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'Disney Jr's Ariel' Gets Premiere Date, Additional Casting Announced!

'Disney Jr's Ariel' Gets Premiere Date, Additional Casting Announced!

Disney Jr’s Ariel is debuting this summer Disney Junior and Disney Channel!

The upcoming preschool, animated musical series is inspired by The Little Mermaid, and will also produce an offshoot series of shorts, Disney Jr’s Ariel: Mermaid Tales.

The series stars the voices of previously announced Mykal-Michelle Harris as Ariel, Taye Diggs as King Triton, Amber Riley as Ursula, Elizabeth Phoenix Caro and Cruz Flateau as Ariel’s friends Lucia and Fernie, and Gracen Newton as Flounder.

Along with the premiere date, new recurring cast members were also just announced!

Keep reading to learn more… More Here! »

The Little Mermaid's Halle Bailey Reacts to First Teaser For New Series 'Disney Junior's Ariel'

The Little Mermaid's Halle Bailey Reacts to First Teaser For New Series 'Disney Junior's Ariel'

Disney debuted a first look teaser at the upcoming preschool animated series Disney Junior’s Ariel!

The upcoming series, which was first announced in June 2023, follows “8-year-old mermaid princess Ariel as she and her friends embark on fun-filled, action-packed underwater adventures throughout their Caribbean-inspired fairytale kingdom of Atlantica and beyond.”

After the teaser was posted online, recent live-action Ariel Halle Bailey shared her reaction to the first look!

See what she said and watch the teaser inside… More Here! »

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Glee's Amber Riley Teases Her Version of Ursula for New 'Ariel' Series

Glee's Amber Riley Teases Her Version of Ursula for New 'Ariel' Series

Amber Riley is gearing up for an exciting new gig, and she wants everyone to know what’s in store!

The 37-year-old Glee alum is set to bring Ursula to life in a new Disney Junior show called Ariel, which stars Raven’s Home actress Mykal-Michelle Harris as the titular mermaid.

The news was announced during the SAG-AFTRA strike, which meant that the cast wasn’t able to react at the time.

A few months later, Amber took to social media to tease her character and reflect on the job.

Keep reading to find out more… More Here! »

'Raven's Home' Star Mykal-Michelle Harris Lands Lead Role in Disney Junior's 'Ariel'

'Raven's Home' Star Mykal-Michelle Harris Lands Lead Role in Disney Junior's 'Ariel'

Mykal-Michelle Harris has landed an exciting new role!

The 11-year-old Raven’s Home actress will be starring as Ariel in the upcoming new animated series Disney Junior’s Ariel.

This casting news comes just two months after the show was first announced by Disney.

In addition to Mykal-Michelle‘s casting, they also revealed who will be voicing her father King Triton and sea witch Ursula, who is his sister in the recent live-action adaptation.

See who has been cast as Triton and Ursula inside… More Here! »

Amber Riley Reflects On Ending Engagement Last Year

Amber Riley Reflects On Ending Engagement Last Year

Noah Schnapp, Abigail Cowen & More Attend the Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscars Party

Noah Schnapp, Abigail Cowen & More Attend the Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscars Party

Noah Schnapp and Abigail Cowen hit the carpet separately at the Elton John AIDS Foundation 2023 Oscars Viewing Party held on Sunday evening (March 12) in West Hollywood, Calif.

The Netflix stars were just two of the many in attendance at the annual event.

If you didn’t know, the Elton John AIDS Foundation viewing party raises money for the organization, which funds frontline partners to prevent infections, fight stigma and provide treatment with love, compassion and dignity for the most vulnerable groups affected by HIV around the world.

Also seen in attendance were Julia Butters, whose movie The Fabelmans had several Oscar nominations tonight, Marcus Scribner, Tori Kelly, Shadow and Bone‘s Lewis Tan, Emma Kenney, Glee‘s Kevin McHale and Amber Riley, Alexis Ren, Samantha Hanratty and Marta Pozzan.

In case you missed it, Abigail recently co-starred in Andrew Matarazzo‘s new music video for his latest song “Blood.” Check it out HERE!

FYI: Noah is wearing Fendi Mens. Tori is wearing PatBo. Julia is wearing an Alexia Maria dress with Anita Ko jewelry and ALDO heels.

Browse through the gallery to see more photos of the stars at the Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscars party…

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Amber Riley Stuns at 2023 Recording Academy Honors Presented by The Black Music Collective

Amber Riley Stuns at 2023 Recording Academy Honors Presented by The Black Music Collective

Amber Riley looked fierce in a black dress at the 2023 Recording Academy Honors Presented by the Black Music Collective on Thursday (February 2) in Los Angeles.

The 36-year-old Glee alum’s dress featured voluminous shoulders, long sleeves and a shorter hemline. She paired it with gold hoop earrings, black booties and a handbag.

Kat Graham, Ella Mai and Bella Harris were also in attendance. You can see pics of them on the red carpet in the gallery!

The event took place ahead of the 2023 Grammys, which are scheduled for Sunday (February 5).

If you’ve missed it, Amber‘s fellow Glee stars Kevin McHale and Jenna Ushkowitz have opened up about the show in a new podcast. On it, creator Ryan Murphy revealed that he turned down a spinoff series that would have starred a fan-favorite character.

Scroll through all of the new pics of Amber Riley at the 2023 Recording Academy Honors Presented by the Black Music Collective in the gallery…

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