Does Raya have Filipino?
And the representation was amazing. I’m half Filipino, and I’ve just never really seen a kind of Filipino or a southeast Asian representation in mainstream media.” Disney’s newest princess, Raya, is a back-flipping (and butt-kicking) martial artist who wields swords and Filipino fighting sticks, called Arnis.
Are there Filipino actors in Raya?
Raya and the Last Dragon marks a major step forward for Disney — on top of introducing the studio’s first Southeast Asian princess Raya (voiced by Kelly Marie Tran, the first Southeast Asian actor to lead a Disney animated film), the fantasy adventure movie also features Disney’s first-ever Filipino song.
Is there a Filipino cast in Raya and The Last Dragon?
‘ Virgilio John Aquino and Mikee Sevilla, among Filipino artists who are credited in the “gorgeously animated” (per critics’ consensus on Rotten Tomatoes) Raya and the Last Dragon, recently discussed their contributions to the new Disney film.