The Little Mermaid, Disney’s Oscar-nominated 1989 classic, is getting the live-action treatment, with a new spin slated to hit theaters next spring. After the success of adaptations like Cinderella, starring Lily James, and the Angelina Jolie-led Maleficent, it looks like Disney is stepping up to give the next generation of princess lovers a fresher take on the animated franchise.
If you’re wondering what to expect from the remake, here’s everything we know so far.
When will The Little Mermaid be released?
Although the movie was originally slated for release in November of 2019, production was pushed back, and then delayed further by the pandemic. It’s now set to be released in May of 2023.