Mr. Grasping is the main antagonist in "An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island".


Mr. Grasping is greedy, ruthless, scheming and cruel to his workers. He, Toplofty, and O'Bloat hate Indians and lie to their workers about the Indians being enemies.


Grasping is a tall and slender light-brown rat with gray thinning hair, white eyebrows and a black nose. And he wore a purple business suit, a yellow tie, a white dress shirt, white gloves and a black hat with a purple band. He also carries a cane. Mr. Grasping's tailcoat has two gold buttons in the back.