Once Upon a Princess is a 2012 American computer-animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film is the first in the Sofia the First franchise and tells the story of a young girl named Sofia who becomes a princess after her mother marries the king. The film features the voices of Ariel Winter, Sara Ramirez, Wayne Brady, and Mandy Moore. The film begins with Sofia, a young girl living with her widowed mother in a small village. One day, her mother marries the king of a nearby kingdom, and Sofia is suddenly transformed into a princess. She must adjust to her new life, which includes living in a castle, attending royal balls, and learning how to be a proper princess. Sofia soon befriends a group of other princesses, including Amber, the king's daughter from his first marriage. Amber is jealous of Sofia and tries to make her life difficult. However, Sofia is determined to be a good princess and to help others. One day, Sofia learns that her mother is in danger. She must use her new skills to save her mother and the kingdom. With the help of her friends, Sofia is able to save the day and prove that she is a true princess. Once Upon a Princess was a critical and commercial success. The film received positive reviews from critics, who praised the animation, the voice acting, and the songs. The film was also a box office success, grossing over $100 million worldwide. Once Upon a Princess was followed by two sequels, Sofia the First: The Floating Palace and Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy. The series has also spawned a number of books, toys, and other merchandise.

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Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess (2012)

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Once Upon a Princess is a 2012 American computer-animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film is the first in the Sofia the First franchise and tells the story of a young girl named Sofia who becomes a princess after her mother marries the king. The film features the voices of Ariel Winter, Sara Ramirez, Wayne Brady, and Mandy Moore. The film begins with Sofia, a young girl living with her widowed mother in a small village. One day, her mother marries the king of a nearby kingdom, and Sofia is suddenly transformed into a princess. She must adjust to her new life, which includes living in a castle, attending royal balls, and learning how to be a proper princess. Sofia soon befriends a group of other princesses, including Amber, the king's daughter from his first marriage. Amber is jealous of Sofia and tries to make her life difficult. However, Sofia is determined to be a good princess and to help others. One day, Sofia learns that her mother is in danger. She must use her new skills to save her mother and the kingdom. With the help of her friends, Sofia is able to save the day and prove that she is a true princess. Once Upon a Princess was a critical and commercial success. The film received positive reviews from critics, who praised the animation, the voice acting, and the songs. The film was also a box office success, grossing over $100 million worldwide. Once Upon a Princess was followed by two sequels, Sofia the First: The Floating Palace and Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy. The series has also spawned a number of books, toys, and other merchandise.

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Cast
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Ariel Winter

Sofia (voice)
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Wayne Brady

Clover (voice)
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Jim Cummings

Wormwood / Professor Popov (voice)
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Ashley Eckstein

Mia the Bluebird (voice)
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Sara Ramirez

Queen Miranda (voice)
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Travis Willingham

King Roland II (voice)
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Tress MacNeille

Merryweather (voice)
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Jess Harnell

Cedric (voice)
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Jennifer Hale

Cinderella (voice)
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Zach Callison

Prince James (voice)
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Darcy Rose Byrnes

Amber (voice)
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Russi Taylor

Fauna (voice)
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Harley Graham

Princess Clio (voice)
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Emiliano Díez

Guest Star
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Tim Gunn

Baileywick (voice)
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Maxim Knight

Prince Zandar (voice)
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Laura Dickinson

Additional Voices (voice)
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Michaela Zee

Princess Jun (voice)
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Meghan Strange

Robin (voice)
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Coco Grayson

Princess Hildegard (voice)
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Monica Richardson

Queen (voice)
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Barbara Dirickson

Flora (voice)
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Court Young

Bakery Customer / Village Husband (voice)
Crew
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Jamie Mitchell

Director
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Craig Gerber

Writer
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Sofia the First: Once Upon A Princess

(DVD)

3/6/2013

Disc Title Front Cover

Sofia the First

(DVD)

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