“This experience is emotional for me because it means and stands for so much, so to be here and be a part of it and to help bring the princess to life… it really is a Disney dream.”
She added, “What made me want to be a part of this project is, number one; she’s the first black Disney princess and then also because I’m a Disney girl.”
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Hudson’s photo is the newest “Disney Dream Portrait” from Leibovitz, who was commissioned by Disney Parks for their ongoing celebrity advertising campaign.
Singer Jennifer Hudson’s Disney dreams came true when the Happiest Place on Earth asked her to pose as Princess Tiana from “The Princess and the Frog” for an Annie Leibovitz photo shoot.