Mermaid

Halle Bailey Has A Perfect Response To Her 'Little Mermaid' Haters

Halle Bailey recently secured the role of a lifetime as Ariel in Disney’s live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid, and shortly after her casting was announced, the racist trolls began to seethe. While petitions, bigoted tweets and hashtags began trending (some suspect a lot of outrage was fueled by bots), rallyingRead More →

Halle Bailey Says She Doesn’t 'Pay Attention to Negativity' of Her Little Mermaid Casting

Halle Bailey Speaks Out About Little Mermaid Backlash | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close View image Halle Bailey Says She Doesn’t ‘Pay Attention to Negativity’ of Her <em>Little Mermaid</em> Casting this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. Source Written By: Claudia HarmataRead More →

ABC Announces The Little Mermaid Live Event Starring Auli'i Cravalho, Queen Latifah and Shaggy

The Little Mermaid Live Event to Star Auli’i Cravalho, Queen Latifah and Shaggy | PEOPLE.com Top Navigation Close View image ABC Announces <em>The Little Mermaid</em> Live Event Starring Auli’i Cravalho, Queen Latifah and Shaggy this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. SourceRead More →

‘Little Mermaid’ Live: Auliʻi Cravalho Becomes Disney’s Second Colorblind Casting of Ariel

Click here to read the full article. Disney is getting into the live TV musical game, and it’s gone colorblind for its casting. ABC President Karey Burke announced at Monday’s Television Critics Association summer press tour that Auliʻi Cravalho will star in the live musical of “The Little Mermaid” onRead More →

Melissa McCarthy in Talks to Star in Live-Action Little Mermaid

Gabe Ginsberg/WireImage, Disney Darling, Melissa McCarthy knows it’s better down where it’s wetter. That’s why she’s heading under the sea. Well, we think. Following news that she is in early talks to play villainous Ursula in the live-action Little Mermaid, the actress overtly hinted at the rumors during her appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live Monday night. “What’s that?”Read More →