Dawson is the minor antagonist in the 1996 animated film, Stanley: The Little Dragon 2, the sequel to the 1987 film, Stanley: The Little Dragon. He is the greedy thief who plans to steal the gold for himself. In reality, Dawson was a warlord who secretly sent by the Black Leader, to kill Stanley and all the dragons, and Prince Kevin.
He was voiced by Jim Cummings.
He first appeared in the Hidden World where he managed to steal gold from several citizens without being noticed, an act witnessed by Prince Kevin. He later appeared trying to steal a gold from the King, though this failed as they strapped an elastic band to the wallet, forcing an angry Dawson to escape, but not after he steal the King's crown after bumping into him by accident.
Later, Dawson reveals himself to Stanley that he is actually works for the Black Leader in a plot to kill the dragons of the Hidden World. When Kevin started questioning him, he realized that Maggie had found its way into the lair, where it subsequently mauled and devoured Dawson.
Dawson is a small, fat, and slender man with receded but frizzled gray hair, mustache, pale skin, and light blue eyes. He wears a dark brown robe with a hooded jacket and leather armor, brown pants, and grayish-brown boots.