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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Write ‘How Far I’ll Go’ From Disney’s ‘Moana’

Watch the Hamilton mastermind at work with the animation team to create music for our latest Disney heroine. No really, it’s like an army of awesome. Sitting with the directors, story-board artists, animators and writers of Moana, the magic that is Lin-Manuel Miranda fits seamlessly with the collaborative minds working under the...

Review: ‘Moana’ Will Go Far as an Instant Disney Classic

Moana is the Disney heroine we need right now. For centuries, the greatest navigators in the world discovered the islands of the Pacific but sometime around 3,000 years ago their travels abruptly stopped. Based in part on the oral histories of the people and cultures of Oceania, Moana imaginatively explores what happened when the daughter of...

‘Hamilton’ Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda on the Key to Writing and Fulfilling Disney Dreams with ‘Moana’

How a Little Mermaid fanboy went on to become Disney’s go-to guy! Growing up just like us on a steady Disney diet, a young Lin-Manuel Miranda fell in love with music when he watched Ron Clements and John Musker’s The Little Mermaid and now he’s the lyricist on their latest animated picture Moana! During the press tour...