Dominican-born Dania Ramirez will be portraying Cinderella on ‘Once Upon a Time’

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As Latino diversity in Hollywood continues to grow steadily, Entertainment Weekly has now reported that Dania Ramirez from Lifetime’s “Devious Maids” will be portraying the role of Cinderella on ABC’s seventh season of “Once Upon a Time”. The executive producers of the show revealed the news during Disney’s D23 expo on July 15, 2017. Executive producer Edward Kitsis said:

“Dania Ramirez will be playing a different version of Cinderella,” “If we remember Henry’s grandfather is Prince Charming (Josh Dallas), so we have the grandson of Prince Charming with a new Cinderella.”

Dominican-born, Dania Ramirez proudly posted on her Instragram:

“This one is for all of us!”

“I’m living a real life fairytale”