10cf746e54 As the writers thought Tiana's character motivation of simply dreaming of having her own restaurant was not appealing enough, they expanded so it was her father's as well, with the extra philosophy of "food bringing people together of all walks of life". ^ "Limited Time Magic Continues at the Disneyland Resort with New Orleans Bayou Bash!". Retrieved March 9, 2007. She hesitates a moment, but her eyes light up in realization. References.
Facilier looks very similar to the Voodoo god of magic, ancestor-worship, and death, Baron Samedi. Release. Feeling hopeless, Tiana goes out onto the balcony and makes another wish upon the evening star. It was a real plus for the effects department, so we went paperless for The Princess and the Frog. Facilier's henchman. Although Disney's main marketing push was not set to begin until November 2009, positive word-of-mouth promotion created demand for merchandise well in advance of the film. Princess Tiana costumes were selling out prior to Halloween 2009, and a gift set of Tiana-themed hair-care products from Carol's Daughter sold out in seven hours on the company's website. Other planned merchandise includes a cookbook for children and even a wedding gown. Princess Tiana was also featured a few months before the release in the Disney on Ice: Let's Celebrate! show. The film itself was promoted through advertisements, including one from GEICO where Naveen, as a frog, converses with the company's gecko mascot.. Walt Disney Home Entertainment.