Janella Salvador channels her inner Disney Princess with 'Moana' theme song

Janella Salvador channels her inner Disney Princess with 'Moana' theme song

- Aside from acting, Janella Salvador is also known for her singing career

- The 'OPM Pop Sweetheart' has been tapped to sing the 'Moana' theme song for the film's release in the country

- 'Moana' is slated for Philippine theaters on November 30

READ ALSO: Parang Pinoy na talaga siya! Sandara Park plans to spend her birthday in the PH again

In line with the release of the new Disney Princess film 'Moana' in Southeast Asia, Disney has tapped female singers from these countries to sing the movie's theme song.

For the Philippines, Kapamilya actress Janella Salvador will sing the theme once the movie hits theaters by the end of the month.

This announcement was made during the film's press conference in Singapore earlier today.

READ ALSO: Pinaiyak si Vice! Angeline Quinto's insensitive LGBT retort brings Vice Ganda to tears

The 'Born For You' actress was able to meet the voice actress of Moana, Auil'i Cravalho, as well as the other appointed singers from the region.

Despite landing an exceptional gig, it is not Janella's first time singing for Disney as she sang 'Happily Ever After' to represent the Filipino community during Hong Kong Disneyland's 10th year anniversary.

She has already been touted as the country's 'OPM Pop Sweetheart' with hits such as 'Ganyan Talaga', 'Mahal Kita Pero', and her covers of 'Dear Heart', 'I Can', and 'Kapag Tumibok Ang Puso'.

READ ALSO: Pagkakaisa sa Pinas: ABS-CBN's heartwarming Christmas station ID emphasizes love and unity among Pinoys

'Moana', unlike other Disney Princess films, feature a princess of color - much like Tiana from 'Princess and the Frog'.

Fans hope that the multi-genre film will get her race and culture right, since it is about time that the world get to know other nationalities properly.

moana

The theatrical poster of 'Moana'.

Just like the following clip, there are bizarre traditions that other races do but it is up to filmmakers to highlight it or not.

READ ALSO: Pak na pak ang mga suot! Arci Muñoz enjoys Japan with her rocking outfits

Related news

Russian Dancer DIES On Stage And Audience Applaud And Laugh

Russian Dancer DIES On Stage And Audience Applaud And Laugh

Russian Dancer DIES On Stage And Audience Applaud And Laugh