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Live Action LITTLE MERMAID Will Begin Shooting This Summer PhotoLive Action LITTLE MERMAID Will Begin Shooting This Summer
by TV News Desk - April 6, 2021

Get the scoop on the new LITTLE MERMAID Movie! The cast of the live action 'Little Mermaid' includes Halle Bailey, Daveed Diggs, Javier Bardem, Jacob Tremblay, Melissa McCarthy, Awkwafina, and Jonah Hauer-King.
VIDEO: Melissa McCarthy Teases Her Upcoming Role As Ursula in THE LITTLE MERMAID PhotoVIDEO: Melissa McCarthy Teases Her Upcoming Role As Ursula in THE LITTLE MERMAID
by Stage Tube - March 29, 2021

SiriusXM’s Town Hall with the cast and director of Thunder Force will air on SiriusXM Stars on Wednesday, March 31 at 3:00 pm ET and will be available on the SiriusXM app.
Everything We Know About THE LITTLE MERMAID Live Action Remake PhotoEverything We Know About THE LITTLE MERMAID Live Action Remake
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2021

There’s no word yet on when we can expect to see “The Little Mermaid” remake live. The release was originally scheduled for 2020, but production delays due to COVID-19 have pushed back the premiere to unknown territory.
Jessica Alexander Will Star in THE LITTLE MERMAID Live Action Film PhotoJessica Alexander Will Star in THE LITTLE MERMAID Live Action Film
by TV News Desk - March 2, 2021

'The Little Mermaid' also stars Halle Bailey as Ariel, Melissa McCarthy as her evil aunt Ursula, Javier Bardem as her father King Triton, Daveed Diggs as Sebastian, and Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric.
VIDEO: Awkwafina Talks About Joining the Cast of THE LITTLE MERMAID PhotoVIDEO: Awkwafina Talks About Joining the Cast of THE LITTLE MERMAID
by Stage Tube - February 25, 2021

Awkwafina talks about shooting her upcoming Marvel film in Australia, her relationship with her grandmother and her new Disney films The Little Mermaid and Raya and the Last Dragon.
Daveed Diggs Talks THE LITTLE MERMAID, Says Sebastian is His Hardest Role Ever PhotoDaveed Diggs Talks THE LITTLE MERMAID, Says Sebastian is His Hardest Role Ever
by TV News Desk - January 27, 2021

Tony winner Daveed Diggs will take us under the sea in the upcoming live action film adaptation of Disney's 'The Little Mermaid' - he plays Sebastian the Crab, the nervous right-hand man to King Triton. 
Noma Dumezweni Joins Live Action LITTLE MERMAID Film PhotoNoma Dumezweni Joins Live Action LITTLE MERMAID Film
by TV News Desk - January 5, 2021

Broadway's own Hermione Granger, Noma Dumezweni, has joined the cast of the upcoming live action Disney film adaptation of 'The Little Mermaid.' 
VIDEO: Daveed Diggs Talks About THE LITTLE MERMAID, Writing a Hanukkah Song on JIMMY  PhotoVIDEO: Daveed Diggs Talks About THE LITTLE MERMAID, Writing a Hanukkah Song on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!
by Stage Tube - December 18, 2020

Daveed talks about working during the pandemic, celebrating “Meat Fest” with his family and friends, writing a Hanukkah song for kids, being cast as Sebastian the crab in the new live action remake of The Little Mermaid, Lin-Manuel Miranda, his Disney-Pixar movie Soul, and playing in the high school band.
Disney Retains & Furloughs THE LITTLE MERMAID Film Crew PhotoDisney Retains & Furloughs THE LITTLE MERMAID Film Crew
by TV News Desk - April 1, 2020

After previously serving a termination notice, Disney has decided to retain and furlough the crew working on its UK production The Little Mermaid. According to Deadline, Disney will utilize the government's Job Retention Scheme, which means they will receive 80% of salary up to a maximum of £2,500 ($3,100) per month.
Disney Pauses Production on THE LITTLE MERMAID PhotoDisney Pauses Production on THE LITTLE MERMAID
by TV News Desk - March 13, 2020

Disney has announced that its stopping production on its feature films until this whole coronavirus outbreak blows over, which includes the live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid, according to Deadline. The other films include Home Alone, The Last Duel, Nightmare Alley, and Peter Pan & Wendy and Shrunk.
Live-Action THE LITTLE MERMAID Movie Casts Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric PhotoLive-Action THE LITTLE MERMAID Movie Casts Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric
by TV News Desk - November 12, 2019

Jonah Hauer-King has been cast as Prince Eric in Disney's live-action remake of 'The Little Mermaid,' according to Variety.
John Stamos and Graham Phillips to Make a Splash in ABC's THE LITTLE MERMAID LIVE! PhotoJohn Stamos and Graham Phillips to Make a Splash in ABC's THE LITTLE MERMAID LIVE!
by TV News Desk - September 25, 2019

Following his performance as Chef Louis in the Hollywood Bowl production of a?oeThe Little Mermaid,a?? two-time Emmy®Award-nominated actor and producer John Stamos will reprise his role as the eccentric French cook in a?oeThe Wonderful World of Disney presents The Little Mermaid Live!,a?? airing TUESDAY, NOV. 5(8:00a?'10:00 p.m. EST), live on ABC. Joining Stamos and the previously announced cast including Auli'i Cravalho (Ariel), Queen Latifah (Ursula) and Shaggy (Sebastian) is Graham Phillips, most known for his work on a?oeThe Good Wife,a?? who will return to his live theater roots in the role of Prince Eric.
Cameron Cuffe, Jonah Hauer-King in Running to Play Prince Eric in Live Action THE LIT PhotoCameron Cuffe, Jonah Hauer-King in Running to Play Prince Eric in Live Action THE LITTLE MERMAID
by BWW News Desk - September 24, 2019

