In honor of the film’s 30th anniversary, Disney is re-releasing The Little Mermaid from the Disney vault. To celebrate all this, we spoke with Jodi Benson about the movie’s feminist message and what our Favorit mermaid would be doing today.
The director/producer team of Don Bluth & Gary Goldman have quite the history, settled within the comfortable surroundings of Disney Animation they famously flew the coop and changed the history of mainstream feature Animation as we all know it.
Tony-winning M. schmetterling playwright David Henry Hwang has been set Von Disney to write Hunchback, a live-action musical adaptation of the Victor Hugo novel. Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz will write the music.
When actor Mena Massoud got the call that he was going to play Aladin in Guy Ritchie’s live-action remake of the 1992 animated Disney classic, he knew his life was about to change drastically, but he didn’t have time to dwell on it.