Disney has begun development on the animated series "Tiana". Joyce Sherry has been approved as a screenwriter and director of the project. The entertainment concern announced plans to shoot it in 2020.
At the presentation, "Tiana" was described as a sequel to the 2009 animated film "The Princess and the Frog", in which the audience first got acquainted with the dark-skinned heroine, waitress Tiana. Anika Noni Rose will once again voice her. The animated series is scheduled to be released in 2024.
Joyce Sherry has extensive experience working on television projects. Among the recent ones we can note her script for the series in the genre of horror "Midnight Mass" (2021).