Animated Film Series The Little Mermaid Characters and Cast

The Little Mermaid is one of Disney’s most popular animated film series. It was the first animated film of the series made in 1986 by Walt Disney Animation Studios and Created by Ron Clements and John Musker.

It was first released on November 17, 1989, by Walt Disney Pictures, but returned to theaters on November 14, 1997. The animated film The Little Mermaid Characters loved the people so much that this series became very famous from children to adults.

So far, three parts of this animated film have been released in which The Little Mermaid is the first released animated film of Disney Production film As the new parts of The Little Mermaid came, many other new characters were also added to The Little Mermaid, to know it all, you have to know a little bit history of The Little Mermaid films. In this article, you also see The little mermaid cast and characters.

The Little Mermaid Animated Films:

  1. The Little Mermaid
  2. The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea
  3. The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid is a beautiful Disney Animated Film It is produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation. This is a 28th Disney animated feature film and It is based on Hans Christian Andersen’s 1837 fairy tale of the same name(The Little Mermaid).

The Little Mermaid was an unmitigated success for the studio, being praised for its animation, storytelling, and music by Howard Ashman and Alan Menken, and also Many people have a significant role in the success of The Little Mermaid film.

Ursala, Prince Eric, and Ariel are very popular The little mermaid characters of the Movie and also along with this a lot of interesting characters have been included in this, including Mermaid’s father Triton’s Advisor Sustain, which is a crab.

The story directs Ariel and Eric’s love story, In this story showing the mermaid struggling To marry eric, as well as the sea witch named Ursala who in exchange for his voice, makes Ariel a beautiful girl from a mermaid for three days so because of that this is a wonderful story which is suspenseful and very exciting and in addition to it, it has included many characters which make this story even more spectacular. See Series The Little Mermaid characters and description.

The Little Mermaid Main Characters

1. Ariel

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In The Little Mermaid Ariel is Main Character. The film shows Ariel character as a small mermaid who is the daughter of a big sea king Triton. In this film, Ariel is shown in both forms, in which Ariel is first shown as a mermaid and later she is shown as a beautiful girl when she goes to meet Eric and this whole story is based on Ariel’s love story. This is the first released film of The little mermaid series, and after its success, Disney decided to extend the series further. Disney has shown Ariel in various mediums such as TV series, books, games, etc.

Ariel Character Cast

In The Little Mermaid and all three films, Ariel is voiced by Jodi Marie Benson is an American actress, voice actress, and singer. She is best known for providing both the speaking and the singing voice of Disney’s Princess Ariel in The Little Mermaid and its sequel, prequel, and television series spinoff apart from this, he has given voice to many variables like Barbie in Toy Story and more.

2. Eric

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In this story, Eric is a prince who is the prince on the surface land of Atlantica. In all his life, he has been living in ignorance about the mysteries of the sea world. In this film, while Eric is going to sea, an accident breaks his ship and Ariel survives him and this is the time when Ariel and Eric meet for the first time. This is the time since the love story of Ariel and Eric and many challenges are begin.

Eric Character Cast

In this film, Eric’s voice is given by Christopher Daniel Barnes who Christopher Daniel Barnes, also known professionally as C. D. Barnes is an American actor and voice actor. He is best known for his voice role as the title superhero of the 1994 animated series Spider-Man and as Prince Eric from The Little Mermaid, as well as his on-screen portrayal of Greg Brady in the films The Brady Bunch Movie and A Very Brady Sequel.

3. Triton

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Triton is the father of Ariel and is a great king of the sea who has the responsibility to protect the creatures of the sea. He is a king as well as a good father. He is always worried about Ariel because he loves her so much. In this story, the character of Triton is represented as an angry father but he is a compassionate and caring king from the inside.

Triton Character Cast

In this film, the voice of King Triton of the sea is given by Kenneth Mars who was an American actor and voice actor, who specialized in comedic roles. He appeared in two Mel Brooks films: as the deranged Nazi playwright Franz Liebkind in The Producers and Police Inspector Hans Wilhelm Friedrich Kemp in Young Frankenstein He also appeared in Peter Bogdanovich’s What’s Up Doc? , and Woody Allen’s Radio Days (1987), and Shadows and Fog.

