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First Images of ‘She-Ra and the Princesses of Power’ Released

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An iconic 1980s heroine is returning to the small screen with an all new look in DreamWorks TV’s She-Ra and the Princesses of Power.

The series focuses on the adventures of Adora, a teenage girl who was raised by the Evil Horde after they abducted her as a baby. When she finds a sword that turns her into the mighty She-Ra, she goes rogue and creates an alliance with several other princesses to save her home of Etheria from the Horde.

In her new form, Adora is not only making new friends and fighting evil, but learning about herself and the world. Showrunner Noelle Stevenson told Entertainment Weekly that Adora has “been very sheltered her whole life,” causing her to have a “crisis of faith” when she realizes the members of the Horde are not good guys like she was raised to believe. Stevenson also said the body of She-Ra is “new to her, and it’s a little clumsy at first.”

Adora/She-Ra is voiced by Aimee Carrero, who plays Elena in Disney Junior’s Elena of Avalor. Suicide Squad’s Karen Fukuhara voices Glimmer, black-ish’s Marcus Scribner voices Bow, Royal Pains’ Reshma Shetty voices Angella, The Goldbergs’ AJ Michalka voices Catra, Teen Beach Movie’s Jordan Fisher voices Seahawk, and Orange is the New Black’s Lorraine Toussaint voices Shadow Weaver.

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power will debut on Netflix November 16.

Are you excited for She-Ra and the Princesses of Power?

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About Hannah Ortega

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away Hannah found Star Wars, Disney, and Marvel, and a fangirl force was awakened inside her. Hannah’s favorite animated movies are Beauty and the Beast, Pocahontas, and Aladdin. Movies such as these inspire her writing, which is her biggest passion. Hannah is an aspiring author and journalist, as well as a Christian, a horseback rider, and a cross country runner.