Even celebrities get starstruck. Although Halle Bailey is having a colossal 12 months along with her function as Ariel in The Little Mermaid — which led to her getting her own doll — she was fangirling at The Oscars final evening (March 12) over a sure iconic actress.
Within the midst of an interview with a reporter for Selection, the reporter started waving the one and solely Jamie Lee Curtis over, saying, “Jamie, somebody needs to satisfy you.” In the meantime, Bailey, visibly anxious, stated, “Oh, my god,” earlier than introducing herself and shaking Curtis’s hand.
“I do know who you’re,” Curtis assured her.
“I’m such an enormous fan,” Bailey raved with an enormous smile on her face. “You look lovely! You look so fairly!”
After a healthful embrace, they’d an image taken collectively, wanting spectacular of their sprawling clothes. After Curtis left, Bailey stated to the reporter, “She’s so good!”
Upon revealing her Little Mermaid doll, Bailey shared a heartwarming video through which she teared up whereas exhibiting off the figurine. “That is the brand new Little Mermaid doll,” she stated to the digicam. “I’m actually choking up as a result of this implies a lot to me. To have one that appears like me — that’s my favourite Disney character — could be very surreal.”