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Melissa McCarthy in talks to play Ursula in Disney's live-action 'Little Mermaid'

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    I can see this working. But in my oppinion the character needs to be played by a man wearing an over-the-top drag-inspired costume and makeup, since the original character was based off of the...

    I can see this working. But in my oppinion the character needs to be played by a man wearing an over-the-top drag-inspired costume and makeup, since the original character was based off of the real life drag performer Divine.

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        You probably didn't mean it to sound that way, but trans is not a pre-requisite for drag. There's probably a few good contestants from RuPaul's Drag Race that could fit the role. But whether their...

        You probably didn't mean it to sound that way, but trans is not a pre-requisite for drag.

        There's probably a few good contestants from RuPaul's Drag Race that could fit the role. But whether their acting ability is up to Disney standards is possibly untested.

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