'Princess and the Frog' Features First African American Disney Princess

By Deena Bustillo on
The Princess and the Frog opens in wide release in theaters today, after opening in select cities November 25. It features the first African American princess, Tiana (voice of Anika Nani Rose), and is being screened for children from the Boys & Girls Club at Walmart stores in multiple states, according to CNN. The film is loosely based on the ED Baker novel The Frog Princess, which was then turned into a Grimm Brothers fairytale, The Frog Prince. The Disney movie was originally called The...Read Full Story