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"The Little Mermaid" gets 2023 release date

Writer: Heidi Hsia

It'll be a two-year wait to watch the live-action Disney mermaid
It'll be a two-year wait to watch the live-action Disney mermaid

13 Sep – Disney recently announced that it will be releasing "The Little Mermaid" in 2023.

The House of Mouse recently announced the release dates of several of its upcoming titles, including the said live-action remake, stating that the movie will be released on 26 May 2023.

The upcoming movie, helmed by Rob Marshall, stars Halle Bailey as the titular character Ariel, with the addition of "Room" actor Jacob Tremblay as Flounder and Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric.


Halle Bailey recently posted a photo to reveal that the movie has wrapped up filming


Halle is Ariel in the upcoming Disney movie

And unlike "Mulan", the last Disney princess to have been released, the film will feature many of the classic songs from the 1989 animated feature, as well as new additions by Broadway star Lin-Manuel Miranda, who previously wrote songs for "Moana".


The cast of the live-action "Little Mermaid" remake

Cinema Online, 13 September 2021

Related Movies:
Moana (24 Nov 2016)
Mulan (04 Sep 2020)


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