Teresa Brisby
Background information
Feature films The Secret of NIMH
The Secret of NIMH 2: Timmy to the Rescue
Television programs
Video games
Park attractions
Portrayed by
Portrayed by
Animators Don Bluth
Troy Saliba
Voice Shannen Doherty
Jamie Cronin
Performance model
Honors and awards
Character information
Full name
Other names
Personality Sweet, kind, mature, responsible
Appearance Young brown mouse, blue eyes, pink bow on head, purple dress with lilac vest and a dark purple patch on the skirt, light blue apron (in laundry scene), barefoot
Affiliations Good
Home In the garden patch, by the stone
Relatives Auntie Shrew (great-aunt) Jonathan Brisby (father, deceased), Mrs. Brisby (mother), Martin Brisby and Timothy Brisby (brothers), Cynthia Brisby (sister)
Allies Her family, Justin, Jeremy
Enemies Dragon, Jenner, the farmer
Likes Her Auntie Shrew
Dislikes Martin's bad behavior, peril, the house sinking
Powers and abilities
Fate Bandages her mother's hands, after the stone burned her hands.
Quote "Oh. Auntie Shrew."

Teresa Brisby is the eldest of Mrs. Brisby's children. She is voiced by Shannen Doherty.


Teresa is 11 years old (by human age) and holds part of the responsibility of the Brisby household. She is responsible and mature.

Role in filmEdit

Teresa Brisby is the eldest child of the Brisby family. She helps Auntie Shrew take care of the household while her mother is gone. She is very kind and sweet, though she dislikes it when her younger brother Martin fights or argues with Auntie Shrew.



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