Everything We Know About Disenchanted So Far

by Disney Disillusionedthe long-awaited sequel to the 2007 fantasy musical Nice to meet you starring Amy Adams, is set to be released. Nice to meet you was a smash hit in 2007, adapting the genre to include both live-action and traditionally animated parodies of archetypal fairy tale princesses. Produced by Disney, it usually paid homage to classic Disney Princess musicals such as Cinderella, Sleeping Beautyand White as snow, while satirizing their recurring tropes. With Disillusioned scheduled for the fall, the world needs Giselle (Adams) more than ever.

Nice to meet you follows Giselle, a lively and conventional princess from fictional Andalusia, who is pushed into a well by an evil witch. Suddenly thrown into a live-action version of herself in New York, she is found and cared for by Robert (Partick Dempsey), whom she falls in love with instead of her animated prince charming, Edward (James Marsden), and her young daughter, Morgan (Rachel Covey). The film ends with the witch destroyed, Edward and Nancy (Robert’s fashion designer girlfriend, played by Idina Menzel) returning to Andalusia, and Giselle remaining in New York, married to Robert and running a fashion business. Disillusioned resumes 15 years after these events.


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The end of Nice to meet you left a world of possibilities for a sequel with Giselle fully navigating the real world without the constraints of the Disney Princess archetype. Over the years there have been many rumors of a Nice to meet you sequel, but nothing has been confirmed until Disney+ tweeted about the official return of Giselle and Amy Adams on Disney Investor Day in December 2020, revealing the official title: Disillusioned. Here’s everything we know about the Enchanted 2 throw, when Disillusioned spell, Enchanted 2trailer release date, and more.

When is Disenchanted coming out?

According to a Tweeter issued by Disney+, Enchanted 2 hits screens in the fall of 2022, though the exact day and month remain unknown. Disney will likely reveal Enchanted 2official release date later this year. Initially, Disney confirmed Enchanted 2 in 2011. For more than a decade, the studio has reconfirmed Enchanted 2 in December 2020. Finally, some solid production details have emerged. Adam Shankman has signed on as the film’s director, replacing former director Kevin Lima. With Shankman’s experience working on musicals and fantasy films such as hair spray and bedtime stories, Disillusioned will be in good hands to face the next chapter of Giselle.

Enchanted 2/Disenchanted Trailer Release Date

There is no official Enchanted 2 trailer release date, but based on Disillusionedof the fall 2022 release, there should be a trailer sooner rather than later. In the same way DisillusionedDisney has revealed that the film will stream exclusively on Disney+ instead of having a theatrical release. Disillusioned began filming in May 2021 and officially wrapped production in early August. Director Adam Shankman has confirmed Disillusionedas well as its release date, which is confirmed in the fall of 2022.

Who is returning to the cast of Enchanted 2?

James Marsden and Idina Menzel enchanted

In terms of Enchanted 2 cast, Disney has announced the return of Amy Adams as Giselle for Disillusioned in December 2020, when the company reconfirmed the project. It’s been a long time since Amy Adams sang on screen, and it’s a big talent the actress hasn’t learned to indulge in quite some time. Plus, it’ll be interesting to see how Adams’ career in indie plays affects his characterization of Giselle. So who else will star in the sequel? Nice to meet you Music composer Alan Menken revealed on his JLBG Livestream on March 23, 2021 that Patrick Dempsey would be reprising his role as Robert Philip. Maybe Dempsey will have more time to sing Disillusioned. James Marsden returns as Prince Edward and Idina Menzel as Nancy Tremaine. Hopefully Idina Mezel will channel Frozenit’s Elsa and be able to sing Enchanted 2. Susan Sarandon’s titular villain, Queen Narissa, will not appear.

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Who’s new to the Disenchanted cast?

Maya Rudolph Disenchanted Villain

New Enchanted 2 cast include Yvette Nicole Brown (from Community) as Rosaleen and Kolton Stewart (Astrid saves the world) like Tyson Monroe. Gabriella Baldacchino (The Conners) replaced Rachel Covey as Morgan, the daughter of Robert Philip, although Covey is shown in archive footage. Jayma Mays (from Joy) was chosen for Ruby, and Oscar Nuñez (of Office fame) will play the role of Edgard. Most of these new characters will likely be residents of Andalusia or Monroeville. Comedian Maya Rudolph was also cast as Disillusioned as the main villain, Malvina Monroe. Most likely, Kolton Stewart’s Tyson will play his son in Enchanted 2.

What could the enchanted sequel be about?

IMDb Disillusioned the plot synopsis indicates that the story takes place 15 years later Nice to meet you‘Sending in progress. After the happily ever after of her marriage to Robert, Giselle begins to wonder if she is truly happy. Giselle, Robert and Morgan move to suburban Monroeville. In the process, the princess is forced to deal with all the adult struggles that come with finding a new home in a new place. This dilemma of self-discovery leads to the ensuing chaos for Giselle’s friends and family both in the real world and in Andalusia. In the end, she’ll have to come to terms with what “happily ever after” really means to her family and to herself. Nice to meet you 2The long-awaited release of offers plenty of opportunities to explore Giselle’s new life. Considering Nice to meet you‘s succeeds in subverting fairy tale princess tropes, it’s no surprise that Disillusioned would remove the supposed “happily ever after”.

But despite the title and possible cynical outlook of Giselle in the sequel, Amy Adams has confirmed that the princess will sing and dance even more than she did in the original film. During an interview on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, she commented on how difficult it was for her to direct these sequences more than a decade after the first film was shot. Read his full comments below:

“There’s a lot more singing and a lot more dancing, which made me humble. The last time I really danced as much as I needed to dance in there was when I was in my twenties and now I don’t I’m more in my 20s. different in my 40s. In my heart, I look like I’m 20 when I’m dancing, and then I’d watch the playback and be like, ‘Whoa, that’s not the same!’

Where to look disenchanted

Disenchanted 2022

In the Disney+ release announcement tweet, the streaming service revealed that Disillusioned will not receive a theatrical release. Instead, Enchanted 2 will premiere exclusively on Disney’s streaming service in fall 2022. Everyone should stay tuned for more updates regarding Enchanted 2The cast, plot, and official release date of , as more news becomes available.

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the Frozen movies became a massive phenomenon in the years between the release of Nice to meet you and its follow-up with Enchanted 2, so there’s a big challenge in bringing Disney’s most successful animated films to new musical numbers, especially since the actors have to perform them live. But with the proven talent of Amy Adams, Patrick Dempsey and Idina Menzel – who stars in Frozen and Frozen 2 like Elsa – there is no doubt Disillusioned will exceed expectations. It is not yet known how Giselle’s new journey of self-discovery leads her to a new adventure and how Malvina Monroe fits into the story.

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