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April 18, 2009

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Tiana is the first Disney princess in more than a decade, and the first ever to be black. … Prince Naveen, for the record, is neither white nor black, but portrayed with olive skin, dark hair and, need we state the obvious, a strong chin. The actor who plays him, Bruno Campos, hails from Brazil.

Disney Introduces First Black Princess, Tiana, in ‘The Princess and the Frog’ - washingtonpost.com