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Theodore Lindsey "Ted" Templeton, also known as the Boss Baby, BB, Big Cheese, Beebs, Numero Uno, Ted Two and Double B, is the titular overall main protagonist of The Boss Baby franchise. He is the titular main protagonist of The Boss Baby, Anti-hero and main protagonist in The Boss Baby: Back in Business, and one of the two main protagonists (alongside Tim Templeton) of The Boss Baby: Family Business.
He debuted in The Boss Baby. He is voiced by cast member Alec Baldwin in The Boss Baby and Family Business, and voiced by starring cast member JP Karliak in The Boss Baby: Back in Business and The Boss Baby: Back in the Crib.
Theodore is a baby with fair skin and green eyes. His blonde hair makes a swirl over his head. He wears a Italian silk Baby suit.
He only cares about himself at first, but he cares about others as well, especially his older brother. In the television series, he fights for Baby Corp, his family and friends. He's very carefree The Boss Baby: Back in Business on Netflix. In The Boss Baby: Family Business, as an adult, he now becomes a boss. He becomes successful and rich, he's also quite resentful with Tina Templeton, for writing up him and Tim together to stop Armstrong, but reluctantly agrees. In the end, the brothers finally reconciled.
The Boss Baby
Theodore was born a special baby and, therefore, he was chosen to become a Baby Corp agent. He was one day chosen to go undercover as a normal baby to the Templeton House, to investigate Puppy Co's new puppy. If he were to fail the mission, he would be demoted to a mortal baby and have to grow up. Once Theodore arrives at the Templeton House, his new brother Tim has his suspicions of the new baby.
Theodore soon gets most of the attention his parents gave Tim, and during dinner, Tim points out that Theodore wears a suit and always carries a briefcase. His parents ignore him and explain these remarks as adorable, such as how Janice comments it makes Theodore look like a "little man".
That night Tim intrudes on his phone conversation with Big Boss Baby. Tim bursts into his room and Theodore explains to him that he's not a normal baby. They discuss what would occur if Tim were to teII his parents the truth about Theodore.
Tim tries to exploit the Boss Baby's plans at a meeting he holds with Staci, Jimbo, and the Triplets, but the Boss Baby continuously stops him. When finally Tim retains evidence, he and the Boss Baby's field team engage in an uItimate backyard race. When Tim is almost defeated, he begins firing toy darts at the Boss Baby. Theodore and Tim end up in the house and start fighting over the tape, but it all results in Lamb Lamb got ripped and destroyed. This infuriates Tim enough to tie the baby to the bouncer. Boss Baby tries to reason with Tim, but to no avail, as he is about to get flung into the road, the Boss Baby horrifyingly asks him not to. Just as Tim is about to send the baby flying, the parents catch him, causing Tim to launch the tape instead, which gets destroyed by the cars. Tim is devastated that his proof was destroyed, while the Boss Baby smiles sinisterly as the tape is destroyed, and which means that his secret is kept again.. Tim tries to explain what happened, but they don't believe him and ground him for the first time in his Iife.
That night, Tim goes into Theodore's room, who is on the phone with his boss. Theodore explains to Tim about Baby Corp and his mission to find out about the new puppy before it destroys all of Baby Corp for good, as well as the consequences if he fails. Tim decides to heIp Theodore with his mission in order to get him out of his hair.
The next day, the boys put up an act of getting along and kindness to get Tim un-grounded so they can go to the convention, which succeeds. That night, Theodore informs Tim that he never had a family or a real childhood because he was born mature and grown-up, which makes Tim feel bad for him.
The very next day, the boys go to the Puppy Co headquarters with their parents to get the information on the new puppy. Tim disguises Theodore as a puppy to get into the authozes personal office. Their plan is a success and they manage to find a fiIe on the puppy. But before they can Ieave with it, they trigger the alarm, attracting the attention of the CEO, Francis E. Francis and his brother, Eugene. Francis explains that he was once a CEO at Baby Corp, but was turned into a mortal baby and sent to Earth to a human family. He vowed to get his revenge on the babies who did this to him by creating the "Forever Puppy," an immortal puppy that will bring down Baby Corp, and therefore, aII of mankind. He uses Theodore's special baby formula to make his dream possible and has their parents Leave them in the care of Eugene, while he takes their parents to Las Vegas.
Tim comes up with a brilliant escape plan - making Eugene think the Boss Baby was sick. They attack him with fake vomit and ride Tim's bike to the airport. Theodore alerts his field team and they try to throw Eugene off Theodore's traiI. Tim rides his bike through many obstacles, including a Large construction sight, and makes it to the airport.
There, Theodore begins turning into a normal baby even more. After returning to his true form, he and Tim argue and depart. However, they make up and dress up as Elvis to get onto a plane heading to Las Vegas. They get seats in first class.
Tim teaches Theodore about his imagination and they enjoy the wonderful ride. An air hostess asks them where there parents are and they teII them their father is Captain Ross, the man flying the plane.
They reach Las Vegas and trick a group of kind and spunky young women into driving them to the convention center. When they arrive, they find Francis and, after he spots the brothers, he Locks Ted and Janice in a large, heart-shaped chocolate box.
Eugene pursues after them but gets trapped. They reach the rocket fiIIed with the Forever Puppies and find Francis there. They battle him, and he falls into the Large pool of special formula. Afterward, they successfully release the puppies and empty the rocket.
Theodore begins turning into a normal baby and Tim tries to get him off of the rocket. After singing "Blackbird" to him, Theodore gladly jumps into Tim's arms. He drinks a drop of the formula and turns back to normal. The brothers free their parents and they join in a meaningful family embrace.
When they return home, Theodore departs and Ted and Janice are brainwashed to forget about the previous events by Baby Corp workers. Tim and Theodore miss each other and Tim sends Theodore a package full of plastic shapes asking him to rejoin the Templeton family. Theodore jumps onto the baby conveyor and is sent to the Temptations once again. There, he's christened as Theodore Lindsay Templeton.
The Boss Baby: Back in Business
The events of this series take place a few months after the events of The Boss Baby. Which Boss Baby needs to deal with daily life and the danger that he may be fired from Baby Corp, but in the end, he chose to retire and became a normal baby.
- Theodore was heard and seen watching a "Jeopardy" spin-off called "stump that chimp" and the first contestant was Greg.
- Theodore's voice actor, Alec Baldwin, is best known as the narrator of Thomas and Friends from Season 5 through 6.
- Theodore was born on August 7th, 8:25 p.m. at St. Joseph Hospital as seen in the birth certificate from the first film.
- In the 1st film he had "Mint Green" eyes and was later changed to "Bright Green" for the 2nd film
- Throughout The Boss Baby: Back in Business he was never referred to by his name until the Series Finale
- He returned as one of the main characters for the Netflix series "The Boss Baby: Back in The Crib"
- Theodore's favorite food is medium rare steak (he can be seen having one on the first film, and mentions it sometimes on the first series).
- Theodore's fears are "being eaten alive by sharks, getting shot in the head by an arrow, and the IRS".