Expect to See Other Marvel Characters in ‘Big Hero 6’
Disney’s animation pic “Big Hero 6” will be hitting the big screens on Nov. 6, 2014, but, a word of advice, before you go and watch the action-packed animation — keep your eyes peeled for a whole lotta Easter eggs in the pic. Read on to find out more about this story.
ccording to The Hollywood Reporter (THR), most of these Easter eggs will be spotted within Fred, the group’s ultimate fan boy’s room.
Co-director Don Hall reveals that Marvel gave the thumbs-up to feature some of the its iconic characters as Easter eggs in the pic.
“[Marvel] was actually pretty cool and gave us like the, you know, the nod to put a few… I would say Z level characters in the movie. As little Easter eggs. And they’re in Fred’s room. So it might be a good place to look,” said Hall on THR.
Inspired by the superhero team from Marvel Comics, “Big Hero 6” is produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios. The film will be directed by Don Hall and Chris Williams and will be the 54th animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated Classics series.
Set in a fictional metropolis called San Fransokyo, a portmanteau of San Fransisco and Tokyo, “Big Hero 6″ follows the adventures of a young robotics prodigy named Hiro Hamada and his inflatable robot Baymax to uncover a criminal plot and pull together a team of inexperienced crime fighters, including adrenaline junkie Go Go Tomago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred.
It features the voices of Ryan Potter as Hiro Hamada, Scott Adsit as Baymax, Jamie Chung as GoGo Tomago, Damon Wayans Jr. as Wasabi, Génesis Rodríguez as Honey Lemon, T. J. Miller as Fred, Maya Rudolph as Aunt Cass, James Cromwell as Professor Callaghan, Alan Tudyk as Alistair Krei and Daniel Henney as Tadashi Hamada.
“Big Hero 6” is directed by Don Hall and Chris Williams and produced by Roy Conli.
“Big Hero 6″ will be the first Disney-animated film to feature Marvel characters since the Walt Disney Company’s acquisition of Marvel Entertainment in 2009. It will be released on Nov. 7, 2014 by Walt Disney Pictures.
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