Enraged upon this revelation, Héctor attacks Ernesto for ruining his attempt to go home. Héctor 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 Company Credits : Hector. [Smacks Ernesto with her shoe]  He was just trying to get me home! The Hunchback of Notre Dame: Esmeralda • Quasimodo • Hugo There are some hints that foreshadow Héctor's true identity as Miguel's great-great grandfather and actual death: The guitar of the faceless man in the Rivera's torn family photo has a gold tooth painted on the handle, just like Héctor's gold tooth. Robin Hood: Robin Hood • Maid Marian • Lady Kluck • Little John Héctor was 18 when he had Coco. 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. : Héctor According to his voice actor, Gael Garcia Bernal, Héctor's birthday is on November 30. The Emperor's New Groove: Kuzco • Kronk • Pacha • Yzma • Yzma Kitty Your guide to stream Coco online — including simple streaming info, cast actors and characters, and how it was received. I'm sorry, Imelda. I... might know a way. : In a flashback, Hector (Gael Garcia Bernal) sings “Remember Me” as a lullaby to his daughter Coco, Miguel’s great grandmother, before leaving to tour with Ernesto de la Cruz. It doesn't work like that, chamaco. Héctor is a creative genius and an immensely talented artist. Héctor Background information Journey Into Imagination: Figment, Mischievous, well-meaning, sly, 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. However, a furious Ernesto interrupts and snatches their great-great-grandson before he can take the blessing. Coco Cast. In a surprisingly dark scene, … Remember me, though I have to say goodbye / Remember me, don't let it make you cry / For even if I'm far away, I hold you in my heart / I sing a secret song to you, each night we are apart / Remember me, though I have to travel far / Remember me, each time you hear a sad guitar / Know that I'm with you, the only way that I can be / Until you're in my arms again, remember me... Ernesto de la Cruz Héctor : He's a living child, Ernesto. I am the love of your life? Héctor's portrait was with him when he died, hence why his spirit owned one. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Throughout the movie, he serves as Miguel’s “spirit guide”, helping him travel throughout the Land of the Dead. Music, singing and dancing, his family, Día de los Muertos, tacos, tequila, bread of the dead, his daughter, his great-great grandson, musicians The Princess and the Frog: Tiana • Louis • Ray • Dr. Facilier Dies after ingesting poison in 1921. Mamá Imelda While Miguel sings, Dante pulls Héctor in to perform alongside Miguel, receiving applause from the crowd. As they performed together on tour, Héctor wrote the songs and Ernesto sang them. : Imelda. Hey, it happens to everyone eventually. 1896 (reply to @Aleprettycat Dear @leeunkrich, when was Ernesto de la Cruz born? : Héctor has acquired a number of bad traits during his time in death: being deceitful, quick-dealing, and having the air of a con artist. : By the end of the film, after finally being remembered, Héctor's appearance has since changed. The Little Mermaid: Ariel • Flounder • Sebastian • Ursula • King Triton • Prince Eric • Wedding Ariel Bernal sings for the role in "Coco," too. voiced by Alanna Ubach. When left with nothing, Héctor's regret for his choice to leave developed into his own self-loathing and cynical outlook on himself. Sleeping Beauty: Aurora • Prince Phillip • Maleficent • Flora • Fauna • Merryweather The Sword in the Stone: Arthur • Archimedes • Merlin • Madam Mim • Sugar Bowl Aladdin: The Genie • Aladdin • Jasmine • Jafar • Abu • Rajah • Iago • Magic Carpet • Disguised Jasmine • Snake Jafar Miguel Héctor helps Miguel in his quest to find the missing singer Ernesto de la Cruz and escape the Land of the Dead. Appearance A Goofy Movie: Max • Vacation Goofy • Powerline, Darkwing Duck: Darkwing Duck Allies Powers and abilities Movies. Héctor then decides to help Miguel be ready for his performance by giving him pointers, such as to loosen up and giving out a grito, to little avail. Imelda, I... [Suddenly shudders and collapses to his knees, Imelda gasps]. Mijo, I was so worried. However, these bad qualities stem from neither ambition nor malice, but rather absolute desperation to make up for the mistakes he made in life—leaving his family behind—and make them right. "Yes, it is I, Frida Kahlo! As Héctor reminds Ernesto of the latter's statement of moving heaven and earth, Miguel points the similarity to one of the films Ernesto brought back from one of his trips to the Land of the Living which has the same line; where the villain tries to poison Ernesto. Where did he go? Héctor Ernesto de la Cruz : He states Miguel will thank him later when he returns him to his family, referring to his own mistake of forsaking family. Unlike the rest of his family, Miguel gained a love of music from his great-great-grandfather and great-great-grandmother after being inspire… No, skeletons don't walk like that. ChorizoFrida Kahlo (in disguise)Love of My Life (by Imelda)Papá (by Mamá Coco)Papá Héctor (by Miguel Rivera) ... Gael Garcia Bernal as Hector. You leave me alone with a child to raise, and I'm just supposed to forgive you? Héctor Gael Garcia Bernal is the voice of Hector in Coco. You think I'd let him go back to the land of the living WITH YOUR PHOTO? [grabs Miguel by the shirt collar]  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. : But there's no one left alive to pass down Cheech's stories. For him, music was to show this love. ""You look good! Miguel No one knows. He then explains he wrote "Remember Me" out of love for Coco, singing it in a sincere tone. ... Hector. : This revelation made him realize that Ernesto's motives had destroyed his purpose of the tour and it convinced him to attempt to return home. Ernesto fearfully calls for security and takes Héctor's portrait while having Héctor, and soon a shocked Miguel, thrown into a cenote. 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. 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) His statement that no one put up his photo. Embittered with his old friend for taking the credit, Héctor reveals he wrote the songs Ernesto is famous for. Héctor's behavior when he catches up with Miguel in the studio, hinting his identity as a parent. I'm walking like a skeleton. Fortunately, Miguel is saved at the last minute by Pepita, but the photo is lost in the water. To get his picture on his family's ofrenda and be rememberedTo help Miguel get back to the Land of the LivingTo reunite with his daughter, Coco Héctor Luís Camacho Matías (May 24, 1962 – November 24, 2012), commonly known by his nickname "Macho" Camacho, was a Puerto Rican professional boxer and entertainer. An accomplished actor, the 54-year-old has starred on TV in Law and Order, Private Practise and 24: Live Another Day; plus the films Miss Congeniality, Cloudy With A … Mamá Imelda Shaken from the experience, Héctor offers to help Imelda off Pepita, but is brushed off. Miguel Rivera. Brings back memories. 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. It's true, Imelda. Murdered? Ireland Force One meets Cocois the 8th YIFM/Disney/Pixar crossover made by Connor Lacey. That's how *you* walk. Héctor As a spirit in the Land of the Dead, Héctor appears as a skeleton with his bones yellow and rusted, sans the bright gold, green, and purple markings on his skull, which are nearly faded. He is the spirit of a Mexican musician who died and became a resident of the Land of the Dead. In both the photograph and the flashback sequences, Héctor is not shown as having a gold crowned tooth, meaning that he got it posthumously. We call it the Final Death. Cars: Lightning McQueen • Cruz Ramirez • Jackson Storm • Mater He was seven years younger than his cousin, Abel and two years younger than his cousin, Rosa. 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