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** Nathan Chew liking and replying to posts about Gabe and Naomi as a romantic couple after the airing of "Norberg Peace Prize" seems to confirm that this is indeed the authorial intent behind their relationship in that episode.


** Tony Shalhoub (Zopilote) and Rachel Brosnahan (Chloe) play father-daughter in ''Series/TheMarvelousMrsMaisel''.

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** Tony Shalhoub (Zopilote) and Rachel Brosnahan (Chloe) play father-daughter in ''Series/TheMarvelousMrsMaisel''.''Series/TheMarvelousMrsMaisel'', although the two don't share any scenes.



** From ''Theater/{{Hamilton}}'', we have Javier Munoz (Cristobal) and Anthony Ramos (Tito), although the two never share any scenes. Both have played Philip Hamilton/John Laurens (Munoz on the Vassar Workshop; Ramos on and off of the Broadway production), and Munoz has also played as Alexander Hamilton on Broadway as Creator/LinManuelMiranda's replacement from 2016 to 2017.



** Craig Gerber explains on The Magic Within podcast that Disney views the show more as a Disney Junior entry, so advertising it as such ends up having the side-effect of being outgrown by its original viewers who [[AnimationAgeGhetto view it as too young for them while alienating potential viewers from Disney Channel's demographic for also being too young for them]].



* ShrugOfGod: In response to fanart about [[EstrogenBrigade someone pining after Esteban]], Craig Gerber commented that he's "single... I guess."

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In response to fanart about [[EstrogenBrigade someone pining after Esteban]], Craig Gerber commented that he's "single... I guess.""
** When asked if Elena and Sofia write to each other, Craig answered that he wouldn't know since he doesn't read their mail... [[TeasingCreator with a winky face]] (";)").


** Creator/KimikoGlenn is half Japanese from her mother, while her character, Kimiko, is presumably from Ever Realm's equivalent of Japan.

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** Creator/KimikoGlenn is half Japanese from her mother, while her character, Kimiko, Tomiko, is presumably from Ever Realm's equivalent of Japan.



* ScrewedByTheNetwork: The show's time slots kept decreasing as it became more serialized, to the point of only airing new episodes.

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* ScrewedByTheNetwork: ScrewedByTheNetwork:
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The show's time slots kept decreasing as it became more serialized, to the point of only airing new episodes.episodes.
** Like its sister show ''WesternAnimation/TangledTheSeries'', both of their first halves of Season 3 aired at 12 to 1 at noon on weekdays in a daily episode premiere format, but received little advertising and aired at a time where most people would be busy. This was during a time Disney was transitioning from cable television to its [=DisneyNOW=] app in preparation for Creator/DisneyPlus, expecting its viewers to stream the new episodes as opposed to watching them as they premiered on TV.



-->'''Question:''' pre amulet, Who is the older cousin? Esteban or Elena?\\

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-->'''Question:''' --->'''Question:''' pre amulet, Who is the older cousin? Esteban or Elena?\\


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** According to the Podcast Princesses interview, Craig and a sizable amount of other crew members are on "Team Mateo" than on "Team Gabe".


* VoicesInOneRoom: It's subverted here. According to [[https://mobile.twitter.com/_CraigGerber/status/853454535276113921 Craig Gerber]], the cast members usually record their parts separately. However, for many key scenes, the key actors for those scenes are often brought in to record together if schedules work out.

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* VoicesInOneRoom: It's subverted here.Subverted. According to [[https://mobile.twitter.com/_CraigGerber/status/853454535276113921 Craig Gerber]], the cast members usually record their parts separately. However, for many key scenes, the key actors for those scenes are often brought in to record together if schedules work out.


** From ''Series/JaneTheVirgin'', we have Andrea Navedo, Jaime Camil, Anthony Mendez, Jenna Ortega, and Gina Rodriguez, Jorge Diaz, Justina Machado, Rosario Dawson, Ivonne Coll.

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** From ''Series/JaneTheVirgin'', we have Andrea Navedo, Jaime Camil, Anthony Mendez, Jenna Ortega, and Gina Rodriguez, Jorge Diaz, Justina Machado, Rosario Dawson, and Ivonne Coll.


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** From ''WesternAnimation/GeneratorRex'' episode "Hermanos", we have Creator/FreddyRodriguez, Creator/GreyGriffin, Creator/CarlosAlazraqui, and Creator/ChristianLanz.


** Season 3 will have another Carnaval episode as a summer special in 2019.



** [[https://twitter.com/CraigGerber_/status/764857748534104064?s=20 Higgins became Esteban's guard shortly after Elena returned]].

