“The Proud family: stronger and prouder” the new series on Disney + in 2022
The Proud Family: Stronger and Prouder (The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder) will take music and film stars to the next level when the highly anticipated revival of the groundbreaking hit animated series, The Proud family (The Proud Family), which now celebrates its 20th anniversary, will air in 2022 on Disney +. The streamer has released a new featurette that introduces some of these stellar guest voices as they reflect on what the groundbreaking original series meant to them.The Proud family
The cast of voice actors will host some of the biggest names in music and entertainment, including Lizzo, Lil Nas X, Chance the Rapper, normani, Leslie Odom Jr. (Hamilton), Tiffany Haddish (Like a Boss), Lena Waithe (Master of None), Anthony Anderson (B), Gabrielle Union (LA's Finest), Debbie Allen (Grey's Anatomy), James Pickens Jr. (Grey's Anatomy), Courtney B. Vance (Lovecraft Country), Jane Lynch (Glee), Marsai Martin (B), Jaden Smith (After Earth), Glynn turman (House of Lies), Lamorne Morris (New Girl), Brenda Song (dollface), Tina Knowles (Black Is King), Eva Longoria (Desperate Housewives), Holly Robinson Peete (21 Jump Street), Al Roker (Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs) beauty influencer and social media personality Bretman Rock, Olympic gold medal gymnasts Gabby Douglas, Laurie Hernandez e Dominique dawes, and many others.The Proud family
Other recurring stars include Asante Blackk like Penny's boyfriend, Kareem; rap singer Artist “A Boogie” Dubose as Maya's playing brother, Francis “KG” Leibowitz-Jenkins; Raquel Lee Bolleau reprising the role of Nubia Gross; And Marcus T. Paulk , who reprises the role of Penny's classmate, Myron.
In honor of the 20th anniversary of The proud family today, some revival stars share what the iconic original series meant to them, including Normani who calls his grandmother Suga Mama "because that's literally what my family looked like". Johnson added: "It was a huge part of my childhood and I care a lot about it." Blackk shared: "The different characters and personalities in the show reflected what was happening in my home." And Palmer said, "Even though it was on a children's network, it still had the right amount of edge to be accessible to everyone."
The Proud family: stronger and more proud will pick up on the story of her central character, Penny Proud, and will include her crazy family: parents Oscar and Trudy, twin brothers BeBe and CeCe, and grandma Suga Mama (and Puff!). Obviously it wouldn't be The Proud family (The Proud Family) without the faithful crew of Penny Dijonay Jones, LaCienega Boulevardez and Zoey Howzer, among others.
Cast members reprising their roles from the original series are: Kyla Pratt as Penny Proud, Tommy Davidson as Oscar Proud, Paula Jai Parker as Trudy Proud, JoMarie Payton as Suga Mama, Cedric the Entertainer as Uncle Bobby, Carlos Mencia as Felix Boulevardez, Maria Canals-Barrera as Sunset Boulevardez, Alvaro Gutierrez as Papi, Karen Malina White as Dijonay Jones, Soleil Moon Frye as Zoey Howzer and Alisa Reyes as LaCienega Boulevardez. Recurring entries include Keke Palmer as Maya Leibowitz-Jenkins, Billy Porter as Randall Leibowitz-Jenkins, Zachary Quinto as Barry Leibowitz-Jenkins and EJ Johnson as Michael Collins.
Currently in production at Disney Television Animation, The Proud family: stronger and more proud is produced by Bruce W. Smith (The Princess and the Frog) and Ralph Farquhar (Moesha), both of which led the original series. Calvin Brown, Jr. (Moesha) is co-executive producer and story editor, Jan Hirota (Big Hero 6 The series) is producer and Eastwood Wong (Carmen Sandiego) is artistic director.
All seasons de The Proud family (The Proud Family), which debuted on the Disney Channel in 2001, are currently available on Disney +. September 15, 2021 marks the 20th anniversary of the popular series.
The Proud family: stronger and more proud will debut in 2022.