Halloween could also be over however because of The Little Mermaid Reside!, the costume memes are nonetheless flowing. Throughout ABC’s Tuesday evening telecast of its semi-live-action adaptation of Disney’s beloved animated traditional, viewers appeared unable to tear their eyes away from one performer specifically: Shaggy.
The “It Wasn’t Me” singer, who starred as Ariel’s (Auli’i Cravalho) crab sidekick Sebastian, was decked out in an all-red outfit that unusually resembled Michael Jackson’s iconic all-red look within the “Thriller” music video. The ensemble included pink boots, pink denims, a pink leather-based jacket and, most notably, pink fingerless leather-based gloves rather than claws — a element that positively didn’t go unnoticed by the web.
Some individuals watching at house shortly took to social media to hilariously specific their confusion over why Shaggy wasn’t sporting a crab costume whereas his backup dancers have been dressed up in full crustacean regalia.
“So dancers received a crab costume and shaggy simply wearing pink…,” one Twitter person wrote.
“The truth that Shaggy simply placed on a pink leather-based coat,” tweeted one other, including the crying emoji face.
And whereas Robert Mills, ABC’s senior vice chairman of other sequence, specials and late-night, tweeted out an evidence for why Shaggy didn’t not less than put on claws — it regarded “ridiculous” — individuals nonetheless didn’t appear glad.
See a few of the finest reactions under.