June 24, 2024 10:26 pm

Halle Bailey Explains Why Her Casting in The Color Purple Remake Was 'Amazing'
Halle Bailey Explains Why Her Casting in The Color Purple Remake Was 'Amazing'

Halle Bailey Explains Why Her Casting in The Color Purple Remake Was ‘Amazing’

After starring in one remake of a classic Disney film, Halle Bailey will soon be doing the same with The Color Purple. Bailey, who plays Ariel in the live-action remake of The Little Mermaid, is also part of the cast of a new adaptation of The Color Purple. The story was originally conceived as a novel by Alice Walker which was later turned into a stage play. It was further popularized by the previous movie adaptation from Steven Spielberg, which was released to great success in 1985.

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​Halle Bailey plays young Nettie in the new adaptation of The Color Purple, coming to theaters this Christmas. Read More