Looking flawless, Sofia Carson! Disney Channel will be airing ‘Disney Parks Presents: A Descendants Magical Holiday Celebration‘ on Dec. 25, and HollywoodLife.com has an EXCLUSIVE first photo of Sofia’s performance. The ‘Descendants’ star spills all the details about the special performance!
In the exclusive photo, Sofia, 24, dazzles on the stage at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando in a gorgeous blue gown, with lovely holiday decorations on display in the background. Sofia looks like Cinderella! The actress and singer reveals that the performance was a dream come true!
“I get to sing ‘Silent Night’ on Cinderella’s castle in this beautiful blue gown,” Sofia said. “I felt like I was having a princess moment – it was such a dream to be on that castle with the beautiful piano and strings. It was an unforgettable moment. I learned ‘Silent Night’ when I was five years old. I grew up singing it every Christmas so it’s a song that’s very close to my heart and I’m excited to perform it.”
Disney Parks Presents: A Descendants Magical Holiday Celebration, which will air on Nov. 25 at 8:00 p.m. ET on Disney Channel. Sofia and her Descendants 2 co-stars Dove Cameron, Cameron Boyce and Booboo Stewart will host and perform “Jolly to the Core,” a holiday rendition of “Rotten to the Core” from Descendants. Additionally, Sofia will perform of “Silent Night” solo. The special will be available on-demand and will be featured in encore presentations on Disney Channel through Tuesday, December 20.
Sofia will also be featured in The Disney Parks’ Magical Christmas Celebration will air on the ABC Television Network (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST) and on the ABC and Disney Channel apps. Hosts Julianne and Derek Hough take viewers on a magical ride down Main Street and beyond. The Christmas Day celebration will feature the beloved Christmas Day parade, musical performances, surprise celebrity guests and family stories to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. Additional performances include Mariah Carey, Alessia Cara, Kelly Clarkson, Gavin DeGraw, Jordan Fisher, OneRepublic, Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks. In this special, Sofia will perform “Silent Night” featuring an alternate musical arrangement from her performance on Disney Channel.
Sofia has got so much in store in the next year. She will reprise her role as Evie in Descendants 2, which will be released in 2017. Sofia will also be releasing new music! She will also be hosting Disney Channel’s New Year’s Evie, a special event that will feature a marathon of the popular animated short-form series Descendants: Wicked World and an encore airing of Descendants.
HollywoodLifers, are you going to watch Disney’s holiday specials? Let us know!