Disney Princesses are loved by many because they are beautiful inside and out. For generations, kids and kids at heart from around the world have looked up to them as role models, trying to emulate their kindness, bravery, and optimism, among many other positive traits. But would these fan-favorite royalties be able to keep their huge following when they suddenly became the bearers of terror and evil?
While that’s very unlikely to happen in movies and TV series given Disney’s family-friendly image, two exceptional artists have already turned that disturbing idea into reality. In a series of digital art called Twisted Princesses, American illustrator Jeffrey Thomas and French artist Kasami-Sensei have reimagined Disney Princesses as vicious man-eaters, vengeful ghosts, wicked witches, and other kinds of creatures that would make you want to hide under the sheets at night.
If you’re down for some good horror thrills and don’t mind ruining your own childhood, then browse the slideshow above and see your favorite Disney Princesses in their most frightening personas ever.