Brandy To Reprise ‘Cinderella’ Role 25 Years Later In New ‘Descendants’ Movie
Brandy will reprise her iconic Cinderella role in the newest installment in the “Descendants” franchise!
According to reports, singer/actress Brandy, 43, is returning to the role of Cinderella in the Disney+ original movie “The Pocketwatch,” which will be a continuation of the “Descendants” movie series.
The superstar first played the beloved character in Walt Disney Television’s 1997 film adaptation that also starred Whitney Houston. The popular film recently celebrated its 25th anniversary!
“Cinderella” is a musical fantasy television film that follows Cinderella (Brandy) living under the cruelty of her wicked stepmother and her evil stepsisters, until her Fairy Godmother (Whitney Houston) steps in to change her life for one unforgettable night.
According to the cast breakdown, Brandy’s Cinderella is the “classic Disney character, who is elegant, warm, good-hearted and diplomatic.” In the music and dance-filled sequel “The Pocketwatch,” Cinderella has a daughter with Prince Charming named Chloe.
The official synopsis reads,
“The expansive new story finds polar opposites Red and Chloe crossing paths at a momentous celebration in Auradon when unexpected chaos breaks out. In order to prevent an impending coup, they must join forces to travel back in time, via a magical pocket watch created by the Mad Hatter’s son, to stop an event that would lead to grave consequences.”
Reportedly, “Descendants” became a huge hit for Disney Channel when the first film premiered in 2015.
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