The Little Mermaid is an upcoming Disney adventure movie that is aimed towards reviving the Mermaid franchise in today’s world. The Little Mermaid is made on a huge budget due to the cost of advanced VFX and the salaries that have been paid to the cast of The Little Mermaid. Here we have covered every detail about the fees of The Little Mermaid cast.
The Little Mermaid Cast Salary
Halle Bailey who plays Ariel, a mermaid princess and King Triton’s youngest daughter who is fascinated with the human world has earned her biggest paycheque ever by earning around US $500k for this film. Jonah Haeur-King who plays Eric, a human prince whom Ariel falls in love with after saving him from drowning is charging around US $300k as his salary for the film.
Melissa McCarthy who plays , Ursula, a treacherous sea witch with octopus tentacles whom Ariel makes a deal with to become a human, which is secretly part of Ursula’s plan to conquer Atlantica is among the highest paid Hollywood actresses right now and she has been paid around US $500k for her villainous role in The Little Mermaid.
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Awkwafina as Scuttle, a dimwitted northern gannet and a friend of Ariel’s to whom she provides inaccurate descriptions of any human/surface world object Ariel finds has earned around US $200k as her salary for the film.
The Little Mermaid is scheduled to release in the theatres on 26th May 2023 in the United States of America.