SEASON FOUR OF DISNEY JUNIOR’S HUMANITAS PRIZE-WINNING SERIES ‘SOFIA THE FIRST’ DEBUTS FRIDAY, APRIL 28, ON DISNEY CHANNEL
Andrew Rannells, Megan Hilty, Billy Boyd, Dominic Monaghan, Ming-Na Wen, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Kimiko Glenn and Jane Krakowski Among Guest Voice Cast
Season four of Disney Junior’s hit animated series “Sofia the First” will debut FRIDAY, APRIL 28 (11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. EDT), on Disney Channel. The series, which holds the record for the top two cable TV telecasts ever among Kids 2-5 and top three cable TV telecasts ever among Girls 2-5, was recently honored with a Humanitas Prize which recognizes film and television programs that inspire compassion, hope and understanding. The new season will find Sofia taking on a bigger role as a protector of her kingdom and will also have her visiting a new enchanted world called “The Mystic Isles.”
The guest voice cast for season four includes Andrew Rannells (“Girls”) as an enthusiastic unicorn named Skye; Megan Hilty (“Smash”) as a Crystalmaster named Prisma; Billy Boyd and Dominic Monaghan (both from “The Lord of the Rings” franchise) as two gnomes named Malachite and Fig; Ming-Na Wen (ABC’s “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”) as a magical human/hawk character named Vega; Jurnee Smollett-Bell (“Underground”) as a crystal fairy named Christa; and Kimiko Glenn (“Orange Is the New Black”) and Jane Krakowski (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”) as dragons named Cinder and Sizzle.