(exact date if u can, please) ). Before he was murdered by Ernesto De la Cruz and some flashbacks where he sings "Remember Me" for his daughter Coco, Héctor was a human with short black hair and loose bangs, tanned skin, brown eyes, and a goatee. The Princess and the Frog: Tiana • Louis • Ray • Dr. Facilier Finding Nemo/Finding Dory: Nemo • Dory • Hank • Crush • Bruce • Baby Dory • Destiny • Bailey • Pearl Coco 2 Return to the Land of the Living is a sequel to Disney/Pixar’s Coco. As she matured, she eventually fell in love with an aspiring musician named Héctor, partially due to their shared talent in music. They will become weaker as the last living person who remembers them begins to forget them, and will eventually fade away into oblivion as they are forgotten. Seeing as Miguel needs a guitar, Héctor takes him to the shantytown where spirits who are being forgotten live, to acquire Chicharrón's guitar. By the end of the film, after finally being remembered, Héctor's appearance has since changed. Héctor is the husband of Imelda, father of Coco, father-in-law of Julio, grandfather of Victoria and Elena Rivera, and Miguel's long-lost great-great-grandfather. When he told Ernesto, they had an argument where Ernesto begged him to stay as he needed his songs but Héctor was unmoved. During his time in the Land of the Dead, Héctor learned how Ernesto took credit for his songs, growing resentful. After this, Héctor shamefully believes he's a sorry example of an ancestor, but Miguel lifts his spirits by explaining he's always felt different in the family, but now knows that it comes from Héctor, his true great-great-grandfather. He also gained a single gold tooth in his frontal teeth. Attributing to this, Héctor died sometime in 1922, confirmed by the fact that he died at 21 years of age and his birthday occurring on November 30. Imelda was born in 1899 in Santa Cecilia, living there with her younger brothers, Felipe and Óscar. Frozen: Elsa • Anna • Olaf • Sven • Kristoff • Marshmallow • Grand Pabbie • The Fire Spirit Cinderella: Cinderella • Fairy Godmother • Gus • Prince Charming • Jaq • Lucifer • Anastasia • Drizella • Lady Tremaine • Wedding Cinderella Hector's death scene in Coco isn't gratuitous or gory, but it's still a shock to see such a scene in an animated adventure. With his condition deteriorating further and his descendant at Ernesto's mercy, Héctor pleads with his former friend to not hurt Miguel and let him go home, but Ernesto refuses because the child will surely ruin his legacy if he goes back to the living. Their romance soon developed into a marriage, and at 19 years old, Imelda gave birth to a daughter named Coco.While Imelda was ready to settle down and raise Coco, Héctor wanted to give his music to the world, … A Goofy Movie: Max • Vacation Goofy • Powerline, Darkwing Duck: Darkwing Duck However, she kept it nonetheless. "Yes, it is I, Frida Kahlo! He seeks out Ernesto when he arrives in the Land of the Dead with the help of a skeleton named Hector. Héctor claiming he died from food poisoning further alludes to his murder. However, she left behind a ban of music in her family as her lasting legacy, leading her great-great-grandson Miguel Rivera to uncover the cause of her decree. Pixar's first film was the original Toy Story, which also had the distinction of being the first fully computer animated movie.Off the back of the acclaim Toy Story received, Pixar would build a list of classic animated features with strong characters, including The Incredibles, Inside Out, Finding Nemo and many others. 1 Beginnings 2 The Day of the Dead 3 Land of the Dead 4 Meeting Miguel 5 True Colors 6 Final Showdown 7 Defeat Ernesto was born in 1896. Not every movie they've made has been showered with praises, with the Cars franchise generally receiving mixed reviews, but on the whole, Pixar produces strong work. Imelda was born in 1899 (a year older than Héctor!). After Héctor left their family and never returned, Imelda tore Héctor off the photograph. Moana: Moana • Maui • Pua • Hei Hei • Gramma Tala • Tamatoa Héctor helped Miguel in his quest to find the famous singer Ernesto de la Cruz and escape the Land of the Dead. So in mid-1940, he set out on tour with his childhood friend Ernesto de la Cruz. After agreeing to enter a music contest to meet Ernesto de la Cruz, Héctor takes Miguel Rivera to his friend Chicharrón to get a guitar. She cannot speak; instead, she can only make animal-like roars and noises. At the Grand Central Station, Héctor is left off with a warning by the officer and had his request to get his costume back denied. Despite matching what his run-down appearance may suggest, Héctor, at his best, is a charming, creative, and deeply family-oriented man. But his hopes are in vain, as he ends up sinking into the marigold petals