Disney Channel has ordered a third season of
the Emmy® Award-nominated animated
“Big Hero 6 The Series”.
This exciting announcement comes ahead of the season two premiere.
“Big Hero 6 The Series” is based on the Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Academy Award®-winning feature film. Subsequently, the series continues the adventures and friendship of Hiro and the Big Hero 6 team.
The Big Hero 6 team comprises of Hiro, a 14-year-old tech genius; Baymax, his compassionate, cutting-edge robot; and their friends Wasabi, Honey Lemon, Go Go and Fred. Together they embark on high-tech adventures as they protect their city from an array of scientifically enhanced villains.
Meanwhile, in his normal day-to-day life, Hiro is the new prodigy at San Fransokyo Institute of Technology. As a result, he faces daunting academic challenges and social trials. Season two finds Hiro and the Big Hero 6 team in upgraded super suits. As a result they can take on a variety of innovative villains, bio-engineered monsters and high-tech robots.
The series voice cast includes:
- Maya Rudolph as Aunt Cass
- Ryan Potter as Hiro
- Scott Adsit as Baymax
- Jamie Chung as Go Go
- Alan Tudyk as Alistair Krei
- Khary Payton as Wasabi
- Genesis Rodriguez as Honey Lemon
- Brooks Wheelan as Fred
- David Shaughnessy as Heathcliff
While the Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee voices Fred’s dad.
Emmy Award nominees Christy Carlson Romano and Andy Richter also return this season as Trina and Globby, respectively. Likewise, we see the return of Jenifer Lewis as Professor Granville, Haley Tju as Karmi, and Mara Wilson as Liv Amara.
Season Two includes these guest voice artists:
- Nestor Carbonell (“Bates Motel”) as Chief Cruz, San Fransokyo’s new police chief
- Isabella Gomez (“One Day at a Time”) as Hiro’s new friend Megan
- Ben Feldman (“Superstore”) as Chris, Liv Amara’s assistant
- Will Friedle (Disney’s animated “Kim Possible”) as Ian, Krei’s geeky scientist
- Jane Lynch (“Glee”) and Timothy Simons (“Veep”) as Supersonic Sue and Supersonic Stu, a grandmother/grandson super villain duo
- Jessica Paré (“SEAL Team”) as acrobatic thief Sirque
- Horatio Sanz (“Saturday Night Live”) as El Fuego, a Mexican wrestler.
Mark McCorkle, Bob Schooley and Nick Filippi serve as executive producers. They are also the team behind the Emmy Award- winning global hit series “Kim Possible”. Filippi also serves as supervising director.
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