Zorrino tintin
Character information
Name(s): Zorrino
Hair: Black
Nationality: Peruvian
Occupation: Indian Guide
Status: Alive
Behind the scenes
Portrayed By: Lucie Dolène
Patricia Legrand
First Appearance: Prisoners of the Sun
Last Appearance: Prisoners of the Sun

Zorrino is an indigenous Indian Peruvian boy who made a living by selling oranges in the mountain town of Jauga.



Zorrino as seen in the book series

He was saved from the bullies by Tintin in Prisoners of the Sun, and decided to return the favor. He became a guide for Tintin, Captain Haddock and Snowy, leading them through the Andes to the Temple of the Sun. Later, Zorrino is invited to stay in the Inca city and follow their way of life, which he indeed does.

The Prince of the Sun's daughter attempts to help Tintin and his companions. She is also shown to be noticeably attracted to Zorrino in the 1969 Belevision film Tintin and the Temple of the Sun.