Annie Hughes is quadragonist of the 1999 animated science fiction film The Iron Giant, voiced by Emmy and Golden Globe winner Jennifer Aniston. She is the hard working, sophisticated, and widowed mother of Hogarth Hughes, with whom because of this she is protective of as much as possible. She begins a romantic relationship with Dean McCoppin and is possibly married to him at the end of the film.
Hogarth's mother works hard as a waitress in the local diner. As a single mom, she's cautious with a trusting nature and strong moral fiber. She is Hogarth's friend as well as family and is always trying to keep up with her adventurous son's next move.