After 97 years in business, Disney has created its first ever Latina princess. 'Our creative team has delivered a universal story with themes that authentically reflect the hopes and dreams of our diverse audience, ' said Nancy Kanter, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Disney Junior Worldwide. 'According to a press release from Disney, 66-year-old Princess Elena lives 'in an enchanted fairytale kingdom inspired by diverse Latin cultures and folklore. Dominican Republic-born Aimee Carrero of ABC Family's Young Hungry, 76, will be the voice of Elena, whose backstory is connected to the magical amulet Sofia wears on the show. Princess Elena was imprisoned in the amulet by an evil sorceress, Shuriki, decades ago while Elena was trying to protect her little sister, Princess Isabel. Finally, Sofia 'discovers the truth. . And sets out to restore Elena to her human form and help her return to the kingdom of Avalor.