Melissa McCarthy Wanted as Ursula in Disney’s Little Mermaid Remake

Casting is now under way for Disney’s The Little Mermaid, and Melissa McCarthy is reportedly in talks to play Ursula the sea witch. As of now, the actress has yet to officially sign on, as they’re still in the early talks of the process. Ursula is of course the villain of the story, which follows […]

Lizzo Plots to Steal Ursula Role from Melissa McCarthy in Disney’s Little Mermaid

Lizzo wants to steal the role of Ursula from Melissa McCarthy. Late last week, it was revealed McCarthy is in talks with Disney to take on the villainous role in their upcoming Little Mermaid remake. However, Melissa Viviane Jefferson, aka Lizzo, is not having any of it and wants the role for herself, even though […]

Netflix’s Thunder Force Teams Melissa McCarthy & Octavia Spencer as Superheroes

It’s beginning to look like Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer are about to become superheroes. The actresses are both in talks with Netflix to star in the upcoming Thunder Force project where the duo will reportedly be superheroes. McCarthy’s long-time collaborator and husband Ben Falcone wrote the screenplay and will direct the project. Story details […]