In a 2022 special edition episode of ABC’s “20/20”, the cast of “Cinderella” reunited in episode 25 of the series.order anniversary occasion. There, Whoopi Goldberg discussed how she brought Queen Constantina from the page to the screen (via The Hollywood Reporter). “I want her to be me in a dress. A little silly, a little fun,” she said. “She didn’t finish the sentence, she made a sound.” But making strange noises isn’t where Goldberg’s influence stops.
The “The View” co-host also revealed that the jewelry worn on her ears, neck, wrists and fingers in the film is real, expensive, and comes from one of her favorite jewelers: Harry Winston. She recalled the special request she made to the company. “I said, ‘Listen, I’m playing this queen and I want some jewelry. Can you lend us some jewelry?’ They said, ‘We will choose our most royal jewels.’ And that’s what they did.”
https://www.slashfilm.com/983422/how-whoopi-goldberg-made-queen-constantina-uniquely-hers-in-cinderella/ How Whoopi Goldberg Made Queen Constantina Unique in Cinderella