Ginger the Hen (also called "Baby Doll" or "Doll-Face") is the main protagonist in Chicken Run. She is an intelligent, Rhode Island Red hen who is effectively the chicken's leader and boss. Ginger is voiced by Julia Sawalha.
Ginger has many plans for how to get past the fence and escape the chicken coop. Most of Ginger's attempts are ruined when trying to escape with her friends. Ginger longs to be successful and sometimes gets into trouble when she does so.
Ginger is the first female main protagonist in Dreamworks films, the second being Susan Murphy.