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Masi Oka of 'Heroes Reborn' on the fate of Hiro

Masi Oka of 'Heroes Reborn' on the fate of Hiro

In NBC's original "Heroes" television show, Masi Oka's character, Hiro Nakamura, was always the one to root for. The "master of time and space" had an unquenchable sense of justice and wonder at the world around him.

That did not change in the "Heroes Reborn" reboot, which just aired its fall finale, but it may be the last we see of Hiro.

Even when there were episodes with future Hiro — a more serious, dire version of the character — he was still a favorite. But in "Heroes Reborn," Oka's Hiro, though still a sword-wielding, time-stopping teleporter, is a much more paternal figure.

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