NEW YORK, NY – SEPTEMBER 21: (L-R) Samuel Wright, Jodi Benson and Ron Clements attend Disney’s The Little Mermaid special screening at Walter Reade Theater on September 21, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Craig Barritt/Getty Images for Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)
Yesterday, Jodi Bensen (voice of Ariel), Samuel Wright (voice of Sebastian) and Ron Clements (writer/producer) graced the blue carpet today at the exclusive film screening of “The Little Mermaid,” in celebration of the Diamond Edition in-home release, at the Walter Reade Theater in New York.
Amongst the film’s original talent were special guests: Bethenny Frankel (TV’s “Bethenny,” “The Real Housewives of NYC”), Nigel Barker (TV’s “America’s Next Top Model”), Amare Stoudemire (NY Knicks), Teresa Giudice (“The Real Housewives of New Jersey”), Adrienne Bailon (“The Cheetah Girls”), Genevieve Gorder (HGTV & a judge on HGTV’s “Design Star”), Matt Walton (TV’s “One Life To Live”), Marco Canora (Chef & contestant on TV’s “Next Iron Chef”) and more.
One of the most celebrated animated musical films of all time and two-time Academy Award ®-winner, “The Little Mermaid” follows the magical tale of the mermaid princess Ariel and her lovable underwater friends, Sebastian and Flounder.
“The Little Mermaid” Diamond Edition splashes its way into homes for the first time ever on Blu-ray 3D™, Blu-ray™, High Definition Digital formats and Digital Copy with sparkling high def picture and sound October 1st.