National Hugging Day: ‘Big Hero 6’s Baymax Named Most Huggable Character of 2015
By Empress Eve
Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 at 3:09 pm
Baymax from Disney’s Big Hero 6 has been named the Most Huggable Character of 2015 for National Hugging Day today. The holiday, which is observed each year on January 21, is meant to encourage people all over the world to show affection in public through hugging.
The Big Hero 6 star, who accepted the award from his home in San Fransokyo, humbly attributed the win to his “non-threatening, huggable design” and reportedly plans on giving and receiving hugs from all throughout the year.
You can get hugs throughout the year from the adorable superheroic companion robot with your own 10″ Baymax Plush Figure with Sound Effects. And check out the clip here below of Baymax’s most huggable moments from Big Hero 6, which will be released on Blu-ray and DVD on February 24, 2015.
The coveted award was presented by the Ambassador of Hugs, Kevin Zaborney, founder and creator of National Hugging Day.â„¢ Baymax humbly accepted the award from his residence in San Fransokyo where he attributed the honor to his “non-threatening, huggable design” and said he looks forward to spending the upcoming year giving and receiving hugs from all.