Disney’s Freeform calls out critics opposing Halle Bailey’s casting as Ariel

Disney’s cable network Freeform issued an open letter to the critics who feel a black woman should not play princess Ariel in the live-action remake of ‘The Little Mermaid’.

Halle Bailey to be the new face & voice of Disney’s Little Mermaid, Ariel

Actress and Singer, Halle Bailey, is all set to go undersea as ‘Ariel’ in Disney’s upcoming adaptation of The Little Mermaid. This live-action remake will feature original songs from the 1989 animated film. But it would not be only limited to…