Disney Returning to Tradition with "Frog Princess"
Walt Disney has officially announced its return to theatrical 2-D animation in the form of The Frog Princess, Variety reports. The film will be directed by John Musker and Ron Clements and have music by Randy Newman.
The story will be set in New Orleans and tell the story of an African-American girl named Maddy. It will be released in 2009.
The picture was officially announced by John Lasseter at Disney’s annual shareholders meeting.