Criticism follows Disney’s First Latina Princess in “Sofia the First: One Upon A Princess”
Disney News: Critical tweets about Sofia for non-Latino looks
The animated Disney movie, “Sofia the First: One Upon A Princess”, debuts on Sunday, November 18th at 7:00 p.m. on the Disney channel and on Thursday, November 22nd, on Disney Junior. Since Disney confirmed her ethnicity, there have been critical tweets about her hair and eye colour, and her light complexion.
The movie tells how Sofia enters the royal family after her mother marries King of Enchancia. There are appearances by Cinderlla, Fauna and Merryweather and the voices will be familiar as well:
- Sofia: Ariel Winter (“Modern Family”)
- Queen Miranda: Sara Ramirez (“Grey’s Anatomy”)
- Clover: Wayne Brady (“Let’s Make A Deal”)
- Baileywick: Tim Gunn (“Project Runway”)
Do you agree with the criticism people are making about the princess in Disney Channel TV movie Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess ?