|Appearances||GTA Vice City|
|Full Name||Maude Hanson|
|Aliases||Maude the Ice Cream Lady|
|Main Affiliations||Tommy Vercetti (1986)|
|Businesses||The Cherry Popper Ice Cream Factory|
|Voiced by||Jane Gennaro|
Maude Hanson, credited as Maude the Ice Cream Lady, is a character in the Grand Theft Auto series who appears as a minor character in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (set in 1986). She runs The Cherry Popper Ice Cream Factory in Little Havana, Vice City. She is voiced by Jane Gennaro.
Maude Hanson, described as "psychotic" and a "sociopath" by the Vice City Police Department<ref name="website">Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Official Website</ref>, had at one point run a children's home<ref name="website"></ref>, although she later comes to hate children.<ref>During the purchase of the business:
Maude Hanson: "I HATE babies, and I hate children".</ref> She later began to run The Cherry Popper Ice Cream Factory in Little Havana, Vice City and used the business as a front to sell drugs to people across the city. The police, by 1986, had begun to investigate her actions, knowing the company to be a front but not anything specific, although she later sold the business to Tommy Vercetti, persistently asking him is he was once a child.<ref>During the purchase of the business:
Maude Hanson: "Were you now, or at any time, a child?"
Tommy Vercetti: "What are you talking about?"
Maude Hanson: "Were you a child?"
Tommy Vercetti: "Yes! Calm down! What's wrong with you?"</ref> Vercetti, after purchasing the business, continues to sell drugs through the company.
Maude Hanson has a file in the Vice City Bureau of Investigation although it is very brief and she is refered to as the "Ice Cream Lady".<ref>Vice City Crime Tree. Rockstar Games. official GTA Vice City website</ref>:
- Psychotic distributor of soft ice cream.
- Business known to be a front.
- We are as yet unable to determine what it is fronting.
- Maude Hanson runs company.
- Believed to be a sociopath who once ran a children's home.
- GTA Vice City
- During the purchase of The Cherry Popper Ice Cream Factory