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‘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...

Disney’s ‘Moana’ Writers Talk Collaborating with Lin-Manuel Miranda on Music

While Miranda wore fluffy shirts backstage on a little Broadway show called Hamilton. At an early press day for Disney Animation Studios’ latest feature Moana, Legion of Leia asked story writers Jared Bush and Dave Pimentel about working with Lin-Manuel Miranda in order to create the film’s musical moments. As we found out at...