Disney has revealed their first Jewish princess character


Courtesy: Twitter/Walt Disney Television Animation News

PHOENIX – Former Sopranos star, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, has revealed that she is voicing the first Jewish Disney princess character via Twitter.

“I am so excited to voice Disney’s first Jewish princess,” said Sigler on Twitter.

The princess named Elena Of Avalor will be celebrated in a Hanukkah-themed episode for Disney Plus according to Walt Disney Television Animation.

“Jamie’s character is still unnamed but it’s rumored that her princess will be featured in a Hanukkah-themed episode this December, when Elena visits a Latinx Jewish kingdom.”

“Writer Rachel Ruderman provided a little more context about the princess’s debut. “A little over a year ago, I had the honor of writing an Elena of Avalor episode featuring Disney’s first Jewish princess. Jamie Lynn Sigler knocks the role out of the park (wait ’till you hear her song!),” Rachel tweeted.”


It is expected to come out on Disney Plus this December.

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