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‘Ariel’ Teaser Trailer: Disney Junior Unveils First Footage Of Animated Series Inspired By ‘The Little Mermaid’

We’re getting the first look at Disney Junior’s Ariel, the upcoming animated musical series for preschoolers. The network today released the first trailer for the series, inspired by The Little Mermaid live-action movie.

Mykal-Michelle Harris stars in the title role, along with Taye Diggs and Amber Riley as King Triton and Ursula.

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Set in the fantastical Caribbean-inspired underwater kingdom of Atlantica, the series follows a young Ariel and features fan-favorite characters, including King Triton, Ursula, Sebastian and Flounder, as well as exciting new additions like Ariel’s two best friends, mer-children Lucia and Fernie, and other adorable sea creatures.

Disney Junior’s Ariel is executive produced by Lynne Southerland (Mulan II, Happily Ever After).

Check out the trailer above.

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