Hannah Mendoza is the main protagonist and a new character in the film, Big Hero 6: The Show Must Go On


April Lee Hernandez

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Portayed by: Hannah Oñaté


Deema from Hell and Back, Harley Quinn from Suicide Squad, Janis Ian from Mean Girls, Dallas Winston from The Outsiders, Eva Benitez from Freedom Writers

Alignment: bad/neutral, later good


16 years old, slender, very beautiful, 6'2, thick, wavy black hair, brown skin, brown/pinkish eyes, black winged eyeliner, glitter eye shadow, flower tattooed under her eye, black lipstick

Occupation: Hiro's crush/girlfriend/future wife, singer/rapper, Joseph's foster cousin, Alan's ex girlfriend, Plastics' target for death


hard working, mom-like, threatening, adventurous, rebellious, kind hearted, mean, sarcastic, cocky, extroverted, insecure, violent, responsible, knows how to get work done, loud, confident, artistic, physically and mentally strong, ambitious, goofy, clever as a fox, wise as an owl, cheeky, selfless, pessimistic, somewhat antisocial


Food, Starbucks coffee, cooking, rap and Latin music, books, Hiro, sports (especially soccer and football), skulls, eating whatever she wants, fights, weapons, card games, burping contests, inspirational quotes, long road trips, writing songs, video games, graffiti, when Hiro compliments her


Joseph being abused by his foster parents, Hiro mad at her, the color pink, when her voice cracks, Her ex boyfriend  trying to win her back, clothes that show off too much skin, growing up without a father, her fear of becoming something or someone she doesn't want to, the Plastics, her little sister sad, losing what she needs when she needs it.


Her only weapons are her brain, mouth, homemade products, and taekwondo. She uses her taekwondo moves to injure the enemy, and has a heating lasso attached to a boomerang to tie up and practically burn the enemy. The heat in the lasso is a reaction to the body's heat, which helps most when defeating an enemy due to their level of anger and how much the human body's heat increases when they are angry. She also has pepper spray in the form of a hairspray bottle.

Other Names: 

Babe (accidental, by Hiro )

Lil Weirdo (by Joseph)

Sweetheart (by her mother, Liza)

Useless Wannabe (by Gg)

Fugly (by Destinee)

Hotie (accidental, by Hiro)

Até (Filipino) and Hermana Mayor (Spanish) (both meaning "older sister" by Phoebe Mendoza)


"I do what I want, where I want, and when I want as long as I don't hurt anyone but if I do hurt someone, it's for help and help only..  So you stay out my way." 

"Shut up and get out of my face, stupid!"

"I suppose y'all think that's funny?!"

"Y'all think I care if I ruin yo' hairstyle?"

"Why don't you put yo' money where yo' mouth is, how bout dat?"


To get revenge on the Plastics and somehow murder them (given up) 

To expose them (succeeded)

Get the confidence to ask Hiro out (succeeded)


Kisses Hiro in the sunset after the Plastics' defeat and gets her broken wrist treated by Baymax, performs with Handsy in celebration of the defeat.


  • She is part Colombian, Filipino and African
  • She's very misunderstood and is tired of people hurting her and the people she loves, which explains why she was bad at the beginning
  • She was born in the "ghetto" and growing up was pretty tough for her.
  • She graduated high school at age 11.
  • She is actually the first Disney villian to be already revealed as a villian and at the same time an ally of the main character (Hiro). 
  • She and Hiro had been best friends since age 4.
  • Her birthday is the same as Hiro's, but she is a year younger
  • Her parents divorced when he was 13 because of her father being abusive
  • She has playfully taunted Hiro for his height a few times as seen in the movie.
  • She has a passion for professional painting and is seen having a playful paint fight with Hiro in the end credits.
  • She's created a robot similar to Baymax named Hermosa (meaning "Beautiful" in Spanish).
  • She's fluent in Spanish, Filipino and Swahili and she is still learning English
  • She loves extremely spicy food and is seen in the end credits putting hot sauce in her ramen
  • She has a tendency to burp when she's nervous (as seen whenever Hiro complements her).
  • Her ex's name is Alan. They broke up because of trust issues, distance, and Alan cheating on her more than once.
  • Her original voice actress was supposed to be Hailee Steinfeld