MEET MARIANO – In Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Encanto,” Mariano is the town hearthrob and the soon-to-be fiancé of Mirabel’s perfect and poised sister Isabela. Lending his voice to Mariano is the 2018 Latin GRAMMY® winner, Maluma, one of the most popular singers in Latin America with three albums that have debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Latin Albums list, and 14 No. 1 hits on Billboard’s Latin Airplay list. Opening in the U.S. Nov. 24, 2021, Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 60th feature film is directed by Jared Bush and Byron Howard, co-directed by Charise Castro Smith and produced by Yvett Merino, p.g.a. and Clark Spencer, p.g.a. Castro Smith and Bush are screenwriters on the film. © 2021 Disney. All Rights Reserved.