Harry Types he turned down the function of Prince Eric in The little Mermaid as a result of backlash in opposition to Halle Bailey23 years previous, within the function of Ariel, a black mermaid.
The British famous person has been being pursued by Disney producers for the function within the upcoming live-action movie. However Harry turned them down amid backlash from Ariel on social media.
Harry, who was relationship a pop singer Taylor Swift33 years previous, was seen just lately kissing passionately girlfriend, actress Emily Ratajkowski31 years previous, after parting with the actress Olivia Wilde39.
“The little Mermaid” director Rob Marshall revealed in a brand new interview that he met with Harry to get him to play Prince Eric reverse Halle Bailey, however Harry turned down the function.
“We met with him. He was lovely. What a beautiful boy,” Marshall mentioned. “However on the finish of the day, he actually felt like he wished to go away and do the flicks that he ended up doing, which have been slightly bit darker.”
However sources say the 29-year-old Grammy Award winner is strolling away from the Ariel controversy. Harry just lately starred in motion pictures “Don’t fret honey” AND “My cop.”
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