WATCH: This trailer of The Little Mermaid will make you believe in magic!

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Poppy Drayton as The Little Mermaid. (Screengrab: YouTube/The Little Mermaid)
Poppy Drayton as The Little Mermaid. (Screengrab: YouTube/The Little Mermaid)

Cape Town – An official trailer for The Little Mermaid has been released, but before you get excited, it’s not the Disney remake.

This version of The Little Mermaid is inspired by the book with the same title written by author, Hans Christian Andersen.

The Little Mermaid tells the story about a young reporter and his niece, who discover a beautiful and enchanting creature they believe to be the real mermaid.

Watch the magical trailer here:

The movie stars Award winning Shirley MacLaine, William Moseley, Poppy Drayton and Loreto Peralta.

A date for release in the US has not been given for The Little Mermaid.

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