Papa Smurf is the eldest living smurf in the Smurfs series. He is the father of many smurfs, or as some fans believe. He, Brainy, and Hefty, appeared with Pooh and Tigger in Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue.
- In The Smurfs and the Magic Flute, he was voiced by Mike Reynolds. In the 80's cartoon series, he was voiced by Don Messick, who also did Scooby-Doo and Hamton. In the first two live-action films, he was voiced by the late Jonathan Winters. In the other Sony Pictures 'smurfs' media, he was voiced by Jack Angel. He will be voiced by Mandy Patakin (Huxley from Elmo in Grouchland) in the upcoming fully-animated reboot Smurfs: The Lost Village.
- Papa Smurf's best friends inclue Barney the Dinosaur and The Cat in the Hat.
- Papa Smurf and the other smurfs will join Barney in Barney, The Smurfs, and the Magic Flute.
- Papa Smurf will join Barney, mainly as part of his adventures team, in many more of Barney's adventures, including the Barney Joins The Smurfs film series.