DID YOU KNOW?
Descendants did so well that they had to produce a sequel to give the Disney movie fans what the want. You’d think that it’s because every star in this movie has had years of experience. But among the cast is Sofia Carson. At the time of the franchise’s first installation, she was the only one in the cast who made their movie debut. She played Evie, the daughter of the villain Evil Queen. Carson was in her early 20s when they shot the first installment in 2015.
Since the film Descendants, she has worked in different movies and television shows like the Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionist. Although Carson has been in other television shows on Disney, this movie franchise is what really set her career off. The Colombian-American actress has a background on dance and vocal performance which made her eligible for this musical fantasy film. This allowed her to play the role of Evie well. Carson's first film project allowed her to perform alongside the likes of Broadway star Kristin Chenoweth. The actress found the experience surreal and she didn't let this show! Fan reaction to Evie just further proved that this rising actress delivers. In fact, Evie is one of the most loved characters of the show according to Descendants fans. She has gone from being a new Disney actress to a recognized star with over 12 million followers on Instagram. The actress even got nominated to awards shows like the Teen Choice Awards. She has blossomed into a multi-faceted artist with a music career on her roster. Watch the pivotal moment in Sofia Carson's career by watching Descendants and Descendants 2 online.