In this coming-of-age version, the Cuban-American singer portrays Ella, an ambitious young lady who hopes to one day become a successful businesswoman. The Amazon Original modern musical offers a bold take on the centuries-old fairy tale that Disney turned into a popular animated musical film in 1950.
“It feels amazing,” Cabello exclusively told Billboard at the Miami premiere earlier this week. “I’m so proud to be Latina and I’m so proud of my culture. I would’ve been so excited to see a Latina princess when I was growing up, and the fact that I can be that right now and that representation is possible right now, is amazing.”