Fans of the movie Big Hero 6 can get excited.
The debut of Big Hero 6: The Series is approaching on Disney XD.
It will feature the return of Ryan Potter as the voice of Hiro and Jamie Chung as Go Go.
The new animated opening for the series was recently released.
Disney is so … Read more
Fresh off winning the Oscar for Best Animated Feature, Big Hero 6 is now available on DVD and blu ray, reports Beliefnet.
Hapa Ryan Potter plays the voice of Hiro. The young robotics genius forms a superhero team to go after a masked villain who has taken his brother’s robotic project and converted it … Read more
The diversity lacking in this year’s Oscar nominated films can be found in the increased number of diverse character seen in animated movies, reports the Los Angeles Times.
Big Hero 6, the Disney Oscar nominated film for best animated feature, features two women, an African American, Latina and Asian American.
“We took the … Read more
The inclusion of Asian American viewpoints just makes good business sense, according to a blog by Maria Wen Adcock in the Huffington Post.
Adcock brought up the issue after the exclusion of Asian American bloggers from a media event about Fresh Off the Boat and Big Hero 6, two Disney projects with a … Read more
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Details are sketchy, but the producer of Criminal Minds has announced on his Twitter account that Korean American actor Daniel Henney will join the cast of a new Criminal Minds spinoff.
The new project has yet to be titled, but the pilot will reportedly be shot this month. It hasn’t been announced at this
I’ve been in conversation with Disney/ABC PR since my post about the lack of outreach to Asian American parent bloggers for “Big Hero 6″. The following is the email I sent to Disney PR after learning that the latest “Big Hero 6″/”Fresh Off the Boat” blogger event also included an overwhelmingly … Read more
Three Asian American actors have driven Disney’s Big Hero 6 to box office success, reports Smithsonian APA.
Mixed-race Asian American actor Ryan Potter stars as the voice behind Hiro Hamada, Disney’s first mixed heritage protagonist. Potter is of Japanese and white descent.
Daniel Henney plays the voice of Tadashi and Jamie Chung is Go … Read more
Big Hero 6 topped the weekend box office with 56.2 million in box office sales out dueling Interstellar which came in second at 52.15 million, reports Forbes.
Big Hero 6 is based loosely on a Marvel comic in which the main character is Japanese. Disney turned Hiro Hamada into a bi-racial Asian American supposedly … Read more
The animated feature inspired by anime features the voice of Jamie Chung.
The 31-year old actress is excited to play the voice of student inventor and superhero Go Go Tomago, something that Korean Americans in Hollywood don’t often get to do.
“It’s unfortunate that it’s still … Read more
Disney and Marvel’s upcoming animated superhero film Big Hero 6 has unveiled its cast, featuring a bevy of Asian American talent, reports USA Today.
Big Hero 6 is set in the make-believe metropolis of San Fransokyo — a mashup of the cities of San Francisco and Tokyo. When protagonist and tech prodigy Hiro Hamada … Read more