The Little Mermaid (2023)

A young mermaid makes a deal with a sea witch, to trade her beautiful voice for human legs so she can discover the world above water and impress a prince.

The Little Mermaid is an American musical fantasy film directed by Rob Marshall from a screenplay written by David Magee and Jane Goldman, and a story by Magee, Marshall, and John DeLuca. Co-produced by Walt Disney Pictures, Lucamar Productions, Marc Platt Productions, and 5000 Broadway Productions, it is a live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1989 animated film of the same name, which itself is loosely based on Hans Christian Andersen‘s 1837 fairy tale of the same name. It is produced by Marshall, DeLuca, Marc Platt, and Lin-Manuel Miranda, the latter of whom co-wrote new songs for the remake as the lyricist. Alan Menken is set to return as the composer for both the score and the songs. The film stars Halle Bailey as Ariel, alongside Jonah Hauer-KingArt MalikNoma DumezweniJavier Bardem, and Melissa McCarthy, with Daveed DiggsJacob Tremblay, and Awkwafina in voice roles.

Plans for a remake of 1989’s The Little Mermaid were confirmed in May 2016. In December 2017, Disney announced Marshall would direct a live-action The Little Mermaid remake. Much of the main cast signed in June to November 2019. Filming took place primarily at Pinewood Studios in England from January to July 2021.

The Little Mermaid is scheduled to be released in the United States on May 26, 2023.[1][2]

Duration: 159 min

Release:

IMDb: 8.5

The Little Mermaid (2023)
The Little Mermaid (2023)
The Little Mermaid (2023)
The Little Mermaid (2023)
The Little Mermaid (2023)
The Little Mermaid (2023)
The Little Mermaid (2023)