Entertainment Weekly Reveals First Look at the Characters of Disney Junior’s “Mira, Royal Detective”

This spring, Disney Junior will introduce audiences to their newest heroine, Mira a detective who works for the kingdom of Jalpur. Today, Entertainment Weekly offered fans a first look at the kids series, Mira, Royal Detective.

What’s happening:

  • Entertainment Weekly has shared a first look at Disney Junior’s upcoming new animated series, Mira, Royal Detective.
  • The series takes place in the fictional land of Jalpur and is inspired by the cultures and customs of India.
  • Mira is a commoner who has a knack for solving mysteries. Impressed by her skills, the Queen of Jalpur appoints the young sleuth as the official royal detective.
  • EW’s first look reveals the cast as well as their animated counterparts. Take a look:


  • Mira is voiced by 16-year-old actress Leela Ladnier.

Queen Shanti

  • Freida Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire) provides the voice of the Queen who appoints Mira as the official detective of the kingdom.

Auntie Pushpa

  • Jameela Jamil (The Good Place) will voice Mira’s Auntie Pushpa.


  • Kal Penn (House) voices Mikku, one of Mira’s mongoose sidekicks.


  • Utkarsh Ambudkar (The Mindy Project) will voice Mira’s other mongoose sidekick, Chikku.


  • Hannah Simone (New Girl) is the voice of Pinky, a young commoner.


  • Aasif Mandvi (The Daily Show) plays Mira’s father, Sahil.


  • Aparna Nancherla (BoJack Horseman) will voice Meena, Mira’s cousin.

Disney Junior also released a video featuring the show’s theme song:

Mira, Royal Detective premieres this March on Disney Junior.