Oscar winner Halle Berry has prolonged greatest needs to her namesake Halle Bailey for bagging the lead position in Disney’s upcoming live-action remake of Little Mermaid.
Bailey, who along with her sister kinds R&B duo Chloe x Halle, can be portraying Ariel within the Rob Marshall-directed movie.
Berry, 52, took to Twitter to congratulate the younger actor for bagging the lead half in a Disney movie.
“In case you wanted a reminder… Halles get it DONE. Congratulations @chloexhalle on this superb alternative, we are able to’t wait to see what you do!” she tweeted.
Replying to the senior actor, Bailey wrote, “This implies the world. Comfortable to share names with you… love you tons.”
In case you wanted a reminder… Halles get it DONE. Congratulationson this superb alternative, we are able to’t wait to see what you do!
— Halle Berry (@halleberry)
this implies the world. completely satisfied to share names with you 😭😭 love you tons https://t.co/Wzkj8Mgsze
— chloe x halle (@chloexhalle)
The live-action movie will revolve round Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy story of a mermaid known as Ariel who needs to be human after she falls in love with a prince. Ariel makes a cope with Ursula, who grants her want however takes away her voice in return.
Awkwafina and Jacob Tremblay are already on board the venture whereas Melissa McCarthy is in talks to play the antagonist, Ursula, the ocean witch.
The movie, which can start manufacturing in early 2020, will characteristic songs from the 1989 animated basic by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman, in addition to new songs by Menken and Miranda.