Meli Hernandez talks to Auli’i Cravalho, the voice of Disney’s new Polynesian Princess – this is wonderful – they talk Hawaiian culture, Maui, improv, casting and what all this means to her – Don’t miss Disney’s Moana in theaters now. The plot is described below.
An adventurous teenager sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana meets the once-mighty demigod Maui, who guides her in her quest to become a master way-finder. Together they sail across the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous monsters and impossible odds. Along the way, Moana fulfills the ancient quest of her ancestors and discovers the one thing she always sought: her own identity.