The first look at Halle Bailey as Ariel on the Italian set of The little Mermaid It has been revealed through photographs from the set.
Filming has resumed on Disney’s latest live-action remake on the picturesque island of Sardinia, Italy. The little Mermaid He is expected to film on the beautiful island for about three months before wrapping up. It stars Halle Bailey from Chloe x Halle Fame as Ariel, the live-action reinvention is directed by musical superstar and Disney regular Rob Marshall. The cast is also full of heavyweights like Javier Bardem as Ariel’s father, Mellisa McCarthy as the villain Ursula, and David Deegs as the voice of the crab Sebastian.
The Daily Mail managed to get his hands on a handful of photos of The little Mermaid, which give us a great first look at Halle Bailey as Ariel. Halle Bailey wears a trendy wetsuit on the beach alongside her love interest Eric, played by Jonah Hauer-King. Eric is also sporting a trendy beach outfit, seemingly confirming that the movie is set in the present day.
EXCLUSIVE: Halle Bailey first portrayed as Ariel while filming The Little Mermaid in Italy https://t.co/yxGS0sdEY3
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Disney Original The little Mermaid centered on Princess Ariel, who longed to explore the world beyond the sea. After saving Prince Eric from drowning, Ariel turns to the sea witch Ursula and changes her voice to become human for the opportunity to meet the man she rescued.
Directed by Rob Marshall from a script written by David Magee, Disney’s The little Mermaid stars Halle Bailey as Ariel, Melissa McCarthy as the evil sea witch Ursula, Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric, Jacob Tremblay as the voice of Flounder, Awkwafina as the voice of Scuttle, Daveed Diggs as the voice of Sebastian the Crab. . It was last reported that Academy Award winner Javier Bardem was cast in the role of King Triton.
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Alan Menken will write new songs for the remake to be included alongside the classic tunes the latter wrote for the animated version of The little Mermaid. In addition to his songwriting duties, Lin-Manuel Miranda will serve as executive producer alongside Rob Marshall, Marc Platt and John DeLuca.
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