Moto Moto was the hucky male hippo was Gloria's boyfriend until she relized he only liked her for her looks.Moto Moto seems shallow,probly because all the female hippos at the watering hole have a crush on him.Moto Moto has a liking for female hippos who are large,which is why he fell for Gloria.It's inknown if he'll be in the third movie or not.



Moto Moto fell for Gloria when she was at the watering hole with other female hippos.He flirted with her for a while,and then ask her out.When Gloria asked why Moto Moto liked her she found out he only liked her for looks,causing to break with him.although they were seen in future scenes.


Melman was Moto Moto's rival for Gloria affections.When Melman found out about Gloria's date with Moto Moto he got jealous,and ended up aruging with her.Melman later took King Julien advice about telling Gloria about his feelings for her.When Melman found her,she was on her which Moto Moto,which he told to treat her the way he way,making Gloria relize that Melman,not Moto Moto was her true love.