There is good news for Disney lovers. Currently, Disney is working on the remake of one of the most loved, American animated fantasy films, The Little Mermaid. The first part of this movie was produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and Walt Disney Pictures. This part was based on a Danish Fairy Tale. In this film, a story of a mermaid Princess is being told. The little princess named Ariel dreams of becoming a human and later she falls in love with a human prince, Eric.
However, the Production work of this remake is paused due to nationwide coronavirus Pandemic. The decision of halting the creation is taken by the authority for security purposes. In an interrogation with a reporter, Disney said, “As there are no affirmed instances of COVID-19 on our production works, in the wake of inspecting the ongoing condition and the best worries of our cast and group, we have settled on the best choice to stop creation on a portion of our cutting edge movies for a brief timeframe”.
Release Date of ‘The Little Mermaid Remake’
Since no production work is in continuation due to global coronavirus pandemic, no fixed date is being confirmed for the release of this remake version yet. Obviously, the arrival date of the film will be postponed due to delays in production work. Although, there is no official announcement made by Disney regarding the release date, yet it is being indicated, through sources, that it will be released by late 2021 or at the start of 2022.
‘The Little Mermaid Remake’ Cast
As per present reports, it’s just Halle Bailey, who is being shown up as Ariel (The Little Mermaid). In this live-action film other stars also have their roles. Awkwafina will be there as the voice of Scuttle, McCarthy will have the role of Ocean witch Ursula, Javier Bardem is assigned with the role of King Triton, Jacob Tremblay will act as Ariel’s compatriot Flounder, Jonah Hauer-King will act as Prince Eric, Daveed Diggs will play the role of Sebastian, the crab.
‘The Little Mermaid Remake’ Plot
The plot for this remake is almost similar to that of the 1989’s, The Little Mermaid, a musical romantic fantasy film. In this part, Ariel was a teenage Mermaid princess of Atlantica kingdom. She often used to see humans in the world above. She has been warned by her father for not doing so but she did it in spite of his will. As a consequence of this, she fell in love with a human prince Eric. She had only wished to become a human since then. The mermaid passes the ocean to get the spirit of a human. There might be some constraints with the previous part in this plot.
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