7 Fun Facts about Disney's "the Princess and the Frog" ...

Disney’s “The Princess And The Frog” takes place in the heart of New Orleans. It’s rich in culture and alive with Tiana’s unrelenting and ambitious spirit. It may not have had the same ripple affect as Disney’s recent film “Frozen,” but I find it engaging, entertaining and exceptional. Here are some fun facts about “The Princess And The Frog” that may be new to you.

1. Leah Chase

“The Princess And The Frog” initially told a different story of a chambermaid in New Orleans but was revised after public criticism. Tiana’s story is immensely inspired by the life of Leah Chase. Chase is a highly-respected, African American chef in New Orleans. She is known as the Queen of Creole Cuisine. Chase even contributed recipes to “Tiana’s Cookbook” that was released after the film.