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'The Little Mermaid Live!' to feature Auli'i Cravalho, Queen Latifah & Shaggy

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Posted at 7:40 AM, Aug 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-06 10:45:50-04

(WXYZ) — ABC is producing a live musical TV version of 'The Little Mermaid," following the announcement of the movie reboot that will star Halle Bailey.

According to ABC, the special will feature music from both the original animated movie and the Broadway musical version.

"Moana's" Auli'i Cravalho will star as Ariel, while Queen Latifah will play sea witch Ursula, and Shaggy will play Sebastian the crab.

The special will air Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 8 p.m. on Channel 7.