The youngest of King Triton’s daughters, Ariel is a beautiful and spirited young mermaid with a thirst for adventure. Longing to find out more about the world beyond the sea, Ariel visits the surface and falls for the dashing Prince Eric. Following her heart, she makes a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to experience life on land.
Release date: 25 May 2023
Director: Rob Marshall
Distributed by: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Adapted from: The Little Mermaid
Budget: $250 million
Cinematography: Dion Beebe
Who is playing Vanessa in The New Little Mermaid?
Jessica Alexander is the 23-year-old actress, who played Vanessa in the 2023 live animation remake of The Little Mermaid.
Who sings in The Little Mermaid 2023?
Halle Bailey’s rendition of “Part of Your World” (as Ariel), was issued as the lead single from the project, and the new Little Mermaid soundtrack will also feature favorites like “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl” (with revamped lyrics) and “Poor Unfortunate Souls” sung by Melissa McCarthy’s Ursula.
Who is Ariel’s mom in The New Little Mermaid?
Actress Noma Dumezweni is a confirmed cast member of the 2023 live-action remake of The Little Mermaid, but the part she will be playing remains a mystery. All that has been revealed is that her character is new to the remake and wasn’t part of the original 1989 animated film.
Did The Little Mermaid get her voice back?
When Prince Eric attempts to rescue Ariel, Ursula loses control of her magic shell and Ariel’s voice is restored.