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"Nick Wilde's design is heavily based on the title character of Disney's Robin Hood (1973) (who is also a fox).
Originally, the film revolved around Nick Wilde (voiced by Jason Bateman). However, test audiences reported that they had a hard time connecting with him emotionally and instead found themselves drawn to Judy Hopps (voiced by Ginnifer Goodwin), so the story was changed.
Animators decided upon Judy's purple eye color because they thought the rest of her gray fur markings were too dull,"