of chi, asking if Po can teach him, which fulfilled what Shifu said earlier- there is always something new to learn, even for a master. Light Fury | Revvit | Red Panda Style Kung Fu skills, his incredible strength Garby | Dragon | Acting as the announcer on the day of the tournament, Shifu introduced each member of the Furious Five to the crowds that gathered to view the event, unaware that the time of the choosing would be interrupted by the presence of a portly panda named Po, a noodle maker's son who had accidentally been shut out of the tournament and was looking for any means to get inside the arena to watch. All three Kung Fu Masters did so, and with their help, Po and the Five were able to fight off a good majority of Shen's forces. This lengthy and arduous process leave the masters bored and wondering if they should seek alternativ…