Co-Director of Disney’s ENCANTO, Cherise Castro Smith Shares Her Journey to Being the First Latina Director of a Disney Animated Feature

Disney Encanto Family

Cherise Castro-Smith, Disney’s First Latina credited as a director in a Disney film joined AMIGOS on Clubhouse to share her journey and experience as the co-director and screenplay writer for ENCANTO. Learn about the inspiration for the characters, including the lead character, Mirabel. The Cast of ENCANTO: Stephanie Beatriz Stephanie Beatriz … Mirabel (voice)María Cecilia […]

Amigos Miami Meetup – June 2022

Author: Danay Escanaverino I finally made it to Miami! Thanks to our Cocquito Queen, Luz Nazario for picking the meeting place and making our reservation. We congregated at a The Doral Yard restaurant in Doral. The food was great, drinks were kitschy and most importantly, the company was outstanding. In attendance were Luz Nazario, Ale […]