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First Look: Ariana DeBose Belts Original Songs in Disney’s Wish Trailer

Disney’s new animated musical, “Wish,” is generating quite the buzz with the release of its first trailer. One reason for the excitement is the announcement of Ariana DeBose as the lead voice and singer of original songs in the film. We’ve got the full scoop on the upcoming film. Keep reading to check out the trailer and everything we know about the film.

The Magical World of Disney’s Wish

The trailer for “Wish” provides a sneak peek into the magical world that the film takes place in.  Wish will follow a young girl named Asha who wishes on a star and gets a more direct answer than she bargained for when a trouble-making star comes down from the sky to join her.

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Disney’s Wish stars Ariana Debose as the sharp witted protagonist, Asha. Asha lives in Rosas, the kingdom of wishes. King Magnifico, played by Chris Pine, promises to grant the deepest desires to those who give him their wish. He decides which wishes will come true and when. 

 The film promises to deliver on that Disney magic in a gorgeous and unique animation style. It’s sure to be a heartwarming adventure full of wonder and magic, perfect for audiences of all ages.

Ariana Debose Does Her Thing Once More

One of the most exciting elements of “Wish” is the original songs that DeBose will be belting throughout the film. DeBose’s impressive vocal range and stage presence make her the perfect choice to bring the songs to life. As a Tony-nominated actress and dancer, DeBose has already established herself as a powerhouse performer on Broadway, starring in shows like “Hamilton” and “Summer: The Donna Summer Musical.”

Fans of DeBose’s work are eagerly anticipating the release of “Wish” to see her flex her singing muscles once again. In the trailer, we get a taste of what’s in store as DeBose belts out a soulful ballad that sets the tone for the film. The song, titled “Even When You’re Lost,” is a powerful anthem about never giving up and believing in yourself, a theme that resonates with audiences of all ages.

DeBose’s involvement in Wish  is also significant in terms of representation in media. As a Afro-Latina woman, DeBose’s casting and prominence in the film are a step towards greater diversity in the entertainment industry. DeBose has spoken publicly about the importance of representation and how it can inspire young people to pursue their dreams.

Disney’s Wish Brings Serious Star Power

Along with Ariana Debose, Disney’s Wish  stars Chris Pine as King Magnifico,  Alan Tudyk as the goat Victor. There is also plenty of talent behind the scenes that is sure to take Wish to the next level. Fawn Veerasunthorn who directed Raya and the Last Dragon and Chris Buck who directed Frozen have both come together to direct Disney’s Wish.

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The trailer also features the new song “The Wish” by Julia Michaels and Benjamin Rice performed by DeBose. The duo wrote numerous new songs for Wish and are among the many big names involved in the project. Fans may recognize  co-producers Peter Del Vecho (Frozen and Frozen 2), Juan Pablo Reyes (Encanto), and  executive producer Jennifer Lee (Frozen and Frozen 2). Along with the producer team, fans will also be treated to writing by  Lee and Allison Moore and music composed by Dave Metzger.

The trailer for “Wish” has already garnered millions of views on YouTube, a testament to the excitement surrounding the film. The comments section is filled with praise for DeBose’s singing and the magical world depicted in the trailer. The film’s official website has also launched, providing fans with more information about the project and its creators.

Overall, “Wish” is shaping up to be an exciting and uplifting addition to Disney’s animated filmography. With Ariana DeBose’s powerful vocals and the film’s stand out cast and crew, it’s sure to be a hit with audiences of all ages.

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