Princess Elena of Avalor will make her official royal debut in the animated series of the same name. The one hour premiere is Friday July 22 (7:00-8:00pm, EDT) on the Disney Chanel.
Set in the land of Avalor, the new series follows the brave and adventurous teenage Elena. She has saved her kingdom from an evil sorceress and has to learn to rule as a crown princess until she is old enough to be queen. She will have to learn thoughtfulness, resilience and compassion to become a truly great leader.
The show will also use influences from Latin and Hispanic culture, using architecture, traditions, food, customs, magic, mythology, folklore and music. Each episode will feature original songs using Latin musical styles like Mariachi, Latin Pop, Salsa, Banda and Chilean Hop Hop.
Elena of Avalor premieres July 22nd on Disney Chanel, before rolling out to various other countries and in many different languages.