Momentum high for The Little Mermaid Live featuring Shaggy

by October 7th, 2019

With just a month to go before the premiere of The Little Mermaid Live, which features Grammy-winning dancehall deejay Shaggy, ABC and Disney have released special teasers and the first official promo, for what is expected to be a historic production.

Shaggy will officially play the role of Sebastian the crab, with Queen Latifah appearing as Ursula and Auli’i Cravalho as Ariel.

First announced in August, ABC’s The Little Mermaid Live, a special musical staging, that will feature a mix of animation, puppetry, and live in action scenes, of the 1989 Disney film.

The production will air on November 5, as part of the 30th-anniversary celebrations of animated movies, from The Wonderful World of Disney franchise.