and is arrested. Coco received great reviews and in addition to grossing over $800 million worldwide, it would receive two Academy Awards for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song. Héctor and Imelda have rekindled their love and have been reunited with a recently deceased Coco whom he happily hugs and kisses after being separated from for decades. The murder of Hector in Coco is the darkest scene in any of Pixar's movies. The murder of Hector in Coco is the darkest scene in any of Pixar's movies. They infiltrate Ernesto's sunrise concert to retrieve Héctor's photo from Ernesto and expose his crimes. He also comes across as a very fun, friendly, and approachable person, the sort who's the life of the party wherever he goes.However, it all turns out to be a facade to hide his true nature: that of a selfish and … Mulan: Mulan • Mushu • Cri-Kee • Ping • Shan Yu Shall we skip the scanner? His brilliance is most prominently on display within the songs he wrote, which had a tremendous national influence in the world. The agent quickly checks that he isn't recognized on his family's ofrenda, leading Héctor to make a run for it. While he is often passive and evasive in the face of conflict compared to Imelda, Héctor would fight back when he's deeply betrayed or if his family is at stake. Coco was 3 - 4 when Héctor left. Journey Into Imagination: Figment, Mischievous, well-meaning, sly, sweet, charming, caring, loving, nice, somewhat desperate (at first), fatherly, humorous, benevolent, romantic, protective, stubborn, devoted, creative, talented, Slender male skeleton, black hair and goatee, magenta eyes (brown when alive), one gold tooth, tan skin (formerly), Music, singing and dancing, his family, Día de los Muertos, tacos, tequila, bread of the dead, his daughter, his, Being forgotten, his family in danger (especially living members), upsetting Imelda, musicians (formerly), being separated from his family, Ernesto's betrayal, being told how skeletons walk, being called chorizo. Character information Ernesto seemingly accepted his friend‘s decision and offered to send him off with a toast saying he would move Heaven and Earth for his amigo. Dies after ingesting poison in 1921. Dec 30, 2017 - Héctoris the deuteragonist of the 2017 Disney/Pixar animated feature film Coco. Tío Felipe (Coco 2017) (172) Tío Oscar (Coco 2017) (172) Tía Victoria (Coco 2017) (152) The Rivera Family (Coco 2017) (150) Papá Julio (Coco 2017) (123) Include Relationships Héctor Rivera/Imelda Rivera (559) Héctor Rivera & Miguel Rivera (88) Ernesto De La Cruz/Héctor Rivera (83) Ernesto De La Cruz & Héctor Rivera (80) The whole family, living and dead, had listened with unbridled joy and pride at Miguel's talent. Meet the Characters and Voice Cast of Disney Pixar's Coco and See the Beautiful New Poster, Correction: Imelda was 19 when Coco was born. Parade: Magic Happens Coco is a lovable family movie, but it also had serious themes about death and betrayal especially when looking at Héctor's story. His statement that no one put up his photo. Feature films Inside Out: Joy • Sadness • Anger • Disgust • Fear • Bing Bong • Rainbow Unicorn Alignment What appears to be Héctor's "final death" before Miguel gets sent back to home. Thus, Héctor had come to view musicians as self-important showboating jerks, including himself for once being one. In terms of actual age, Héctor is a year younger than Imelda, Héctor is one of the six characters in the movie to be voiced by the same actor in both the English and Latin American Spanish dubs of the film, the others being his son-in-law Julio Rivera, the Departure Agent, the Security Guard, his great-grandson Tío Berto, and great-granddaughter-in-law, The way he embraces loved ones is similar to his. His guitarHis songbook He was a Mexican musician in life and became a residential spirit in the Land of the Dead in death. As Héctor comforts a hurt Miguel (devastated by Ernesto's betrayal and his own choice to leave his family), he starts to fade. Héctor picks up his shot glass, lifts it in honor, and drinks. [Coco] Down to Dust, Pt. Entertainment: A Musical Celebration of Coco Héctor explains it's because his daughter, the reason he was trying to cross the bridge, is forgetting him and laments about his daughter Coco. The story of Ernesto de la Cruz from the Oscar winning 2017 Disney/Pixar film Coco. He was originally a Mexican musician in life and became a spirit in the Land of the Dead in death. ""You look good! Hundred Acre Wood: Winnie the Pooh • Tigger • Piglet • Eeyore • Rabbit • Honey Bee Pooh • Flower Piglet • Bunny Tigger Lady and the Tramp: Lady • Tramp What song do Miguel and Héctor sing at the competition in the Land of the Dead? Now, it was the complete opposite. I'm a pretty sorry excuse for a great-great-grandpa. Alice