Baymax, Hiro, Wasabi, Honey Lemon, Go-Go, and Fred are back—this time on TV. Big Hero 6 The Series will premiere on the Disney Channel on Saturday, June 9th as part of the Big Hero 6 weekend. Join the heroic team as they face daily challenges in the city of San Fransokyo.

What’s Happening:

  • Big Hero 6 The Series will debut on the Disney Channel on Saturday, June 9th and Sunday, June 10th with two back to back episodes.
  • Following the premiere, Big Hero will air new episodes every Saturday through September
  • The series is based on the Walt Disney Studios feature film, Big Hero 6 and follows 14 year old Hiro and his personal healthcare companion, Baymax.
  • 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.
  • The 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
    • Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee as Fred’s dad
  • Recurring guest voice cast includes:
    • Jenifer Lewis as Professor Granville
    • Haley Tju as Karmi
    • Andrew Scott as Obake
    • Andy Richter as Globby

Catch up quick:

  • If you not familiar with the movie, or haven’t seen it in a long time, read Alex’s review of the film and the Blu-ray home release.
  • Kyle watched the first episode of the new series and shares his opinion of the show.

Other fun surprises:

  • Big Hero 6 The Series will feature the voice talents of many celebrities. Guest characters confirmed for this season are:
    • Christy Carlson Romano as Trina
    • Gordon Ramsay as Bolton Gramercy
    • Alton Brown as Yum Laboughé
    • Daniel Henney as Hiro’s brother Tadashi
    • James Cromwell as Professor Callaghan
    • Susan Sullivan as Fred’s mother
    • John Michael Higgins as Fred’s sidekick robot Mini-Max
    • Diedrich Bader as pompous local TV reporter Bluff Dunder
    • Sean Giambrone as Fred’s geeky archrival Richardson Mole
    • Naoko Mori as thief-for-hire Momakase
    • Lucas Neff as fast-food mascot Noodle Burger Boy
    • Mara Wilson (“Matilda”) as self-made billionaire Liv Amara
  • Beginning Thursday, May 31, shorts featuring Baymax will debut across Disney Channel, DisneyNOW and Disney Channel YouTube.
  • A new line of merchandise will be available on on May 1st, at Disney stores on June 1st and at retailers nationwide on July 1st.
  • A DVD from Walt Disney Studios titled Big Hero 6 The Series: Back in Action! will be released on June 26th.

Big Hero 6: The Series