Queen Latifah Is Set To Play Ursula In 'The Little Mermaid' Live Musical [Photo]

August 6, 2019

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Queen Latifah announced Monday that she will be playing the evil sea witch Ursula in ABC's 'The Little Mermaid' Live musical! 

“Fortunately I know a little magic.” -- Excited to be a part of The Wonderful World of Disney Presents The Little Mermaid Live! #Ursula #TheLittleMermaid #TeamSeaWitch . . --: #AnnieLeibovitz

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Reggae legend Shaggy will also be apart of the project playing Sebastian, Ariel's crab friend. 

ABC said the musical will be airing Nov. 5th! 

I wish this was the cast for 'The Little Mermaid' live action! The casting directors need to switch!