The Little Mermaid MUST be Black!

Halle Bailey casted as Ariel. (Image Credit:

ometimes change is necessary.

Halle Bailey has been cast as Princess Ariel in Disney’s live-action adaptation of 1989’s The Little Mermaid.

Her blackness must be a focal point of the film.

This is not to say that Bailey should sport an afro and dashiki while underwater, but audiences must know she is a Black woman.



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J. Stokes

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