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Halle Bailey as Ariel

The 19-year-old singer and actress, who is one half of the pop-R&B duo Chloe x Halle, is confirmed to star as Ariel in the live-action flick. It will be a massive breakout role for Bailey, who stars with her sister on Freeform's Grown-ish.

7 Stars Who Are Already in Talks For Disney's Live-Action Little Mermaid Movie

Disney is getting ready to take us under the sea with its upcoming live-action version of The Little Mermaid. Rob Marshall, who previously worked on Mary Poppins Returns, is set to direct, with Lin-Manuel Miranda and original composer Alan Menken on board for the film's music, but we can't help but wonder who will play the memorable characters from the 1989 animated movie.

Although the full cast hasn't been announced yet, singer Halle Bailey has been cast as Ariel, and there are a few big names in "early talks" for parts in the reboot. See who could be playing the characters in the film ahead!

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