Spider-Man Homecoming and Greatest Showman star Zendaya might be returning to Disney in a big way! Rumors are stating she is being considered for the role of Ariel in a live-action Little Mermaid film.
According to That Hashtag Show, Disney is very high on the Spider-Man: Homecoming has actually already offered Zendaya the part.
This remains a rumor at this time, but one isn’t completely out of the realm of possibility.
The Little Mermaid doesn’t have an official release date yet, but we do know that it’s expected to film in Puerto Rico and Cape Town, possibly before year’s end. Mary Poppins Returns director Rob Marshall is set to helm the picture. Personally, my pick for Ariel would be Riverdale’s Madelaine Petsch. Check out the actress dressed as Ariel below: