According to HuffPost “The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder” has stars Lizzo, Lil Nas X, Normani, Gabrielle Union and Lena Waithe will join a long list of stars tapped to voice guest-starring roles in the upcoming reboot of Disney’s animated series “The Proud Family.”
Disney announced the new cast on Wednesday, along with the release of a short film celebrating the 20th anniversary of the original show. Waithe, Union, Kyla Pratt and Keke Palmer were featured in the video discussing the series, which debuted in 2001, and its lasting impact.
The new series, “The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder,” will premiere in 2022. The original series is currently available on Disney+.
Pratt will reprise her role as the voice actor for Penny Proud. Tommy Davidson, Cedric the Entertainer, Paula Jai Parker and Jo Marie Payton will also be reprising their roles from the original series.
Palmer joins Billy Porter, Zachary Quinto and EJ Johnson, who have been cast for recurring role in the new series. Other stars set to join the reboot as guest stars include Chance the Rapper, Tiffany Haddish, Marsai Martin, Jaden Smith and Leslie Odom Jr.
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