The casting of Halle Bailey as Ariel in the Disney live action of The Little Mermaid has caused quite a few complaints by fans who were disappointed that the famous character will not be played by a red-haired Caucasian, but know that the actress would still not seem to be disturbed in any way by the whole controversy .
Bailey, in fact, declared that she was so happy with the opportunity that she did not even mind the criticism, so as to stay away from all the negative vibrations. Here his words: «I seem to dream. I feel grateful and do not pay attention to negativity. I just feel that this role is something bigger than me. And it will be beautiful. I'm just so excited to be part of it “.
In short, it's probably really the right attitude to avoid any stress! The Little Mermaid , we remember, does not currently have a release date yet, but to direct the adventure will be Rob Marshall , acclaimed director of Chicago e The return of Mary Poppins . To support Bailey in the cast, instead, Awkwafina, Jacob Tremblay , and – not yet confirmed at 100% – Harry Styles, Melissa McCarthy and Javier Bardem .
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