We’re just one day away from The Little Mermaid officially hitting theaters! The upcoming live-action remake of the beloved 1989 Disney animated movie will be released in theaters on Friday (May 26) starring Halle Bailey as Ariel, Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric, and Javier Bardem as King Triton.
While Melissa McCarthy will be playing the Ursula in her octopus form, she will not be playing Vanessa – the human persona that Ursula transforms into and uses Ariel’s stolen voice to hypnotize Prince Eric.
Vanessa will instead by played by Jessica Alexander. Before The Little Mermaid hits theaters, we’ve compiled a few fun facts so that you can get to know more about Jessica! Click through the slideshow to find out more about The Little Mermaid actress Jessica Alexander…Read more on justjared.com