Janelle Monáe Joins Disney’s ‘Lady And The Tramp’


Deadline reported, Janelle Monáe has been cast in the upcoming reboot of Disney’s Lady And The Tramp.

The singer actress is voicing the role of Peg. She’s the wise friend of Lady (Tessa Thompson. 

The cast also include Justin Theroux, Thomas Mann, Kiersey Clemons, Benedict Wong, Ashley Jensen and Yvette Nicole Brown. Charlie Bean is attached to direct from the script of Andrew Bujalski.

The reboot of Lady And The Tramp is slated for late 2019 release in Disney’s direct-to-consumer streaming service.