JoAnna Garcia Swisher to Join "Once Upon a Time" as Ariel

JoAnna Garcia Swisher to Join

Each year it adds more fairytale favorites and this season, Ariel from “The Little Mermaid” will join “Once Upon a Time.”

Playing the finned creature will be JoAnna Garcia Swisher, who will appear in the sixth episode of the new season and at least one other episode.

Earlier this summer, it was announced that Rose McIver would portray Tinkerbell, also set to make an appearance in the third season.

Stoked for the opportunity, on Friday Joanna tweeted, “Excited 2 finally be able to share that I will be swimming into @OnceABC as “Ariel”! So honored 2 be able to play such a beloved character!”