‘Little Mermaid’ live-action Disney film debuts first look

Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” is coming again to theaters subsequent yr, with Halle Bailey bringing a live-action Ariel to the massive display for the primary time, and the studio unveiled a sneak peek on the new movie at its D23 Expo.

It is brief however oh so candy, with a seconds-long glimps at Ariel in motion, singing some spectacular notes from “Part of Your World.”

The movie, directed by Rob Marshall, who has additionally helmed “Chicago” and “Mary Poppins Returns”, is being billed as a reimagining of the 1989 Oscar-winning animated musical traditional.

Along with Bailey, a singer who has additionally appeared on Freeform’s “grown-ish,” the movie options Daveed Diggs because the voice of Sebastian, Jacob Tremblay (“Luca,” “Room”) because the voice of Flounder and Awkwafina because the voice of Scuttle.

“Little Mermaid” is ready to hit theaters on Could 26, 2023.