or


BIG HERO 6 THE SERIES
Air Date: Monday, November 20, 2017
Time Slot: 8:00 PM-9:00 PM EST on DISNEY XD
Episode Title: "Baymax Returns Part I & II"
[NOTE: The following article is a press release issued by the aforementioned network and/or company. Any errors, typos, etc. are attributed to the original author. The release is reproduced solely for the dissemination of the enclosed information.]

Monday, Nov. 20

Original Series - SERIES PREMIERE on Disney XD and Disney Channel

Big Hero 6 The Series "Baymax Returns Part I & II"

(8:00 - 9:00 P.M. EST)

Set in the fictional city of San Fransokyo, 14-year-old tech genius Hiro begins school as the new prodigy at San Fransokyo Institute of Technology and sets off to rebuild Baymax. However, his overconfidence and penchant for taking shortcuts leads him and the newly minted Big Hero 6 team - Wasabi, Honey Lemon, Go Go and Fred - into trouble.

TV-Y7 FV

Share |







BIG HERO 6 (DISNEY XD)
Premieres Monday, November 20
BROADCAST HISTORY:
11/20/17 - ???
STATUS:
new this fall (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
mondays from 8:00 PM-9:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (??? episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2018-19 season (the show's second) on 3/14/17
DESCRIPTION:
(from Disney XD's press release, March 2017) Disney XD has ordered an early second season of the highly anticipated "Big Hero 6 The Series" before the first season premieres this fall, with Emmy Award-winners Mark McCorkle, Bob Schooley and Nick Filippi (the team behind the global hit Disney Channel series "Kim Possible") as executive producers. Based on Walt Disney Animation Studios' Academy Award-winning feature film inspired by the Marvel comics of the same name, the series stars Maya Rudolph as Aunt Cass, Jamie Chung as Go Go, Scott Adsit as Baymax, Ryan Potter as Hiro, Genesis Rodriguez as Honey Lemon, Khary Payton as Wasabi, Brooks Wheelan as Fred, Alan Tudyk as Alistair Krei, David Shaughnessy as Heathcliff and Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee as Fred's dad. The announcement was made today by Marc Buhaj, senior vice president, Programming and general manager, Disney XD. Buhaj said, "Mark, Bob and Nick have delivered a dynamic adventure series that follows the Big Hero 6 superhero team, led by audience favorites Hiro and Baymax. We are honored to have the opportunity to further expand the elaborate world and engaging characters of 'Big Hero 6 The Series' with this early second season order." The Disney Television Animation-produced series picks up immediately following the events of the feature film and continues the adventures and friendship of 14-year-old tech genius Hiro and his compassionate, cutting-edge robot Baymax. Along with their friends Wasabi, Honey Lemon, Go Go and Fred, they form the legendary superhero team Big Hero 6 and embark on high-tech adventures as they protect their city from an array of scientifically enhanced villains. In his normal day-to-day life, Hiro faces daunting academic challenges and social trials as the new prodigy at San Fransokyo Institute of Technology.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alan Tudyk as Alistair Krei
· Brooks Wheelan as Fred
· David Shaughnessy as Heathcliff
· Genesis Rodriguez as Honey Lemon
· Jamie Chung as Go Go
· Khary Payton as Wasabi
· Maya Rudolph as Aunt Cass
· Ryan Potter as Hiro
· Scott Adsit as Baymax
· Stan Lee as Fred's Dad
CREW INFORMATION:
· Bob Schooley as CRTR/EP
· Mark McCorkle as CRTR/EP
· Nick Filippi as EP/DIR (Pilot)
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (animated)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Disney Television Animation