Disney is not stopping the live action train anytime soon. The Littler Mermaid live action remake will be hitting theaters on May 26, 2023.
The movie will be a musical with the music done by the animated version’s composer Alan Menken. Menken won two Academy Awards for the film including Best Original Score and Best Original Song for “Under The Sea”…. “Kiss The Girl” was also nominated.
The original film came out in 1989 starring Jodi Benson as Ariel. The live action film has a star studded cast including Halle Bailey as Ariel, Melissa McCarthy as Ursula and Awkwafina as Scuttle.
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