Can fans expect their favorite cast in Disney’s live-action ‘The Little Mermaid’ picture?

After four years of the confirmation of the live-action movie of ’The little mermaid’, Walt Disney Pictures had finally made up its mind and fixed the release date. The production of the movie was initially scheduled to release on March 12, 2021, but later suspended and postponed to 9th July 2021. Recently, it was reported that Disney’s Live-Action ‘The Little Mermaid’ is looking to initiate its production in late November or early December of 2020. 

When can we expect the Little Mermaid live-action film? 

On 25th May 2016, Disney has openly declared the production for the live-action adaptation of the film ‘little mermaid’. On 6th December 2017; the Disney production revealed that the in-charge of the movie was Rob Marshall, as he is going to direct the film and the scriptwriter is Jane Goldman.


On 21st December 2019, Rob Marshall somewhat step forward regarding the improvement of the live-action ’the little mermaid’ movie, and on 10th February 2020 the producer Lin-Manuel Miranda expressed that the rehearsals for the film had already begun but as far coronavirus’s concern, it ruled out the program and held to wait so in this way, the production team was put on standstill.

Meanwhile, in a virtual interview that happened lately, Menken revealed about his upcoming project “the little mermaid’ stating that “this has been a great time for writing. Production stopped on the little mermaid movie. On the other hand, we recorded all the songs and I wrote four new songs with Miranda, the lyricist. And now I’m working on the sequel and will be coming soon anytime.”

What can we expect from The little mermaid movie?

The little mermaid is a forthcoming American fantasy musical movie which is based on the remake of ’the little mermaid’ in the year 1989 and directed by Rob Marshall. The plot revolves around a mermaid, Ariel, who resides under the sea with her fish friends and her father King Triton, where she wants to visit the surface world and is also excited about life on land. On one of her visits to the surface, which are prohibited by her owning father, king triton, she falls for a mortal prince. Inferred to be with her new love, Ariel gives rise to a risky deal with the sea with Ursula to become human for three days. But when plans go twisted for the star-crossed devotees, the king must make the final surrender for his daughter.

Who are the actors in the film Little Mermaid Live?  

When it gets to the cast of the movie as it received a lot of negative opinions regarding the crew disbandment, where Bailey is taking off the role of Ariel but Disney defended her, and finally, in an interview, Bailey remarked that she is ignoring all the comments and focusing on ’the little mermaid’ work.

  • Halle Bailey played the role of princess Ariel
  • Jonah Hauer king’s role is played by Eric
  • Melissa McCarthy as Ursula
  • Javier Bardem played King Triton
  • Jacob Tremblay played the role of Flounder
  • Daveed Diggs played as Sebastian