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Star vs. the Forces of Evil: The Movie
Directed by Daron Nefcy
Produced by Michael Mullen
Alan Zaslove
Story by Daron Nefcy
Tom Klein
Tad Stones
Bob Schooley
Mark McCorkle
Joe Ansolabehere
Tom Warburton
Screenplay by Gillian Carr
Brenda Wooding
Joss Whedon
Tab Murphy
Irene Mechi
Jonathan Roberts
David Reynolds
Linda Woolverton
Based on Star vs. the Forces of Evil
by Daron Nefcy
Starring Eden Sher
Adam McArthur
Alan Tudyk
Jenny Slate
Fred Tatasciore
Music by John Powell
Themes from the original series
Brian H. Kim
Brad Breeck
Edited by Darren T. Holmes
Ted Supa
Walt Disney Pictures
Disney Television Animation
Distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Release dates November 25, 2020
Running time 103 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $23.6 million

Star vs. the Forces of Evil: The Movie is an upcoming 2020 animated adventure fantasy-comedy musical film based on the same name series created by Daron Nefcy and produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Disney Television Animation, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Rough Draft Feature Animation and Toon Boom Harmony and it was released by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures in 2020.


With her 18th birthday approaching, Princess Star Butterfly (Eden Sher) is faced with a great dilemma; stay on Earth or become queen of Mewini. However, she is called into action when her parents and other royal families are kidnapped and magically drained by Allias (Idris Elba), a vengeful and ancient enemy.

With her best friend, Marco Diaz (Adam McArthur), and a band of old and new friends, Star sets out to save her family, kingdom, and all of magic while avoiding an assassin, singing statues, and their possible futures.


  • Eden Sher - Star Butterfly
  • Brendan Fraser - Juan Diaz
  • Adam McArthur - Marco Diaz
  • Daniel Radcliffe - Henry Diaz
  • Alan Tudyk - King Butterfly
  • Vin Diesel - Rafael Diaz
  • Dwayne Johnson - Leonardo Diaz
  • Matt Damon - Jason Diaz
  • Leonardo DiCaprio - Manuel Diaz
  • Idris Elba - Allias, a giant humanoid cat with ram horns and deer antlers and the main antagonist of the film.
  • Chloe Grace Mortez - Shadow Moth, a young assassin sent by Allias turned friend.
  • Grey Griffin - Queen Butterfly
  • Alec Baldwin - Narrator
  • Chris McKay - Makai
  • Jordan Peele - Ericka, a humanoid bear who is a reformed con-artist.
  • Artt Butler - Raphael Diaz
  • Nia Vardalos - Angie Diaz
  • Dee Dee Rescher - Miss Skullnick
  • Fred Tatasciore - Buff Frog
  • Jeff Bennett - Bearicorn & JustinBrian
  • Minae Joli - Britney Wong
  • Jenny Slate - Pony Head
  • Maurice LaMarche - King Pony Head
  • Matt Chapman - Alfonzo
  • Nate Torrence - Ferguson
  • Greg Ellis - Manfred
  • Stephen Root - 
  • Eddie Deezen - Squares
  • Brian Posehn - Lobster Claws


Despite being based on a Disney animated TV series, the film was jointly produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios, Disney Television Animation, Rough Draft Feature Animation, Mercury Filmworks, Toon City Animation and Sugarcube. Development began at Disney TV Animation in Glendale and pre-production was done at the main WDAS studio in Burbank. Walt Disney Animation Studios, Rough Draft Feature Animation, Mercury Filmworks, Toon City Animation and Sugarcube all worked together on the animation with the additional scenes animated at Rough Draft's sister studio in South Korea and clean-up work done at the main Burbank studio. Additional clean-up animation was done by Studio B. Productions and Yowza Animation (Canada), Warner Bros. Animation and July Films (USA), HGN Produções (Brazil), A. Film A/S (Denmark), Neomis Animation (France), Milimetros (Spain), Synergy Animation (China) and Wang Film Productions (Taiwan), with digital ink-and-paint done at Collingwood and Co. (United Kingdom).


The film features a song titled "Waiting for a Star to Fall" performed by American pop duo Boy Meets Girl. John Powell composed the film's score, incorporating the themes from the original series by Brad Breeck and Brian H. Kim.