Spin, Moana, Mulan, and other Disney+ Hotstar titles that’ll push you to take inspiration from these lead female characters

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Disney+ Hotstar presents Spin, the inspiring story of an Indian American teen driven to follow her calling as a DJ


Time and again we come across stories of people that make us to take a deeper look at ourselves, our dreams, and how driven we are to achieve them. Their struggles inspire us to push harder and tide over the roadblocks we face in life. These characters end up becoming our heroes and icons we look up to for motivation. One such story is that of Rhea from Spin, which is available exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar. Rhea identifies her passion of becoming a DJ and goes the extra mile to learn the art and succeed in the field. And then there is the brave warrior Raya from Raya and the Last Dragon, another character that has been a source of motivation for many. Here are some other titles on Disney+ Hotstar that makes for a comforting watch if you’re looking for something to lift your spirits.

Rhea, an Indian-American teen, who discovers her passion for creating DJ mixes that blend the rich textures of her South Asian culture and the world around her.

Moana, daughter of chief Tui, embarks on a journey to return the heart of goddess Te Fitti from Maui, a demigod, after the plants and the fish on her island start dying due to a blight.


Merida, an independent archer, disobeys an ancient custom which unleashes a dark force. After meeting an elderly witch, as she journeys to reverse the curse, she discovers the real meaning of bravery.

A girl disguises as a male warrior and joins the imperial army in order to prevent her sick father from being forced to enlist as he has no male heir.

Raya and the Last Dragon
Raya, a warrior, sets out to track down Sisu, a dragon, who transferred all her powers into a magical gem which is now scattered all over the kingdom of Kumandra, dividing its people.


Queen of Katwe
Phiona's life changes after she meets Robert Katende, who teaches her to play chess. Under Katende's guidance, Phiona becomes a top player and sees an opportunity to escape from a life of poverty.

Hidden Figures
Three female African-American mathematicians play a pivotal role in astronaut John Glenn's launch into orbit. Meanwhile, they also have to deal with racial and gender discrimination at work.

Disney+ Hotstar’s leading ladies will inspire your next big adventure, find out more now!

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