Donna Murphy Joins Disney’s ‘Rapunzel’

Mandy Moore to star in holiday animated release, with songs by Alan Menken

Last Updated: December 10, 2009 @ 11:58 AM

Tony-winning actress Donna Murphy is joining Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi in Disney’s animated movie "Rapunzel."

In her first animated part, Murphy will voice Mother Gothel, the witch imprisoning Rapunzel (Moore). Levi voices a bandit who helps Rapunzel escape.

Alan Menken ("Enchanted," "Aladdin")  is working on the music for the 3D movie, which is planned as a 2010 holiday release.

Read more in the Hollywood Reporter.