Nelly's Folly Still
Nelly the Giraffe
Background information
Species: giraffe
Gender: female
Debut appearance: Nelly's Folly
Created by: Chuck Jones
Portrayed by: Gloria Wood

Nelly is a giraffe who appeared in the short "Nelly's Folly" created by Chuck Jones and voiced by Gloria Wood.


Nelly was discovered singing for her animal friends in Africa by a talent agent. She became famous, until she had a scandalous affair with a married giraffe at a zoo. Later, she lost it all and was taken back to Africa, but she was still unhappy, until she met a single male giraffe.