Tim Gunn Lends His Voice to Disney Film, Sofia the First
The Project Runway judge stars as Baileywick, a bespectacled steward who helps Princess Sofia get royal ready.
Roll out the red carpet: Style arbiter Tim Gunn is making it work in a whole new arena. The Project Runway judge is taking his talents to the (animated!) screen — only this time he’s helping prime a princess.
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As the voice of the bespectacled steward Baileywick in Disney’s Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess, Gunn assists sweet Sofia (Ariel Winter) as she learns her place in the palace — and adjusts to a new royal routine — after her mother, Queen Miranda (Sara Ramirez), marries a king.
Premiering Sunday at 7pm EST, the whimsical film features five original songs and cameos by a few classic princesses including Cinderella. Can’t get enough of Sofia? Disney is debuting a complementary television series, Sofia the First, early next year.
— Anya Leon