in Wonderland: Alice • White Rabbit • Cheshire Cat • Mad Hatter • Caterpillar • The Queen of Hearts • Doorknob He’s so young , SIGGRAPH Now: Bringing Coco's Skeletons to Life, https://disney.fandom.com/wiki/Héctor?oldid=4387796. However, she left behind a ban of music in her family as her lasting legacy, leading her great-great grandson, Miguel Rivera, to uncover the cause of her decree. Brave: Merida He states Miguel will thank him later when he returns him to his family, referring to his own mistake of forsaking family. Playing guitar and singing "Remember Me" Miguel is sent home by Héctor and Mamá Imelda with no conditions. Héctor sheepishly greets his wife, whose joy at finding Miguel turns to bitter at the sight of him, and comments on her appearance before being forced to cling for dear life (or lack thereof) on Pepita's tail in the flight back to the other Riveras. One year later, Miguel shows his new baby sister the family ofrenda, which now includes Héctor and a recently deceased Coco. Héctor sings "Remember Me" to a 3-year-old Coco. Imelda Rivera is a major character in the 2017 Disney/Pixar animated feature film, Coco. While Ernesto was strongly incapable of inspiration for his music because he wanted to be recognized for it, Héctor was able to because he wanted to express his feelings of the relationships that inspired him. One of the songs "Un Poco Loco" for … Coco is a 2017 American 3D computer-animated fantasy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Paraphernalia They fell in love, married, and later had a daughter named Coco in 1918. Estranged from his family, Héctor spent his afterlife trying to cross over to the Land of the Living to see Coco again but was rejected as his descendants, having a low opinion of him, wouldn't put his picture up. This picture was taken sometime in 1919 to 1921 of Héctor Rivera, his wife, Imelda, and their daughter, Coco. Hearing this name prompts Miguel to show him a family photo of young Coco and Imelda, the boy's great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. After being teased by a group of musicians over his death, the pair were told that there was a music contest in Plaza de la Cruz where the winner gets access to de la Cruz's mansion. Imelda Rivera (1899-c. 1969-1978) was the matriarch of the Rivera family, the sister of Felipe and Óscar, the wife of Héctor, mother of Coco Rivera, and Miguel's great-great-grandmother. His appearance was overall unkempt - his black hair became messier, while the rest of himself was held together by things such as tape and bandages on his right arm and left leg. [3] Héctor was a loving father and wrote the song "Remember Me" for her. The toast he shared with Chicharrón involved him finishing his drink while Chicharrón's remained full, hinting at how Héctor was murdered by poisoning. This sequel will be released on March 8th, 2023. Héctor's nickname "Chorizo" stemmed from the belief that he died eating a chorizo (a spicy mexican sausage), which itself originated from Ernesto when telling a dying Héctor that he was probably suffering a stomach-ache from a chorizo. When Imelda died, she refused to welcome Héctor back to the Riveras and disowned him, as she believed him to have abandoned her and Coco for his music. Dec 30, 2017 - Héctor is the deuteragonist of the 2017 Disney/Pixar animated feature film Coco. Coco follows an aspiring young musician named Miguel (Anthony Gonzalez) who accidentally gets stuck in the Land of the Dead, and must get the blessing of … Although it seems they remain trapped in the cenote; at that second, they are discovered by Dante and saved by Imelda and Pepita. As a result, Ernesto's legacy is destroyed and the community honors Héctor instead. After being apart for nearly a century, Héctor is reunited with his daughter in the Land of the Dead. Hector disappearing (as his living daughter forgets him) but coming back at the end (as his daughter was able to remember him and tell people about him) could be a parody of the Disney death, as Hector already was dead. It’s pronounced Paw-rick, not Pad-raig. He carried a deep sense of shame for his actions; preventing him from reconnecting with his embittered wife after she died. Source, Imelda † (wife)Mamá Coco † (daughter)Felipe and Óscar † (twin brothers-in-law)Julio Rivera † (son-in-law)Elena Rivera (granddaughter)Franco Rivera (grandson-in-law)Victoria † (granddaughter)Enrique Rivera (great-grandson)Luisa Rivera (great-granddaughter-in-law)Gloria (great-granddaughter)Berto (great-grandson)Carmen (great-granddaughter-in-law)Miguel Rivera (2nd great-grandson)Abel Rivera (2nd great-grandson)Rosa Rivera (2nd great-granddaughter)Benny and Manny Rivera (twin 2nd great-grandsons)Socorro Rivera (2nd great-granddaughter). 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