Harry Types reportedly declined the chance to play the well-known function of Prince Eric within the extremely anticipated upcoming reside motion model of Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ and followers took to Twitter to specific their disappointment.
Regardless of the latest hype, Harry Types, 25, “respectfully declined” the supply to play Prince Eric in Disney’s reside motion model of The Little Mermaid, in line with a supply who spoke to E! Information on Aug. 13. The supply claims the singer is “a fan of the project” however didn’t need to play the function. Though no cause was given for why he turned it down, it didn’t take lengthy for followers of the British expertise to take to social media to share their opinions, and plenty of had been very upset.
“How dare you?” one fan requested upon discovering out that Harry declined the function. “harry isn’t prince eric…” one other wrote whereas additionally posting a pic of a crying Harry. “Harry Styles really turned down the offer to be Prince Eric… The audacity,” a 3rd tweet learn. “i respectfully decline harry’s decline to play prince eric,” one other fan wrote. Others posted random memes expressing frustration and unhappiness.
Earlier within the day, there have been rumors that Harry did fairly the other and as a substitute accepted the function of Prince Eric, however no official affirmation has been made both approach. Speak about Harry presumably taking part in the function reverse actress Halle Bailey, 19, who has been confirmed to play Ariel, first made headlines in the course of July. There have been even experiences that he had display screen examined for the function and followers instantly expressed pleasure.
Since bursting on the scene as one of many members of One Path, Harry has been primarily often called a singer, however he has dabbled in some performing prior to now. His first main performing function got here within the function of Alex within the movie Dunkirk in 2017.
We reached out to Harry’s rep and Disney for remark however have but to obtain a response.