The Best Twitter Reactions to ABC’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ Live

The Best Twitter Reactions to ABC’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ Live

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On Tuesday night, The Little Mermaid was brought to life on an ABC broadcast, starring Auli’l Cravalho as Ariel, Queen Latifah as Ursula, Shaggy as the sea crab Sebastian, Graham Philitwps portrayed Prince Eric, and finally, John Stamos brought Chef Louis to the stage. While a lot of effort clearly went into the production, the overall reaction was quite, well, mixed to say the least. Some loved it, others didn’t, but here are some of the funniest and best tweets that aired throughout the show! Let’s dive in and dredge them out from under the sea for your viewing pleasure. …

12 Steamy Literary Couples That Should Totally Happen

12 Steamy Literary Couples That Should Totally Happen

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Once upon a time, we reported that Draco Malfoy himself, Tom Felton, had attended the opening at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando and joined AOL’s In The Know for a game of ‘Fact or Fanfiction?’ and, in the standout moment from the Q and A, Tom Felton was asked: What did he think of Draco’s relationship to Harry Potter?   Image Via Redbubble   Now anyone with even a passing glance to the franchise would see Draco and Harry a simple rivalry, a tale for the ages, but Tom Felton said, I’m quoting AOL here, “Harry was constantly crushing …

Halle Bailey Responds to ‘Little Mermaid’ Backlash

Halle Bailey Responds to ‘Little Mermaid’ Backlash

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There was much controversy when 19-year-old singer and actress Halle Bailey was announced to play Ariel in the live-action remake of The Little Mermaid back in early July.   Image Via Variety   While there were plenty of positive comments and praises for the young actress, many reacted with fervor and rage. The comments were largely racial, criticizing that Ariel should be white and red-headed, like the original animated movie, instead of being played by a black actress.   #NotMyAriel Let’s talk about it. pic.twitter.com/i76EvoCXc1 — Unicornkitty (@Unicornkittyari) July 6, 2019 @chloexhalle is NOT Ariel . #NotMyArial idgaf . Should …

Comic Adaptation of ‘The Little Mermaid’ Diving Onto Your Bookshelf!

Comic Adaptation of ‘The Little Mermaid’ Diving Onto Your Bookshelf!

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Swim into this news, Disney fans! A comic adaptation of Disney’s 1989 animated film The Little Mermaid, has been announced a week after the casting of Halle Bailey as Ariel the upcoming live action remake of the Disney film. The comic will retell the story of the animated film with the classic designs that you doubtlessly remember from childhood. According to The Hollywood Reporter  the series will be released by Dark Horse Comics. The series will be adapting the animated film’s story, which is based on the fairytale by Hans Christian Andersen, very closely but through Ariel’s eyes, allowing us a more intimate look …