NBA STAR CHRIS BOSH PLAYS DEFENSE FOR THE REALM OF ASGARD AS THE VOICE OF HEIMDALL ON “MARVEL’S HULK AND THE AGENTS OF S.M.A.S.H.”
February 10, 2014 – Burbank, CA – NBA Star and Miami Heat forward, Chris Bosh guest stars as the voice of Asgardian hero, Heimdall, for a special episode of “Marvel’s Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.,” airing Sunday, February 23 at 8am/7c inside Marvel Universe on Disney XD. The two-time NBA Champion and Olympic gold medalist, Bosh joins Disney XD for an epic adventure that reunites two of Marvel’s biggest Heroes, Thor and the Hulk, for a two-team take down of one of the Marvel Universe’s most dangerous villains, Malekith.
“Marvel was great to work with and I was honored to voice Heimdall on Marvel’s Hulk and the Agents of the S.M.A.S.H.,” said Chris Bosh. “I enjoyed the Hulk as a kid and am excited for kids’ reaction to the episode.”
In this new episode, “For Asgard,” Skaar accidentally triggers Ragnarok and incites the ire of Asgard. Detained by Heimdall, the all-seeing, all knowing guardian of the bifrost, the Hulks must defy Odin’s law to save Skaar! But the Heroes find they need to put aside their differences to fight against Malekith and his evil elves to save the nine realms.
“As a hero on the court and off, we were thrilled that Chris agreed to lend his voice to one of the biggest and bravest warriors of Asgard,” said Stephen Wacker, Marvel’s Vice President of Current Animation. “We hope that fans of both Heroes and hoopsters will enjoy this fun episode as Chris brings the heat to Team Green.”