Lizzo, Normani, Lil Nas X Join The Proud Family Revival

Two dozen critically-acclaimed performers walk into a voiceover studio…

With some of our favorite actors and artists — like Lizzo, Normani, and Lil Nas X — now expected to appear in guest roles, the sheer talent attached to this revival series is making my head spin.

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All three musicians celebrated their involvement in the animated reboot on Twitter, shortly after Disney+ rolled out an extensive list of guest stars in honor of The Proud Family’s 20th anniversary.

It’s a family thing. 🗣 Celebrate 20 years of #TheProudFamily with some of the star-studded cast of The Proud Family: #LouderAndProuder, an Original Series premiering in 2022 on #DisneyPlus!

01:00 PM – 15 Sep 2021

@disneyplus / Via Twitter: @disneyplus

While Lizzo and Normani each said they’d been “waiting” for an opportunity like this, Lil Nas X jokingly said he’d like to “thank the academy” for his award “in advance.” (I’m ready and waiting for his appearance at a future installment of the Emmys or Golden Globes.)

I can’t believe it’s FINALLY HAPPENING!!!! I been waiting for this one…. TURN IT UP! https://t.co/ecj0bpJ1b0

03:55 PM – 15 Sep 2021

@lizzo / Via Twitter: @lizzo

The Proud Family revival’s guest stars are set to voice new characters alongside a really exciting main cast, which includes Keke Palmer and Rich Kids of Beverly Hills’ EJ Johnson.

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Billy Porter and Zachary Quinto will also star in the revival as the parents of Keke’s character.

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Which celebrity voices are you most excited to hear when The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder debuts? The series is scheduled for release next year.

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