Last Updated on: June 26th, 2024

Godmothered disney plus

“Godmothered” is a Disney+ original film released in 2020. It is a fantasy comedy that revolves around the world of fairy godmothers and their mission to make people’s wishes come true. The movie stars Isla Fisher as Mackenzie Walsh, a single mother who is struggling to find happiness and magic in her life.

The story begins with Eleanor, a young and inexperienced fairy godmother played by Jillian Bell. She discovers a letter from Mackenzie written to her fairy godmother many years ago, and determined to prove the importance of her profession, Eleanor sets out to help Mackenzie. However, she soon realizes that the modern world is not as simple as the fairy tales she’s been taught.

Eleanor’s attempts to grant Mackenzie’s wish often result in hilarious and chaotic situations. As they navigate through challenges and unexpected twists, the two form a heartwarming bond that teaches them about the true meaning of happiness and finding magic in the everyday moments.

“Godmothered” is a delightful and heartwarming film that celebrates the power of self-discovery, friendship, and the idea that magic can be found in unexpected places. It also delivers important messages about embracing one’s individuality and the importance of being true to oneself.

The movie’s charming performances, witty humor, and positive messages have made it a family-friendly favorite on Disney+. It offers a fresh take on the traditional fairy tale narrative and provides a new perspective on what it means to be a hero, even without traditional magical powers. Overall, “Godmothered” is an entertaining and uplifting film that appeals to audiences of all ages.


Additional Details


  • Jillian Bell: Eleanor
  • Isla Fisher: Mackenzie
  • Erica Parks: Young Mackenzie
  • Isabelle McNamara: Voice of Young Mackenzie
  • Jane Curtin: Moira
  • Mary Elizabeth Ellis: Paula
  • Jillian Shea Spaeder: Jane
  • Willa Skye: Mia
  • Santiago Cabrera: Hugh
  • Artemis Pebdani: Duff
  • Utkarsh Ambudkar: Grant
  • Stephnie Weir: Barb
  • June Squibb: Agnes


  • Director: Sharon Maguire
  • Producer: Justin Springer
  • Writers: Kari Granlund and Melissa Stack

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