New Trailer for “Disney Jr.’s Ariel” Released

The official trailer for “Disney Jr.’s Ariel,” an animated musical series for preschoolers inspired by the beloved story of “The Little Mermaid,” has been released. The series premieres Thursday, June 27 on Disney Junior and next day, Friday, June 28 on Disney+.

Additionally, the new short-form series “Disney Jr.’s Ariel: Mermaid Tales” is now available on Disney+! Each two-minute short highlights a different aspect of Ariel’s life in Atlantica and serves as an introduction to the series.

Set in the fantastical Caribbean-inspired underwater kingdom of Atlantica, “Disney Jr’s Ariel” follows young mermaid princess Ariel as she embarks on fun-filled, action-packed mermaid adventures with her friends. It 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 lots of other adorable sea creatures.

The series’ voice cast includes Taye Diggs as King Triton, Amber Riley as Ursula and Mykal-Michelle Harris as Ariel. Ariel’s best friends Lucia and Fernie are respectively voiced by Elizabeth Phoenix Caro and Cruz Flateau. We can’t forget about Flounder who is voiced by Gracen Newton.

The series is executive produced by Lynne Southerland (“Mulan II,” “Happily Ever After”).

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