A trailer for Disney’s upcoming animated musical movie Encanto has dropped immediately (July 8), and we’ve got a primary have a look at the brand new music Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has composed for the film.
Set within the mountains of Colombia, Encanto tells the colourful story of a magical household referred to as the Madrigals. Nonetheless, teenage protagonist Mirabel, voiced by Brooklyn 9-9 star Stephanie Beatriz, is the one non-magical baby and has to deal with being simply “extraordinary.” But hazard lurks within the horizon to threaten her household’s magic, and she or he could also be their solely hope and savior.
One in every of Miranda’s new songs is featured within the trailer, and it characteristically blends folk-music parts with a vibrant beat straightforward to bop to, in addition to lyrics vocalizing the movie’s title and its setting in Colombia.
In an interview with Leisure Weekly final November, Miranda discussed his anticipation of working for the movie. “It has been so thrilling as a result of with Moana, it was the enjoyment of my life, however I used to be the final man employed. And with this, I have been in on the bottom ground,” he mentioned. “To be in on the event of an authentic Disney musical is such a thrill.”
Other than composing music for Moana (which landed him an Oscar nomination), Miranda was even featured as a particular composer for and made a cameo look as a Resistance soldier in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. He may even be co-writing and co-producing for the upcoming live-action remake of The Little Mermaid.
Encanto is directed by Byron Howard and Jared Bush and co-directed by Charise Castro Smith. The movie might be launched in theaters on November 24.