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Auli’i Cravalho sets sail as star of Disney’s ‘Moana’

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    Mililani teen Auli‘i Cravalho stars as “Moana” in the Disney animated film, opening in theaters Nov. 23. “I’m thrilled to be playing a Disney heroine,” Cravalho said. “I think this era and this age needs more heroes and heroines.”

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    Tenacious teenager Moana (voice of Auliʻi Cravalho) recruits a demigod named Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson) to help her become a master wayfinder and sail out on a daring mission to save her people.

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    Moana is an adventurous, tenacious and compassionate 16-year-old who sails out on a daring mission to save her people. Along the way, she discovers the one thing she’s always sought: her own identity.

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