Halle Bailey

The star of Disney's upcoming "Little Mermaid" adorably had Chlöe's back.
Singer Halle Bailey, who stars as Ariel in the upcoming movie, celebrated the announcement on Twitter.
The actor and singer celebrated production wrapping on the Disney film with a little taste of herself in costume on Instagram.
Despite the negativity, the 19-year-old singer and actress had only positive things to say.
The actor and singer told E! News that he "thought it was so special" that the 19-year-old, of musical duo Chloe x Halle, was cast as Ariel.
“It’s an important battle to fight and she’s not alone,” said Diana Huey, who played Ariel in a national touring production of the fairytale.
The 19-year-old singer, who is half of the R&B duo Chloe x Halle, will star as Ariel in Disney’s remake.
The 19-year-old singer, who is half of the R&B duo Chloe x Halle, called the casting news a "dream come true."