Director Rob Marshall’s Little Mermaid, a live-action remake of the beloved 1989 animated classic, has wrapped filming.
Director Rob Marshall’s Little Mermaid , a live-action ramake of the beloved 1989 animated classic, has wrapped filming. To give the announcement the protagonist of the film and new Princess Ariel, actress Halle Bailey, who took the opportunity to share a photo on her official Instagram account.
That’s right..this is an end-of-shoot announcement ❤️From the time I auditioned for this movie when I was 18 and about to turn 19, until I finished shooting during a pandemic during which I turned 21 .. finally we made it … 💖 I feel so grateful to have experienced this film in all its glory..it was the hardest experience being away from everything and everyone I have ever known, feeling self-doubt / loneliness, but also feeling such freedom and perseverance when I have come to an end. This experience has made me much stronger than I ever thought I could be. I am so grateful to have such lovely and talented people on the cast like Jonah Hauer-King who will be my friend for endless lifetimes, Jacob Tremblay that I’m so proud of and legends like Javier Bardem, Melissa McCarthy, Awkwafina and Daveed Diggs who are masters of their craft but are so understanding and open to dime… as well as the rest of the beautiful cast and crew. can’t wait for time to speed up so that all of you can watch this movie because it was made with so much love (more blood sweat and tears) lol thank you sardinia for a wonderful ending !!! kiss
The cast also includes Melissa McCarthy as the witch Ursula and Javier Bardem as King Triton. The cast is completed by Jonah Hauer-King (A Journey on All Fours) as Prince Eric and Daveed Diggs (Hamilton), Awkwafina (Jumanji: The Next Level) and Jacob Tremblay (Good Boys) as the animal companions of Ariel: the crab Sebastian, the seagull Scuttle and the little fish Flounder. The cast is completed by Noma Dumezweni, Jessica Alexander, Lorena Andrea, Emily Coates, Kajsa Mohammar, Russell Balogh, Jude Akuwudike, Jeffin Kunjumon and Adrian Christopher.
Rob Marshall who previously collaborated with Disney on the musical Into the Woods and the sequel Mary Poppins Returns directs “The Little Mermaid” from a screenplay by David Magee, the two-time Oscar-nominated screenwriter for Life of Pi
The original “The Little Mermaid,” Disney’s 28th classic, was released on November 17, 1989, grossing $ 211 million worldwide at the end of its run in theaters. “The Little Mermaid” contributed the precedent