The Princess Diaries is a 2001 comedy film produced by singer and actress Whitney Houston and directed by Garry Marshall. It is based on Meg Cabot's 2000 novel of the same name. The film stars Anne Hathaway (her film debut) as Mia Thermopolis, a teenager who discovers that she is the heir to the throne of the fictional Kingdom of Genovia, ruled by her grandmother Queen Dowager Clarisse Renaldi, who is portrayed by Julie Andrews.
Mia Thermopolis (Anne Hathaway) and her grandmother Clarisse (Julie Andrews) share a corndog and other San Francisco flavor on a fun day on the town. -- The Princess Diaries (10th Anniversary Edition) & The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement 2 Movie Collection Blu-ray + DVD Review
28 Princess Diaries Moments That Will Make You Psyched for the New Sequel
Directed by Garry Marshall. With Julie Andrews, Anne Hathaway, Hector Elizondo, Heather Matarazzo. Mia Thermopolis has just found out that she is the heir apparent to the throne of Genovia. With her friends Lilly and Michael Moscovitz in tow, she tries to navigate through the rest of her 16th year.