Who is the singing voice of Moana?

Auliʻi Cravalho’s
Auliʻi Cravalho’s life changed forever at age 14 when she was cast as the voice of Disney’s “Moana.” The Hawaiian native loved singing and acting, but they were just hobbies to her. So were horseback riding, swimming and microbiology, for that matter.

What’s Moana’s real name?

Moana (Disney character)
Moana
Full name Moana Waialiki
Title Chieftess of Motunui
Affiliation Disney Princesses
Family Chief Tui (father) Sina (mother) Tala (grandmother)

Who is the singing voice for Moana’s mom?

Nicole Scherzinger as Sina, Moana’s mother and Tui’s wife and the chieftainess of the village. Scherzinger also reprised her role in the Hawaiian-language version of the movie.

Is Te Fiti a real place?

Te Fiti is not a real place. However, the creators of Moana did base Te Fiti on Tahiti, the largest island in French Polynesia. Art directors Bill Schwab and Andy Harkness told Variety that the research for the film was crucial in perfecting the animation.

Does Lin-Manuel Miranda sing in Moana?

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jordan Fisher sing a duet on “You’re Welcome”, which plays over the end credits. The song as performed by Dwayne Johnson appears in the film.