4. Ursula

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Ursula The Little Mermaid film depicts as a magician and a sea witch who is a terrible and dangerous character from all the little mermaid all characters. She turns Ariel into a beautiful girl using her magic to meet Eric and In return, she demands Ariel to give her a voice and after this, a lot of troubles begin in Ariel’s life.

Ursula Character Cast

Ursula’s voice in this film is given by Jodi Benson and Patricia Ann Carroll. Patricia Ann Carroll is an American actress and singer. She is known for voicing Ursula in The Little Mermaid as well as having a long acting career, including appearances in CBS’s The Danny Thomas Show, ABC’s Laverne & Shirley, NBC’s ER, other guest-starring and series-regular roles on American television as well as voice-acting in several cartoon series. Carroll is an Emmy, Drama Desk, and Grammy Award winner and a Tony Award nominee.

5. sebastian

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In this film, Sebastian is the musical genius of Triton’s court. Sebastian is the little mermaid crab. This film is depicted in his character, Comedy, who makes children laugh and also prevents Ariel from going to meet Prince Eric. Sebastian is a very Active Character of The Little Mermaid Animated Characters.

Sebastian Character Cast

In this film, Sabestian’s voice is given by Samuel E. Wright who is an American actor and singer. He is best known as the voice of Sebastian in Disney’s The Little Mermaid, for which he provided the lead vocals to “Under the Sea”, which won the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Wright also played the part of Mufasa in the original cast of The Lion King on Broadway and voiced Kron the Iguanodon in Disney’s 2000 CGI/live-action film Dinosaur.

6. Flounder

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Flounder The Little Mermaid Film in a fish who is a good friend of Ariel. Flounder is often anxious about going on adventures. But when Ariel’s in trouble, he’s always there to lend a fin So, in this film, the character of Falundar is shown as a good and helpful friend in this film.

Flounder Character Cast

In this film, Flounder voice is given by Jason Marin who is a former child actor who appeared in Back to the Future as Sherman Peabody, the son of Otis Peabody.

7. Scuttle

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Scuttle The Little Mermaid in very funny Character. In this movie Scuttle A scruffy seagull who loudly & constantly proclaims himself an expert on humans. The problem is – everything is wrong! These things manifest the funny and entertaining character of Scuttle in The Little Mermaid Animated Film.

Scuttle Character Cast

In this film Scuttle cast by Buddy Hackett. Buddy Hackett was an American actor and comedian. His best-remembered roles include Marcellus Washburn in The Music Man, Benjy Benjamin in It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World. Tennessee Steinmetz in The Love Bug.

8. Grimsby

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In the first film, Grimsby is shown sailing with Eric and his crew, apparently suffering from seasickness. He overhears the crew talking about King Triton and the merpeople and dismisses the talk as nonsense, advising Eric to do the same. They, however, insist that merpeople really exist. She is a role in This film as Prince Eric’s caretaker and confidant.

Grimsby Character Cast

In this film Grimsby character cast by Ben Wright who is an American actor, best known for originating the role of “Jack” in the Tony Award-winning musical Into the Woods. Wright’s professional acting career started with George C. Wolfe’s Off-Broadway production of  Paradise at  Playwrights Horizons.

8. Chef Louis

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Chef Louis is a minor character in Disney’s animated feature film the little mermaid movie characters. He is the French-accented chef of Prince Eric’s Castle who loves ’les poissons’ to an almost unhealthy extent. Chef Louis is infamous for trying to cook Sebastian, but his attempts always end in humiliation.

Chef Louis Character Cast

In this film, Chief Louis Casing by Rene Auberjonois was an American actor, singer, voice artist, narrator, and director best known for playing Odo on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.

