Big Hero 6 To Become Television Series in 2017

Coming to Disney XD will be a continuation of the hit movie Big Hero 6.  Following the adventures of Hiro and Baymax, the series will be set after the events in the movie.  Mark McCorkle and Bob Schooley, who created Kim Possible, will team again to produce the series, along with Nick Filippi.  The series will follow the famous pair at San Fransokyo Institute of Technology, while also having the team battle villains in the city.  Below is the excerpt from the D23 website.  Let us know what you think of this upcoming series in the comments too!

Meet Baymax Again on Disney XD in 2017!

Did you love Baymax, Hiro, and their friends—control freak Wasabi, scientist Honey Lemon, fanboy Fred, and no-nonsense Go Go—so much that you’ve found yourself longing for more of their adventures? Disney XD made your wishes come true today with the announcement that an animated television series based on Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Oscar®-winning feature film inspired by the Marvel comics, Big Hero 6, will premiere on the network and its platforms in 2017.

The series’ creators and executive producers are Emmy® Award-winning producers Mark McCorkle and Bob Schooley—of Kim Possible fame—and they’ll be joined by their Kim Possible colleague Nick Filippi, who serves as executive producer and supervising director. Produced by Disney Television Animation, the series picks up immediately following the events in the feature film, and continues the adventures and friendship of 14-year-old tech genius Hiro and his compassionate, cutting-edge robot Baymax. As the new prodigy at San Fransokyo Institute of Technology, Hiro now faces daunting academic challenges and the social trials of being the little man on campus. Off campus, the stakes are raised for the high-tech heroes as they must protect their city from an array of scientifically enhanced villains.

San Fransokyo, here we come!


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