Check out this sneak peek of TNT's new action-packed competition series THE HERO, hosted by Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.
Check out this series featuring Dwayne Johnson as he challenges ordinary people in extraordinary situationsin TNT's new action-packed competition series The Hero.
Woo the Wise creates a crystal-based machine that can mix several different animals into one. HighRoller, not to be outdone, combines the Bald Eagles with Bats and Hens to create "The Ultimate Wing Fighting Force." This new fighting force takes on First Squad in an air and ground attack unlike anything we've seen before. HighRoller and his minions attack Big Green, led by an enormous Black Dragon, but Lin Chung and Woo the Wise use Woo's new machine to create their own dragon who manages to fend off the attack. Unfortunately, High Roller manages to get his hands on Woo's machine and creates a new creature using his own DNA and then unleashes the ultimate attack on Big Green. It will take everything First Squad has to defeat this greatest of all challenges!
The Sheep Queen and her army take ApeTrully captive, but First Squad's rescue fails because they are tricked into wearing wool sweaters which are really traps. Baboon King and Yaksha come to the rescue, but Sheep Queen makes it clear that she will not surrender unless First Squad can beat her at a knitting competition. ApeTrully fails in his attempt to bring the Penguin Castle into Big Green and they take him captive. First Squad arrives to battle the Penguins, but end up in a bowling match which will decide their fate. Unfortunately, Mighty Ray sends one of his bowling balls through a castle wall, which angers the Penguin King and he unleashes an army of penguin clones.
ApeTrully leads the Tank Army to Duckbill Castle to negotiate a peace treaty, but the ducks refuse and take him prisoner. As his distress signal reaches First Squad, Lin Chung happens to be nearby with Cheetah King and Queen and they join forces to battle the Duckbills. The Ostriches form a secret alliance with the Zebra Brothers, who in turn convince ApeTrully that they want to be part of Big Green. Once accepted into Big Green, the Zebras begin spying and set up a plan to have ApeTrully taken captive. With the Zebras' help, the Ostriches easily overcome First Squad, but soon after, the Ostriches become mad at the Zebras and their alliance falls apart.
Second Squad and Chameleon Queen join forces to compete against First Squad in a Turtle Cannon Competition. But when an avalanche threatens ApeTrully's life, First Squad must attempt to save him, even though it could mean losing the competition. ApeTrully becomes a captive of the Scorpions after offending them during a New Year's Celebration. First Squad comes to the rescue, but they must face both the Scorpions as well as the Zebra Brothers who have the power of their magical lanterns. Fortunately, Mighty Ray and Mystique Sonia's Yaksha are able to save the day.
Sammo the Whale wants to prove his bravery so he joins First Squad and the Sailor Brothers in rescuing humans who are being trapped by crabs at Crab Castle. However, the Crab King will not give up unless Lin Chung can defeat him in a sand sculpting competition. HighRoller and the Zebra Brothers convince the Skunk and Pig armies to attack Big Green in separate operations, forcing First Squad to split up into two groups. The Skunks' stink attack and the Pigs' powerful nose vacuum trick force the squad into retreat. However, they are able to re-group and use each enemy's attack against the other opponent, ultimately forcing both groups to surrender and turn against HighRoller.
ApeTrully is taken captive by the Egret and Ox tribes after attempting to negotiate a peace treaty. First Squad is called in to rescue him, but after an epic battle, a swarm of locusts begin eating the tribes' rice paddies and everyone pitches in to help save their food supply. HighRoller challenges First Squad to a fireworks designing competition and they must compete, in order to rescue the humans HighRoller has taken captive. But just when it seems that Mighty Ray has victory in his hands, the Zebra Brothers accidentally blow themselves up, leading to the best fireworks display of the day.
Jumpy Ghostface and Parrot King pay a visit to Parrot Castle, only to discover the Parrots have been overrun by The Dark Legion. Once they too are taken captive by the Dark Legion, an army of Jumpy Ghostface clones suddenly appear and take on Dark Legion to save the day. HighRoller decides to rid the kingdom of all books, so he challenges First Squad to a Folk Game Competition to distract them while the Zebra Brothers zip around the kingdom stealing books. After competing against HighRoller in competitions like shuttlecock and popping snot balloons, Lin Chung, together with Cheetah Queen and King, discover HighRoller's plan and come up with a plan to save the books.
Big Green comes under attack by Eagles and when the Air Force cannot save them, First Squad is called into action. Unfortunately, Lin Chung’s bamboo shoots – which would otherwise be effective against the Eagles – have been eaten, but Jumpy Ghostface comes up with a backup plan that might just work. The Shark Tribe attacks a ship and First Squad is sent in to the rescue. However, the Shark King will not surrender unless Lin Chung can defeat him in surfboard painting and surfing.
First Squad attempts to rescue ApeTrully after he’s taken captive by the Lion King and used as a basketball. Although they are defeated with help from Redfaced Kwan and his infantry, the Lions will only surrender if someone from Big Green can beat them in a hoops competition. When the Crocodiles set up a casino, ApeTrully arrives to bring peace but ends up spending all of his gold on the slot machines. When Mighty Ray comes to deliver more gold, he discovers the Zebra Brothers have rigged the machines and they confront Crocodile King. Undaunted, The Crocodile King refuses to concede defeat until they compete in a Yo-Yo competition.
After a meteorite lands in the ocean and transforms into a giant island-devouring Soil Monster, First Squad uses Sammo the submarine whale to reach the monster. However, Highroller learns of the Soil Monster from the Bald Eagles and is determined to make it one of his minons. First Squad will need to defeat Highroller in a volleyball match featuring sub whales in order to save the day. A giant island-devouring Soil Monster is terrorizing the ocean, but First Squad must defeat Highroller in a high-stakes volleyball match at sea before they can deal with the monster. Unfortunately, Sammo the submarine whale has a stopped-up blowhole which must be treated before they can have any hope of winning the battle. Meanwhile Mighty Ray and Lin Chung come up with an idea to defeat the Soil Monster.
The Camel King defeats Lin Chung in a painting competition and in the process decides he’s no longer inspired by Big Green. He convinces the Camels to take back their kingdom and overrun the humans, until Lin Chung and First Squad can create a masterpiece that impresses Camel King enough to come back. Big Green’s First and Second Squads compete against each other in a Turtle Cannon Competition, to win the Golden Cup of the Turtle. Despite the intense competition, the winner is ultimately determined by the team that best follows orders.
First Squad attempts to help the Baboons of Baboon Castle overcome their infestation of mind-controlling fleas, but their only hope is to defeat the baboons in a top-spinning competition. During the match, Mighty Ray accidentally discovers the mythical Chinese Soap Berries which can eliminate the fleas forever. The evil Highroller challenges Big Green to a high-stakes Folk Game competition. Although he doesn’t play fair, Highroller wins and becomes ruler of Big Green – that is, until Woo the Wise comes up with a plan to win back control of Big Green.
ApeTrully is reunited with his teacher, the Parrot King, while negotiating a truce between the Parrots and humans. However, the peace is quickly jeopardized when the evil Zebra Brothers use their magic ghost lanterns to hypnotize the two leaders, as well as First Squadron who’ve come to the rescue. Fortunately, Jumpy Ghostface’s powerful imagination proves too strong for the Zebras, but he still must find a way to save everyone. Big Green’s First and Second Squadrons square off in the first-ever Turtle Cannon Competition. With the final round approaching, both squads are in a virtual tie and must find a way to slide down a monstrously high ramp covered in ice…and do it slowly!
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