Terry Crews Wants To Play This Character In 'The Little Mermaid' Live-Action Film

July 8th 2019

Terry Crews is ready to rule under the sea!

Crews tweeted out his interest in Disney's live-action The Little Mermaid starring Halle Bailey in the title role. His comical tweet featured him photoshopped as a merman holding a trident in front of King Triton's kingdom. He tweeted the phrase "Ariel's Dad!!!! #ArielsGotTerry #AmericasGotTerry."

Artist BossLogic also created an image of Crews as King Triton, which Crews retweeted to his Twitter page.

But while Crews might be angling for the role, the internet is set on seeing Idris Elba don a fishtail as King Triton.

Clearly, Crews has some competition for the role! Sooner or later, we'll find out who Disney will tap to play the King!

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by Monique Jones on July 8th 2019

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