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Awkwafina Reportedly in Talks to voice Scuttle in Disney’s Live-Action ‘The Little Mermaid’

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Crazy Rich Asians and Ocean’s Eight star, Awkwafina, is in early talks to voice the knickknack collecting seagull, Scuttle, in Disney’s live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid. This potential casting news comes a few days after it was revealed that Melissa McCarthy is in the early stages of negotiations to play the wicked sea witch, […]

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Melissa McCarthy in Early Talks to Play Ursula the Sea Witch in Disney’s Live-Action ‘The Little Mermaid’

With a string of television and film credits to her name, including two Academy Award nominations, Melissa McCarthy is in talks to star as the villainess Ursula in Disney’s live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid. According to Variety, sources have said that the deal has not been completed. This is the first piece of news about the much buzzed about […]

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Rob Marshall Is Disney’s First Choice to Direct The Live-Action Version Of ‘The Little Mermaid’

It’s no secret to anyone that Disney is making a Live-Action version of practically every animated film in their storage, resulting in films like Alice in Wonderland, Jungle Book, Cinderella, Maleficent, Beauty and the Beast and the upcoming Lion King, Aladdin, Mulan and Dumbo. Well know, it’s time to add The Little Mermaid to the list as, reportedly, Disney is already on the lookout […]

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Lin-Manuel Miranda is Set to Work on the Score for the Live-Action ‘The Little Mermaid’

D23 Expo was full of surprises, and it seems like it’s not over. After performing some of the classic songs he’s composed for Disney in D23, Alan Menken confirmed that Lin-Manuel Miranda will be working with him in the score for the take in Live-Action form of the Disney classic The Little Mermaid. “For the live-action Little Mermaid, I’m writing […]

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‘The Little Mermaid’ Live-Action Fancast

There are three live-action Little Mermaid films on the way. However, only one will triumph and that has the Disney logo. The Disney version is in pre-pre-production, and the only talent attached at present are Lin Manuel-Miranda (Hamilton), and Disney composer Alan Menken. This fancast is inspired by Lin Manuel-Miranda’s previous work. The story is set in the ocean and […]