9. Carlotta

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Carlotta the Little Mermaid in a minor character, She is Prince Eric’s sweet and kind maid. In the film, Carlotta is Prince Eric’s maid and one of his most loyal friends. When Eric brings Ariel into his castle, she gives her a bath and has her dress washed for her. Then she dresses her up all nice and takes her to the dining room where she will eat with Eric and  Grimsby.

Carlotta Character Cast

In this film Carlotta character cast by Edie McClurg who is an American actress and voice actress. An alumnus of The Groundlings, she has played supporting roles in the films Carrie, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, and Elvira: Mistress of the Dark, and bit parts in Cheech and Chong’s Next Movie, Mr. Mom, Back to School, Planes, Trains, and Automobiles, A River Runs Through It, Natural Born Killers, and Flubber.

10. Flotsam and Jetsam

floatsom jetsom the little mermaid

Flotsam and Jetsam are two vicious green eels that work for Ursula. They have a rather unusual ability that allows Ursula to see what they see in her crystal ball. Unlike most minions, Ursula seemed to be very fond of them, as she was upset when she almost killed them.

Flotsam and Jetsam Character Cast

Flotsam and Jetsam character cast by Paddi Edwards who was an English-American voice actress best known for the roles of Flotsam and Jetsam in The Little Mermaid, Lucy the goose in 101 Dalmatians: The Series, Atropos the Fate in Hercules, and the voice of Gozer the Gozerian from the film, Ghostbusters. Her last Disney work was voicing a Receptionist at the office in An Extremely Goofy Movie.

11. The Little Mermaid Ariel Six Sister With Name

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Ariel Sisters Characters Cast

In this Film Ariel daughter Alana, Arista, Adella, Andrina casting by Kimmy Robertson who is an American actress and voice actress best known for her role as Lucy Moran in the TV series Twin Peaks.

Attina, Aquata Character cast by Caroline Vasicek who is an Austrian actress and singer.

The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea

After First Animated Film The Little Mermaid released this second film was published in 2000, The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea. This film directed under American Director Jimm Kammerud and Brain Smith. Amazing Thing is that this is the first Princess of Disney film that has a daughter.

The film further reveals the story of Ariel and Eric after their marriage, which involves their child named Melody. In this story, Melody goes to the sea on her birthday to see her grandfather without asking Ariel and Eric and she gets into a lot of troubles.

The thing to know about this story is that this story involves both Ursula’s sister and Ursula and also adds two new and comedy faces including a Tip that is a penguin and a Dash that is a Walrus. Both face many problems and protect Melody with every trouble. See below all The Little Mermaid II: Return to the sea character and all background characters of this Disney Animated film.

Note: Ariel, Carlotta, Scuttle, Sebastian, Flounder, Grimsby, Chef Louis, All this character has been used again in this film

The Little Mermaid II : Return to the Sea Characters

1. Melody

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The Little Mermaid II Character in Melody is the daughter of Ariel and Prince Eric and She is a very beautiful and intelligent girl, Melody is the main character in The Little Mermaid II who dreams of living life under the sea Because of this desire, she goes to the sea without asking Ariel and Eric and due to that many people get into a big problem.

Melody Character Cast

The Little Mermaid II in Melody Character cast by Tara Strong. she is a Canadian actress, voice actress, and singer.

2. Dash and Tip

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In Little Mermaid II Characters Tip, a penguin, and Dash, a walrus, are two best friends who dream of becoming heroes. The problem? They’re both cowards in the face of real danger, and because of this tend to cause more harm than good. In this film, Dash and Tip are both a funny and honest character who faces every trouble with Melody.

Dash and Tip Casting Character

In The Little Mermaid II film, the casting of Dash and Tip is given by Stephen Furst and Tip is voiced by Max Casella. Stephen Furst was an American actor, director, and producer, and Max Casella is an American actor. 

3. Morgana 

morgana the little mermaid

Morgana is the sister of Ursula, but Ursula is worse than Morgana. She was loved less than Ursula because Ursula had more powers than Morgana did. Morgana is first presented at the beginning of the film when Eric and Ariel come to meet the king of the sea and Melody’s grandfather, Triton, and She is Scary like Ursula.

