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Aida was a planned animated Disney film based off Giuseppe Verdi's 1870 opera of the same name that was scheduled for release sometime in the 1990s.


At the Nile’s edge, the enslaved Nubian princess, Aida, becomes romantically entangled with the Egyptian captain, Radames, who is betrothed to the Pharaoh’s daughter, Amneris. As their forbidden love grows deeper, Aida is forced to find balance between her heart’s yearning for Radames, and her responsibility to lead her people.

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. Peter Bouchelle (co-creator of Fairly OddParents! and Danny Phantom), refused to gain rights for the film.


  • The animated film of Aida was permanently cancelled.
  • On March 23, 2000, a Broadway musical called Aida: The Timeless Love Story, was released. It featured songs from Elton John and Tim Rice; therefore, it gained positive reviews and went running for 1,852 performances until September 5, 2004. This broadway was inspired by this animated Aida film.