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Melissa McCarthy is early front-runner to play Ursula in Live-Action 'Little Mermaid'

The 'Bridesmaids' star is in talks to play the role

June 28, 2019
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According to Variety, Melissa McCarthy is in preliminary talks to play the role of Ursula in Disney's new live-action 'The Little Mermaid'.

The movie will feature songs from the original film, as well as new music from Alan Menken and Lin-Manuel Miranda. Miranda is also producing along with Marshall, Marc Platt and John DeLuca. 

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