Jill Layton
October 26, 2016 3:29 pm
Disney

Cinderella has Prince Charming, Aurora has Prince Philip, Ariel has Eric, and Princess Jasmine has Aladdin. And they all lived happily every after. But Princess Moana doesn’t have a prince, because she’s an independent woman, and we’re totally on board.

Back in July, during a Moana panel held at Comic-Con, we learned that Moana would be flying solo in the film. She won’t be finding her happily ever after in a prince — that’s something she will find all by her strong, fierce self.

Directors John Musker and Ron Clements told the Comic-Con crowd that Moana will definitely not be a love story.

During a recent Seventeen Facebook Live chat with 14-year-old Auli’i Cravalho, the voice of Moana, the young actress expressed her love for Moana as a Disney heroine.

Cravalho also explained the importance of Moana not having a love interest.

She revealed,

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We can’t wait to see the movie and have a strong feeling it’s going to be the new favorite among young girls (and boys) everywhere.

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