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** [[https://twitter.com/CraigGerber_/status/764857748534104064?s=20 Higgins became Esteban's guard shortly after Elena returned]].returned]].
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** From ''WesternAnimation/SofiaTheFirst'':
*** Creator/TravisWillingham (Cuco) previously played King Roland II.
*** Creator/CarlosAlazraqui (Skylar) previously played King Gideon, King Magnus, and Gnarlie the Troll.
*** Creator/KeithFerguson (Zuzo) previously played Sir Bartleby, Praline the Peacock, and the Wishing Well.
*** Creator/JessHarnell (King Hector, Chief Zephyr) previously played Cedric the Sorcerer.
*** Creator/GreyGriffin (Prof. Mendoza, Ash) previously played Opal, Ellegra, and Allie.
*** Creator/JeffBennett (King Lars) previously played [[Disney/TheSwordInTheStone Merlin]], Twitch, and Farley.


** Creator/JessHarnell voices both King Hector and Chief Verago.
** Rene Mujica voices both Cristina's father Fernando and Felicia's husband Ricardo.

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** Creator/JessHarnell voices both King Hector and Chief Verago.
Zephyr.
** Rene Mujica voices both Cristina's father Fernando Pablo Agama, Estrada, and Felicia's husband Ricardo.Ricardo.
** Creator/AndreSogliuzzo voices Alacazar and King Verago.



* IKnewIt: Craig Gerber [[https://mobile.twitter.com/CraigGerber_/status/1110782011688407040?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1110782011688407040&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fs9e.github.io%2Fiframe%2Ftwitter.min.html%231110782011688407040 mentioned]] that the climax of "Song Of The Sirenas" which involved [[spoiler:Shuriki's death, was shot in a way so that it only looks like she was trapped in jewel of the Scepter Of Night]]. Given the ambiguity of how it was shot, the Season 2 finale seals the deal by [[spoiler:having the jewel get destroyed, which means Shuriki is dead either way]].
* IWantYouToMeetAnOldFriendOfMine: Constance Marie (Doña Paloma) and Emiliano Diaz (Elena's Abuelo) both worked together on ''Series/TheGeorgeLopezShow''. They are later joined by Olga Merediz (Felicia).

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* %%* IKnewIt: Craig Gerber [[https://mobile.twitter.com/CraigGerber_/status/1110782011688407040?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1110782011688407040&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fs9e.github.io%2Fiframe%2Ftwitter.min.html%231110782011688407040 mentioned]] that the climax of "Song Of The Sirenas" which involved [[spoiler:Shuriki's death, was shot in a way so that it only looks like she was trapped in jewel of the Scepter Of Night]]. Given the ambiguity of how it was shot, the Season 2 finale seals the deal by [[spoiler:having the jewel get destroyed, which means Shuriki is dead either way]].
%%By the wording, it doesn't sound like a fan theory was proven, this sounds more like a WordOfGod entry. Hiding this in case someone wants to fix it.
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Constance Marie (Doña Paloma) and Emiliano Diaz (Elena's Abuelo) both worked together on ''Series/TheGeorgeLopezShow''. They are later joined by Olga Merediz (Felicia). Additionally, Creator/LouDiamondPhillips guest-starred in ''The George Lopez Show''.
** Creator/LouDiamondPhillips (Victor) and Creator/EdwardJamesOlmos (King Pescoro) co-starred in ''Film/StandAndDeliver'' together. The two both appear in "Song of the Sirenas", although don't share any scenes together.



* PlayingAgainstType: Quito Moz, a wise mentor figure to Elena, is quite a far cry from the comedic characters Cheech Marin usually plays.

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* PlayingAgainstType: Quito Quita Moz, a wise mentor figure to Elena, is quite a far cry from the comedic characters Cheech Marin usually plays.



* RecastAsARegular: Grey DeLisle Griffin voiced Dr. Mendoza and various minor characters in season 1 before being cast as Ash in late season 2.

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* RecastAsARegular: Grey DeLisle Griffin Creator/GreyGriffin voiced Dr. Mendoza and various minor characters in season 1 before being cast as Ash in late season 2.



** Cheech Marin and Creator/WhoopiGoldberg, the voices of two of the three main Hyenas in ''Disney/TheLionKing'', play sun birds together in the show.
** In the Mexican-Spanish dub, Elena and Skylar are voiced by Annie Rojas and Jose Angel Torres respectively, who previously worked together many times as [[LightNovel/TheFamiliarOfZero Louise and Saito]], [[VideoGame/NarutoShippudenUltimateNinjaStorm4 Boruto and Sarada]] and [[WesternAnimation/{{Trolls}} Bridget and Guy Diamond]].

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** Cheech Marin and Creator/WhoopiGoldberg, the voices of two of the three main Hyenas in ''Disney/TheLionKing'', play sun birds sunbirds together in the show.
** In the Mexican-Spanish dub, Elena and Skylar are voiced by Annie Rojas Creator/AnnieRojas and Jose Angel Torres Creator/JoseAngelTorres respectively, who previously worked together many times as [[LightNovel/TheFamiliarOfZero Louise and Saito]], [[VideoGame/NarutoShippudenUltimateNinjaStorm4 Boruto and Sarada]] Sarada]], and [[WesternAnimation/{{Trolls}} Bridget and Guy Diamond]].



