WhenDisney’s new live action adaptationThe Little Mermaid, and Jacob Tremblay , voice of the friendly fish, are weighing in.
“I actually saw it for the first time in an audition – [director] Rob [Marshall] showed it to me. I thought it was really cool, Because I love how they make them look like real animals,” Tremblay told The Hollywood Reporter Monday at the film’s world premiere. “During rehearsal I also saw other character designs and thought it was really cool, then I finally saw the movie last night and I thought they did a great job. I really couldn’t be more different if it made sense way of imagining it. I think it works really well; He added that there has been a lot of comment online about how the lovable cartoon sidekick has been given a very different look in the new adaptation from the 16 animated film.