Brandy reveals that Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella aka the most effective Cinderella is coming to Disney Plus this month
Once upon a time, ABC aired slightly musical ditty that each millennial has henceforth known as “Brandy’s Cinderella.” You thought Hamilton and Bridgerton had been ground-breaking for his or her various and multi-cultural worlds? HA! Back in 1997, ABC re-launched “The Wonderful World of Disney” (do not forget that?) with a re-imagining of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella musical starring Brandy as Cinderella, Whitney Houston because the fairy godmother, Paolo Montalban because the Prince, and Victor Garber and Whoopi Goldberg because the Prince’s dad and mom. Now, wistful ’90s youngsters don’t have to purchase DVDs or discover VHS gamers to observe the enduring TV musical, as a result of now you can watch the most effective Cinderella on Disney Plus later this month.
Brandy introduced the information herself on The View on Thursday, February 4, 2021 the place she was reunited together with her Cinderella co-star Goldberg. Brandy mentioned she was so excited that Cinderella would discover a new house on Disney Plus after 24 lengthy years. “We can celebrate and share and inspire a whole new generation to see this wonderful piece,” Brandy mentioned.
Until now, when you wished to observe this film, you wanted to personal a VHS or DVD copy, so the truth that this superb made-for-TV musical is now accessible to stream is **chef’s kiss**.
“We can celebrate and share and inspire a whole new generation to see this wonderful piece,” she tells us. pic.twitter.com/GVqNeM4Cf1
— The View (@TheView) February 4, 2021
The film was so impactful to a whole era of viewers, I imply, there are Buzzfeed articles citing why it’s the one Cinderella model most millennials acknowledge. Apparently, there’s a extremely good Disney animated model of Cinderella that got here out in 1950? Haven’t seen it. I like my Cinderellas starring Brandy and made-for-TV, thanks very a lot.
Songs like “Impossible” will without end be etched in my mind, because of this efficiency by Houston and Brandy.
And after all, Broadway legend Bernadette Peters as Cinderella’s evil stepmother is great casting.
The web is already weighing in with their very-delighted takes on this information.
“Yes, Cinderella is absolutely iconic because of Brandy and Whitney — but Paolo Montalbán was one of the first times I saw a Filipino person on screen. Huge,” one Twitter consumer writes.
Yes, Cinderella is totally iconic due to Brandy and Whitney — however Paolo Montalbán was one of many first instances I noticed a Filipino particular person on display. Huge. pic.twitter.com/tGroFh7UCr
— Jason Carlos (@jaarlos) February 4, 2021
“The unmitigated joy surrounding soon-to-be access to the Brandy/Whitney Cinderella is beautiful to see in this the year of our lord 2021,” writes one other.
the unmitigated pleasure surrounding soon-to-be entry to the Brandy/Whitney Cinderella is gorgeous to see on this the yr of our lord 2021
— the heath (2013) (@feeltheheath) February 4, 2021
“The Brandy/Whitney Cinderella is everything that the reboot live action Disney movies from the past 5 years want to be,” wrote another person, and actually, it is a scorching, and correct, take.
The Brandy/Whitney Cinderella is every thing that the reboot reside motion Disney motion pictures from the previous 5 years need to be
— Anthony Carmen (@nthonyCarmen) February 4, 2021
“There truly is no other version of Cinderella that matters but the one with Whitney & Brandy,” writes Broadway Black.
There actually isn’t any different model of Cinderella that issues however the one with Whitney & Brandy 🙌🏽🔥 pic.twitter.com/IYD3oywA1o
— BWYBLK (@BroadwayBlack) February 4, 2021
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella will land on Disney Plus on February 12, 2021.