** Creator/YvetteNicoleBrown and Arturo Castro would also star together in the ''Film/LadyAndTheTramp'' live-action remake.
** Stephanie Beatriz and Melissa Fumero, both main stars on ''Series/BrooklynNineNine'', share scenes together in ''Elena of Avalor''.
** Creator/MyrnaVelasco and Tovah Feldshuh are also major characters on ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsResistance'' as Torra and Aunt Z, respectively.
** Tony Shalhoub and Rachel Brosnahan play father-daughter in ''Series/TheMarvelousMrsMaisel''.

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** Creator/YvetteNicoleBrown (Luna) and Arturo Castro would also star together in the ''Film/LadyAndTheTramp'' live-action remake.
** Stephanie Beatriz and Melissa Fumero, Fumero (Antonia), both main stars on ''Series/BrooklynNineNine'', share scenes together in ''Elena of Avalor''.
** Creator/MyrnaVelasco (Carla) and Tovah Feldshuh are also major characters on ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsResistance'' as Torra and Aunt Z, respectively.
** Tony Shalhoub (Zopilote) and Rachel Brosnahan (Chloe) play father-daughter in ''Series/TheMarvelousMrsMaisel''.


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** Creator/ChristianLanz (Esteban) and Creator/GreyGriffin (Ash) played husband-and-wife in an episode of ''WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooMysteryIncorporated''.


* ThrowItIn: [[https://youtu.be/JXFzNBi74JY At 44:30]] , Craig Gerber mentions how the actors occasionally ad lib their dialogue. In particular, Creator/JessHarnell improvised a good deal of his lines as King Hector.

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[[https://youtu.be/JXFzNBi74JY At 44:30]] , Craig Gerber mentions how the actors occasionally ad lib their dialogue. In particular, Creator/JessHarnell improvised a good deal of his lines as King Hector.Hector.
** [[https://youtu.be/dpFQyGoYuj8 At 23:55]], Craig also mentions that Esteban losing his pants in "Island of Youth" ("Are those my pants?!") was adlibbed by Creator/ChristianLanz.



** Esteban is voiced by Christian Lanz, but in the episode "Island Of Youth", his teenage self is voiced by Anthony Alvia, while Desmond Gerber voices him as a baby.

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** Esteban is voiced by Christian Lanz, but in the episode "Island Of Youth", his teenage kid self is voiced by Anthony Alvia, while Desmond Gerber voices him as a baby.

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** ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'' also has an episode called "The Last Laugh" .


* ActingForTwo: [[Creator/GreyDeLisle Grey DeLisle-Griffin]] voices Dr. Mendoza, Ash Delgado, Olivia's mother, and a squirrel from the spirit world.

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[[Creator/GreyDeLisle Grey DeLisle-Griffin]] voices Dr. Mendoza, Ash Delgado, Olivia's mother, and a squirrel from the spirit world.world.
** Creator/JessHarnell voices both King Hector and Chief Verago.
** Rene Mujica voices both Cristina's father Fernando and Felicia's husband Ricardo.


* IWantYouToMeetAnOldFriendOfMine: Constance Marie (Dona Paloma) and Emilio Diaz (Elena's Abuelo) both worked together on ''Series/TheGeorgeLopezShow''.

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* IWantYouToMeetAnOldFriendOfMine: Constance Marie (Dona (Doña Paloma) and Emilio Emiliano Diaz (Elena's Abuelo) both worked together on ''Series/TheGeorgeLopezShow''.''Series/TheGeorgeLopezShow''. They are later joined by Olga Merediz (Felicia).


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** Creator/GreyGriffin and Creator/MyrnaVelasco are ComicBook/WonderWoman and [[ComicBook/GreenLantern Jessica Cruz]] in ''WesternAnimation/DCSuperHeroGirls''.

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** Taye Diggs voices Sanza, yet [[WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyTheMovie2017 another instance]] of him voicing a shady, cat like figure. They do differ in that [[spoiler: Capper reforms and decides to help the heroes]] while Sanza doesn't.


* ActingForTwo: [[Creator/GreyDeLisle Grey DeLisle-Griffin]] voices Dr. Mendoza, [[spoiler:Ash Delgado]], Olivia's mother, and a squirrel from the spirit world.

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* ActingForTwo: [[Creator/GreyDeLisle Grey DeLisle-Griffin]] voices Dr. Mendoza, [[spoiler:Ash Delgado]], Ash Delgado, Olivia's mother, and a squirrel from the spirit world.


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* RecastAsARegular: Grey DeLisle Griffin voiced Dr. Mendoza and various minor characters in season 1 before being cast as Ash in late season 2.

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* FanCommunityNicknames: Estefans for [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin fans of Esteban]], which has [[ApprovalOfGod been acknowledged]] by his voice actor, Christian Lanz.

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** Cloris Leachman voices Hool while her younger self is voiced by Kate Micucci.

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