Sharjah24 – Reuters: Pop star Camila Cabello and the stars of “Cinderella” gathered in Los Angeles on Monday August 30 for the world premiere of Amazon’s adaptation of the classic fairy tale.
Cabello, who is making her film debut in the title role of “Cinderella,” stars alongside “Frozen” singer Idina Menzel and Billy Porter of “Pose.”
The prince is played by English actor Nicholas Galitzine who first appeared in John Williams’ 2014 film “The Beat Beneath My Feet”.
Cabello, who has a Cuban mother and a Mexican father, said she hoped she would be chosen as the first “Latina” Cinderella would be an inspiration to others.
“I’m so happy to be able to be a part of the portrayal in this movie and to have, you know, young Latin people kind of see themselves on screen,” Cabello said.
“It was amazing, I mean, I love this movie so much, I love what it represents, I love the messages in it. And being able to portray such a badass and inspiring character is so sick. “she said. added.
Cabello’s “Cinderella” dreams of pursuing a career as a fashion designer and refuses to give up her ambitions to marry her prince and “Frozen” star Idina Menzel praised the modernity of the story.
The prince of “Cinderella” takes a step back from his royal duties in order to be with her love and fans have found parallels with the film and the story of British Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. However, writer-director Kay Cannon said any similarities were a coincidence.
“Cinderella,” which also features guest appearances by James Corden, Minnie Driver and Pierce Brosnan, is available to stream on Amazon Prime Video starting Friday, September 3.