Disney Sets Official Release Date for Live-Action 'The Little Mermaid'

Published Sep 14 2021 at 4:22 AM GMT
  • More than two years after its original announcement, Disney has finally announced the official release date for the upcoming live-action remake of"The Little Mermaid.
  • According to numerous reports, the studio is now planning to release the remake on May 26, 2023, almost four years after the project was initially revealed.
  • Halle Bailey will take the lead as Ariel, with renowned actor Javier Bardem and"Snowpiercer veteran Daveed Diggs taking on the roles of King Triton and Sebastien respectively.
  • "Shang-Chi's Awkwafina will return to Disney as Scuttle, and comedic actress Melissa McCarthy portraying Ursula.
  • Jacob Tremblay and Jonah Hauer-King round out the cast as Flounder and Prince Eric.



  • Published Sep 14, 2021 4:22 AM GMT