Rumors about Disney's rebooting version of The Little Mermaid are flying. The latest proposed theory is that artist Harry Styles will portray Prince Eric in this live-action adaptation. However, later reports say the actress killed the role. Learn more about the movie and its cast here.
Will Harry Styles play Prince Eric?
We have some bad news for One Direction fans. According to reports from The Wrap, Harry Styles missed the opportunity to play Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid . This news comes just hours after the initial reports that Harry Styles will be in the live action movie.
Variety writes, "sources said that the preliminary report on her casting had gone ahead and Styles had decided to move in well. The studio had begun looking at others for the part and, according to sources, , a decision must come. "
Since Harry Styles was passed, there has been no news as to who will play the role of Prince Eric. Some BTS fans say their singer, Jimin, should portray the character. Other state actor Jordan Fisher should get the part.
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After a night of speculation, sources have finally confirmed that Harry Styles has changed Prince Eric's role. Some fans of the singer were devastated by the news. Others were disappointed that Styles meant spending more time on his music, expressing their support on Twitter. , & # 39; "Says a Twitter user .
" What a fan of Harry Styles, "says another Twitter user ." A roller coaster of emotions, because he's related! And he doesn't do what he expects, but he does more. And every time he hits us! We agree, support, and love. ”
Regardless, fans still support the artist. Since his time on One Direction, Styles has released solo songs like "Sign of the Times." In addition, she acted as Alex in the film, Dunkirk alongside Tom Hardy and Fionn Whitehead.
"Harry Styles. Is a prince with or without the tag of 'Prince Eric & # 39 ;, by the way," told a Twitter user .
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There is much speculation about the cast of The Little Mermaid. After reports revealed that Melissa McCarthy was "in talks" to portray the sea witch, Ursula, fans took to Twitter, suggesting other actors were perfect for the part. Who will portray the role of Ursula has not been confirmed by Disney.
The only proven cast member (to date, still,) is Halle Bailey, who will portray the lead role of Ariel. In addition, this fall, there will be The Little Mermaid live stage production on ABC, starring Moana & # 39; s A recoveryap Cravalho as Ariel.
Although the movie has been confirmed, fans can wait a few years before the premiere of The Little Mermaid . Reportedly, the production of the classic Disney reboot begins sometime in 2020.