Cinderella Character Bio

Once Upon a Time...

Sweet Cinderella dreams of attending the royal ball, but her cruel step-mother forbids it. As the poor young beauty succumbs to despair, her Fairy Godmother appears and, with a wave of her magic wand, transforms her rags into a beautiful gown and sends her off in a regal coach to the castle, where she falls in love with Prince Charming.

Quick Facts
Movie apearances: Cinderella; Mickey's Magical Christmas; Dreams Come True; A Twist in Time; Ralph Breaks the Internet
TV appearances: The Little Mermaid (1992); House of Mouse; Sofia the First
Family: Parents unknown (deceased); stepmother Lady Tremaine; stepsisters Anastasia and Drizella
Best friends: Gus and Jaq and other mice and birds
Pets: Bruno the dog and Major the horse
Birthplace: Unknown
Age: around 19
Occupation: Scullery maid, then Princess (one of 13 Official Disney Princesses)
Hobbies/Interests: Sewing, singing

Did you know?

Cinderella's birth name is Ella, but her stepsisters mockingly nicknamed her Cinderella because she was often covered in cinders from curling up near the fireplace to stay warm. Ella is a shortened form of Eleanor, meaning "light".

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