Rumors of Disney's newly launched version of The Little Mermaid got around. The most recent theory suggests that artist Harry Styles will portray Prince Eric in this live action adaptation. Later reports say that the actor rejected the role. Find out more about the film and its cast here.
Will Harry Styles play Prince Eric?
We have some bad news for One Direction fans. According to The Wrap, Harry Styles refused the opportunity to play Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid . This news comes just hours after the first reports that Harry Styles would star in the live action film.
Variety wrote, "According to sources, the first reports of his casting were premature and Styles made the decision to continue by consensus. The studio has already started to consider others for the role, and according to sources, a decision should be made shortly.
Since Harry Styles passed the role, there's no news as to who could play the role of Prince Eric. Some fans of BTS say their singer Jimin should portray the character. Other state actors Jordan Fisher should get the role.
The fans were disappointed that Harry Styles will not be seen in "The Little Mermaid" Eric. Some fans of the singers were devastated by the news. Others were happy because that meant Styles would spend more time on their music and express their support on Twitter.
"What a pleasure to be Harry Styles fan," another Twitter user said "A roller coaster of the Feelings because he is so relevant! And he never does what you expect, but he does more, much more and every time he blows us! We agree, support and love. "
Despite this, fans are supporting He has also starred in the movie Dunkirk alongside Tom Hardy and Fionn Whitehead as Alex.
"Harry Styles Incidentally, a prince with or without the "Prince Eric" tag, "said a Twitter user .
Who is cast in the & # 39; The Little Mermaid
About the cast of The Little Mermaid Woman is much speculated. According to reports that Melissa McCarthy is "in talks" to portray the Sea Witch Ursula, the fans went to Twitter and suggested other actors who are perfect for the role. Who will play the role of Ursula, was not confirmed by Disney.
The only confirmed cast member (so far anyway) is Halle Bailey, who will star Ariel. In addition, there will be a live stage production of The Little Mermaid on ABC this Fall, starring Moanas Auli'i Cravalho as Ariel.
Although the film is confirmed, fans may have to wait several years for the premiere of The Little Mermaid . The production of Disney's newly launched classic is scheduled to begin in 2020.