The Ugly Duckling is a character in Shrek the Musical. She is based on the titular character from "The Ugly Duckling" by Hans Christian Anderson.

Shrek the Musical

She is seen at Shrek's swamp, having been sent by Lord Farquaad. Later, she sings "Freak Flag" with the others.


  • Despite being male in the original story, the duckling is depicted as a female in every production.
  • The character was loosely referenced in "Swamp Talk", being named "The Angry Duckling" when Shrek tried to name an angry bird.
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