In celebration of the Digital HD and Blu-rayâ„¢ release of Disneyâ€™s â€œCinderellaâ€ on September 15, 2015, Walt Disney Studios is proud to announce the â€œA Million Words of Kindnessâ€ Campaign, launched on August 15, 2015. Inspired by the spirit of Cinderella, this online initiative invites fans everywhere to pledge their commitment to be courageous and kind in the hopes of achieving â€œA Million Words of Kindnessâ€ in time for World Kindness Day on November 13th, 2015.
In the film â€œCinderella,â€ Ella is told by her mother, â€œWhere there is kindness, there is goodness; and where there is goodness, there is magic.â€ Now families everywhere can create this magic themselves by submitting words of courage and kindness at www.cinderellakindness.com, using the hashtags #Cinderella and #bekind or the handle @Cinderellamovie. These kind words and their entrantâ€™s names will then appear on the siteâ€™s interactive â€œKindness Wall.â€
To join the â€œA Million Words of Kindnessâ€ Campaign, visit www.cinderellakindness.com and use your words to help make the world a kinder, more magical place!
About Disneyâ€™s â€œCinderellaâ€:Â Celebrate Disneyâ€™s â€œCinderella,â€ a modern classic that shines with beauty, imaginationâ€¦and magic! Despite being mistreated by her stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and stepsisters, a spirited Ella (Lily James) resolves to take charge of her fate. Add a royal ball, a Fairy Godmother (Helena Bonham-Carter) and a glass slipper, and suddenly â€“ magic becomes reality!
Starring Cate Blanchett as Stepmother (â€œThe Curious Case of Benjamin Button,â€ â€œThe Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ringâ€), Lily James as Cinderella (TVâ€™s â€œDownton Abbeyâ€), Richard Madden (TVâ€™s â€œGame of Thronesâ€) as Prince, Stellan SkarsgÃ¥rd (Marvelâ€™s: â€œThe Avengers,â€ â€œThorâ€) as Grand Duke, Holliday Grainger (â€œJane Eyreâ€) as Anastasia, Derek Jacobi (â€œThe Kingâ€™s Speech,â€ â€œUnderworld: Evolutionâ€) as King, and Helena Bonham Carter as Fairy Godmother (â€œAlice in Wonderland,â€ â€œThe Kingâ€™s Speechâ€), and directed by Kenneth Branagh (â€œJack Ryan: Shadow Recruit,â€ â€œThorâ€), â€œCinderellaâ€ debuts on Disney Blu-rayÂ® Combo Pack, Disney Movies Anywhere, and Digital HD September 15, 2015. For more information, visit http://movies.disney.com/cinderella.
About The Walt Disney Studios:Â For over 90 years, The Walt Disney Studios has been the foundation on which The Walt Disney Company was built. Today, the Studio brings quality movies, music and stage plays to consumers throughout the world. Feature films are released under the following banners: Disney, including Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios; Disneynature; Marvel Studios; Lucasfilm; and Touchstone Pictures, the banner under which live-action films from DreamWorks Studios are distributed. The Disney Music Group encompasses the Walt Disney Records and Hollywood Records labels, as well as Disney Music Publishing. The Disney Theatrical Group produces and licenses live events, including Disney on Broadway, Disney On Ice and Disney Live!.
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