The latest musical animated feature from Disney, Encanto, is set to give us a eight new songs from lyrical wiz Lin-Manuel Miranda.
He tells us more in the featurette a bit further down this page.
The movie tells the wild tale of Colombian family the Madrigals, who live hidden in the mountains in a magical house in a charmed place called an Encanto. The magic of the town imbues every child in the family with a unique gift, ranging from super strength to the power to heal—well, except for Mirabel. But ultimately she may be the one to save the town from a threat to its magical nature.
Stephanie Beatriz (TV’s Brooklyn Nine-Nine) stars as the voice of 15-year-old Mirabel, the only “ordinary” member of her family. Other voice cast members include John Leguizamo, María Cecilia Botero, Wilmer Valderrama, Adassa, Diane Guerrero, Mauro Castillo, Angie Cepeda, Jessica Darrow, Rhenzy Feliz and Carolina Gaitan.
Encanto opens in Australian cinemas from December 2.