By all accounts Elena Castillo Flores is your typical 16-year-old. She likes to spend time with friends. She loves fun and excitement. And she’s eager to take on new challenges. However, she also happens to be the new Crown Princess of Avalor, Disney’s first Latina princess.
In the upcoming Disney Channel Original Series, Elena of Avalor, Elena has saved her Latin American inspired kingdom, Avalor, from an evil sorceress and will now rule as princess until she’s old enough to be queen. She’s eager to take on the responsibility, but she’s also got a lot to learn. Luckily, her loved ones will serve as the Grand Council and offer guidance when needed.
The series will reflect Elena’s heritage by incorporating various aspects of Latin American culture. Expect to see architecture, food, and music that are inspired by various Hispanic and Latino countries. Also, each episode will feature original songs spanning an array of musical styles.
Check out the trailer below and stream the first episode of Elena of Avalor now before the series premieres on July 22 at 7/6c on Disney Channel!