Captain Hook is a fictional pirate from the book Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie and the movie of the same name. He is the villain of the story.
He is known for having a hook instead of a left hand. Peter Pan cut it off and fed it to a crocodile, which is why Hook wants to kill Peter.
His full name is Captain James Hook.
People have made many movies out of Peter Pan. Many actors have played Captain Hook. He has been portrayed by Stanley Tucci in Peter and Wendy, Dustin Hoffman in Hook, Jason Isaacs in Peter Pan (movie) and Jude Law in the upcoming movie Peter Pan and Wendy.