Moana, the animated movie, has been a big hit and is now going to have its own television adaptation. Moana was directed by Ron Clements and John Musker from Walt Disney Animation Studios; Lin-Manuel Miranda helped write the music for Moana’s soundtrack. Meet Moana Waialiki on her journey back home with help from Maui, Pua the pig, and Heihei, the rooster!
Cast and characters:
-Moana Waialiki: Moana is a Moanatuanese princess who is the daughter of Chief Tui and Sina.
-Pua: Moana’s pet pig that she left in Heihei’s care
-Maui: Moana’s demi-god companion who helps Moana on her journey.
-Sina: Moana’s mother is the matriarch of Moanatuanese society and chief to all Moananians.
-Te Kukae: Moana’s grandmother is Moana Waialiki’s maternal grandfather.
-Haku: Moana’s paternal uncle and Maui’s great rival when it comes to getting what they want in the quest for Te Fiti’s heart or power stone.
-Tala: Moana has Moana Waialiki as Moana’s maternal grandmother.
-Te Kā: Moana has Moana Waiali’ik as Moanas paternal grandmother.
-Maui’s Fish Hooks: The fishhook necklace that Maui is known for, the one he always uses to steal things from other people and give them away to Moana and others.
-Te Fiti: The island goddess Moana teams up with Maui to find out her fate, as she is the light of life for all Moanas around the world.
-The Heart of Power Stone: A yellow heart-shaped gemstone with powers that can help any person with their wishes if Moana can get it.
– Moanas voice: Moana has the opportunity to have a full-blown cast of different voices, so Moana can speak in two languages at once as she does not need subtitles.
– Moaning Hula Girls: The Moana dance that the only females can do, and they are on the island doing the Moana Hula.
Moana is a girl who was born and raised on an island. Together Moana and Maui travel through the islands of Oceania, past monsters, gods, and everything Moana would not even imagine is possible. Moanas adventures take her out of the sea, across rivers and deserts to find her true self and save her people from terrible darkness in which they are trapped.
The Moana cast has been announced as follows: Auli’i Cravalho will be voicing Moana; Dwayne Johnson will be voicing Maui; Temuera Morrison will voice Moana’s father, Chief Tui. Dwayne Johnson will voice Maui; Temuera Morrison voices Moana’s father, Chief Tui.
Moana is the spirited daughter of Moanas who sails out on a daring mission to save her people and herself. Moana was a Moanas princess who lived in the Moanas.