Disney’s newest princess venture has everything we could hope for.
A gorgeous island setting and the promise of an exhilarating sea-voyage
A spunky and charismatic lead, who we’re told will be battling many an ancient creature
including one composed entirely of molten lava.
Some are already celebrating Moana as the first curvy Disney princess.
And many fans have begun sending their casting suggestions out into the cosmos with a hope and a prayer. Our vote’s on Fifth Harmony’s Dinah Jane Hansen.
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Then there are the requisite animal sidekicks. Here we have a pet pig named Pua
and a haughty rooster named Hei-Hei.
And let’s not forget Dwayne Johnson, who’ll be doing the voicework for Maui, a Polynesian demi-god.
Ron Clements and John Musker, the dynamic duo behind Disney classics both old (The Little Mermaid, Aladdin) and new (The Princess and the Frog) are the brains behind the upcoming film.
We'll have to wait till November 2016 to see the film, but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate the whole time in between.
You know what that means. Bring on the fan art!