Return to San Fransokyo when Disney Channel’s Big Hero 6: The Series premieres with back-to-back episodes on both Saturday, June 9th and Sunday June 10th (9am/8C both mornings).
Playing their roles from the film are: Scott Adsit (Baymax), Ryan Potter (Hiro), Maya Rudolph (Aunt Cass), Jamie Chung (Go Go), Alan Tudyk (Alistair Krei), Genesis Rodriguez (Honey Lemon), David Shaughnessy (Heathcliff) and Stan Lee (Fred’s Dad).
Brooks Wheelan joins the cast as Fred and Khary Payton will voice Wasabi.
Guest casting includes: Christy Carlson Romano, Gordon Ramsay, Alton Brown, John Michael Higgins and Daniel Henney.
Disney XD’s Big Hero 6 launches with the primetime TV movie Baymax Returns on Monday, November 20th (8/7C).
Set in the fictional city of San Fransokyo, “Baymax Returns” explores the moment after Hiro believes that his compassionate, cutting-edge robot Baymax is lost in the portal forever and discovers the chip his brother Tadashi designed to create Baymax.
Big Hero 6: The Series will then premiere in early 2018.
With the inconceivable Oscar® snub of The LEGO Movie, there’s a good chance that Disney’s Big Hero 6 – a terrific film, itself – could snap up the Best Animated Film award.
To see why Big Hero 6 has resonated so well with audiences, take a look behind the making of the film – Hiro’s Journey, narrated by Go Go Tomago herself, Jamie Chung – following the jump. (Note: if you haven’t seen Big Hero 6 yet, beyond this point there be spoilers!)
It was only a matter of time before Disney tackled an animated Marvel movie. Picking an extremely obscure title allowed the company to set up a unique world and introduce a group of genuinely fun characters.
Loss leads to superheroic adventure in Disney’s Big Hero 6. It is one of the best films of the year – in any genre.