Rodgers and Hammerstein’s ‘Cinderella‘ Coming to Disney+ This Month. One of the most requested titles since the launch of Disney+ has been Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella starring Brandy in the title role with Whitney Houston as “Fairy Godmother” alongside Whoopi Goldberg, Victor Garber, Natalie Desselle Reid, Bernadette Peters, Paolo Montalban, Jason Alexander, and Veanne Cox. R+H Cinderella fans are in luck! The beloved title will premiere on Disney+ this February 12th!
“At the stroke of midnight on Friday, February 12, “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” will begin streaming exclusively on Disney+,” Disney shared in a press release regarding the film. Disney+ also shared the news via Twitter, posting: “Anything is ✨possible✨ Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella arrives February 12 to Disney+.”
— Disney+ (@disneyplus) February 4, 2021
In “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella,” when Cinderella’s cruel stepmother prevents her from attending the Royal Ball, she gets some unexpected help from her Fairy Godmother. The 1997 movie was directed by Robert Iscove, written by Robert I. Freedman, and choregraphed by Rob Marshall. Whitney Houston, Debra Martin Chase, Craig Zadan, and Neil Meron served as Executive Producers. Chris Montan was a Producer and Robyn Crawford was an Associate Producer.
“Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” will join the “Celebrate Black Stories” collection that is on Disney+ alongside “Soul,” “Black Is King,” “Black Panther,” “Hidden Figures,” and many more. Be sure to check back here at Chip and Co. for updates and all things Disney+!
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