Just last month, reports revealed that music star Harry Styles had turned down the role of Prince Eric in the upcoming live-action remake of Disney's The Little Mermaid. News has not surfaced revealing who might play the role... until today. According to Deadline, both Cameron Cuffe (Krypton) and Jonah Hauer-King have recently tested for director Rob Marshall.
UPDATE: Harry Styles Turns Down Prince Eric Role in Live-Action THE LITTLE MERMAID PhotoUPDATE: Harry Styles Turns Down Prince Eric Role in Live-Action THE LITTLE MERMAID
by TV News Desk - August 13, 2019

Despite the initial reports that pop star Harry Styles might be signing on to play Prince Eric in Disney's live-action remake of The Little Mermaid, a new report has debunked the rumor.
VIDEO: Melissa McCarthy Hints at Playing Ursula in the Live-Action THE LITTLE MERMAID PhotoVIDEO: Melissa McCarthy Hints at Playing Ursula in the Live-Action THE LITTLE MERMAID
by Stage Tube - July 30, 2019

On last night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, guest Melissa McCarthy hinted at her starring as Ursula in Disney's live-action 'Little Mermaid' by winking at the camera when Kimmel asked her if she'd be playing the part.
Javier Bardem In Talks To Play King Triton In Live Action LITTLE MERMAID PhotoJavier Bardem In Talks To Play King Triton In Live Action LITTLE MERMAID
by TV News Desk - July 17, 2019

Actor Javier Bardem is in talks to play King Triton in Disney's forthcoming remake of THE LITTLE MERMAID, Variety shares. 
Harry Styles in Talks to Play Prince Eric in THE LITTLE MERMAID PhotoHarry Styles in Talks to Play Prince Eric in THE LITTLE MERMAID
by TV News Desk - July 16, 2019

Harry Styles is in early negotiations to play Prince Eric in Disney's live-action remake of The Little Mermaid, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Photo: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Alan Menken Get To Work On A New Song For THE LITTLE MERM PhotoPhoto: Lin-Manuel Miranda & Alan Menken Get To Work On A New Song For THE LITTLE MERMAID
by Alexa Criscitiello - July 9, 2019

Now that the film has found its Ariel, production is in full swing, with Lin-Manuel Miranda and Alan Menken coming together to work on a new song for the film!
BroadwayWorld Readers Dreamcast The Little Mermaid Movie! PhotoBroadwayWorld Readers Dreamcast The Little Mermaid Movie!
by BWW News Desk - July 12, 2019

We asked, and you answered! As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Halle Bailey has been cast as Ariel in Disney's upcoming live-action remake of their 1989 classic film 'The Little Mermaid.' To celebrate, we asked BroadwayWorld readers to name who they'd like to be part of Halle's world as part of the movie's cast. Head under the sea to check out your top picks including Darren Criss, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and more!
Breaking News: Halle Bailey to Play Ariel in LITTLE MERMAID Live-Action Remake PhotoBreaking News: Halle Bailey to Play Ariel in LITTLE MERMAID Live-Action Remake
by BWW News Desk - July 3, 2019

Disney has found the star that they want to make part of their world as Halle Bailey has apparently been tapped to play Ariel in the upcoming live-action remake of beloved animated film THE LITTLE MERMAID. 
Awkwafina, Jacob Tremblay in Talks to Join Live-Action THE LITTLE MERMAID PhotoAwkwafina, Jacob Tremblay in Talks to Join Live-Action THE LITTLE MERMAID
by TV News Desk - July 1, 2019

Jacob Tremblay and Awkwafina are in talks to join the cast of Disney's live-action remake ofThe Little Mermaid, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Lizzo Campaigns For The Role of Ursula in THE LITTLE MERMAID Live Action Film PhotoLizzo Campaigns For The Role of Ursula in THE LITTLE MERMAID Live Action Film
by Stephi Wild - June 30, 2019

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Melissa McCarthy is in talks to take on the role of villain Ursula in the upcoming live action film remake of The Little Mermaid. However, it looks like another star is campaigning for the role.
Melissa McCarthy In Talks To Play Ursula In THE LITTLE MERMAID Remake PhotoMelissa McCarthy In Talks To Play Ursula In THE LITTLE MERMAID Remake
by BWW News Desk - June 28, 2019

Funny lady Melissa McCarthy is currently in talks to don Ursula's iconic tentacles in the live-action remake of Disney's The Little Mermaid.
Video: Alan Menken Talks Live-Action LITTLE MERMAID; Rob Marshall To Direct PhotoVideo: Alan Menken Talks Live-Action LITTLE MERMAID; Rob Marshall To Direct
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2019

Get the scoop from Disney legend and LITTLE MERMAID composer Alan Menken at the premiere of Disney's latest live-action remake, Aladdin.
Could Lady Gaga Step Into Ursula's Tentacles for the Upcoming Remake of THE LITTLE ME PhotoCould Lady Gaga Step Into Ursula's Tentacles for the Upcoming Remake of THE LITTLE MERMAID?
by Alexa Criscitiello - October 9, 2018

Rumors continue to fly regarding the casting of the upcoming Disney live-action remake of The Little Mermaid.

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