The Disney classic, The Little Mermaid , which dates from 1989, will see a film adaptation in live action very soon. The film, directed by Rob Marshall ( Annie , Chicago ), looks promising with a cast made up of Halle Bailey ( Grown-ish ) and Jonah Hauer-King , respectively in the roles of Ariel and Prince Eric.
Filming, which began in June in Italy on the island of Sardinia, ended a few days ago and actress Halle Bailey shared a first image in the skin of the famous mermaid. On Instagram, this July 12, she is revealed in the sea, hair down and back to a magnificent sunset, with the caption: “After having auditioned for this film at the age of 18, on the verge of to be 19, and after finishing filming during a pandemic two years later, we finally made it … ”. Before adding: “I can’t wait for you all to watch this movie because it was made with so much love.”