Morgana Character Cast

In this film Morgana Character cast by Pat Carroll Who also cast Ursula.

4. Undertow

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He is Morgana’s gigantic toughest, meanest tiger shark who loves intimidating others with his size. In this film, Underto first time display when Morgan is trying to kill Ariel’s baby girl and goes to eat him. This is a scary character of the little mermaid II film.

Undertow Character Cast

The casting of Undertow is by Clancy Brown. He is an American actor and voice actor who is possibly best known for his gravelly voice. He is best known for voicing Mr. Krabs in the  Nickelodeon animated series SpongeBob SquarePants, Dr. Neo Cortex, and the original voice of Uka Uka in the Crash Bandicoot video game franchise, and Lex Luthor in several animated TV shows based on DC Comics properties.

The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning

The Little Mermaid: Ariel Beginning is the third animated film of The Little Mermaid Film series. The film was released by Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment on August 26, 2008. This third film under directed by Piggy Holmes and produced by Kendra Halland. This Animated Film is produced on Ariel’s past life, in which the bad circumstances of his past life have been directed. This is a good animated film of The little mermaid Films.

The film also includes many new characters that involve Ariel’s six beautiful sisters. In this Film when Ariel’s mother dies while trying to recover a music box so after this after this incident King Triton bans music from his kingdom. But things change when his youngest daughter, Ariel, discovers her love for music. This is a serious situation shaw in The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning Animated film.

The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning Characters

1.Queen Athena

Atlana the little mermaid

Athena was the wife of King Triton, and the mother of Ariel, Andrina, Arista, Aquata, Adella, Alana, and Attina. She was the Queen of Atlantica, and beloved by her family and subjects. She was noted for her singing talent and her love of music. She and Triton had been the best of friends ever since their childhood. Athena is shown for the first time in this series and she also dies in this film.

Athena Character Casing

In this film Athena vois cast by Lorelei Hill Butters and singing voise cast by Andrea Robinson.

2. Marina Del Ray

marina the little mermaid

In this film, Marina Del Rey is the main antagonist of Disney’s animated film, The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning. She is the governess of Ariel and her sisters but strives to gain Sebastian’s job by any means necessary. Following the death of Queen Athena, the distraught King Triton appointed Marina Del Rey as the governess to his seven young daughters. Under Marina, the girls follow a strict schedule. However, unknown to the royal family, Marina secretly loathed her job. Instead, she dreamed of being King Triton’s attache, a job held by Sebastian.

Marina Del Ray Character Casting

In this film, Marina Del Ray Character cast by Sally Field. She is an American actress and director. She is the recipient of various accolades, including two Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award, and she has been nominated for a Tony Award and two BAFTA Awards.

3. Benjamin

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Benjamin is Marina Del Ray’s sidekick, but he is much nicer than Marina, even complimenting  Alana. He often follows Marina, trying to help her. He is later seen pampering her, showing he is either a friend or a hired servant. He puts up with Marina’s rants, though it is clear he takes no interest in them.

Benjamin Characeter Cast

In this film, Benjamin Character Cast by Jeff Glen Bennett is an American voice actor and singer. His voice roles include Johnny Bravo in the television series of the same name, Dexter’s Dad in Dexter’s Laboratory, Petrie in The Land Before Time films and television series, The Man With the Yellow Hat in Curious George, Raj and Samson in Camp Lazlo, Dr. Jacques von Hämsterviel in Lilo & Stitch: The Series, Kowalski in The Penguins of Madagascar series, Jonathan Long in American Dragon: Jake Long, Principal Pestrip in The Buzz on Maggie, and various other characters in films, television shows, and video games.

Conclusion

This is all Animated Film The little mermaid characters in this film and there are also include many other characters who have been given a small position in this film like Eric’s Dog and Sailors and many more. Sailors are The Little Mermaid Beginning Character.

The series may have started a long time ago, but this film is still very much liked by the children. Disney makes many such animated films that are very much liked by the children.

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