Barbie Mermaid Power Clip Reveals Magical Mermaid Transformations

Ahead of the arrival of the animated feature Barbie Mermaid Power on Netflix, MovieWeb can debut a sneak peek clip from the film. In the clip, Barbie and her friends undergo transformations into mermaids for an underwater musical adventure. The film will premiere on Netflix on Sept. 1, 2022, and you can watch the brand new clip below.

The official synopsis for Barbie Mermaid Power is as follows:

Join Barbie “Brooklyn” Roberts, Barbie “Malibu” Roberts, and her sisters Skipper, Stacie, and Chelsea on an underwater adventure as they transform into mermaids to help save the world of Pacifica. In Barbie Mermaid Power, Barbie and Barbie are summoned by Isla (from Dolphin Magic) to compete to be the underwater Power Keeper in a series of challenges designed to find their inner powers. Through these competitions they discover whether they are mermaids of Earth, Air, Water, or Fire, all while making new animal and mermaid friends. In this fish-tale of friendship, adventure, and bravery, Barbie, Barbie, and family experience first-hand what it’s like to balance the worlds above and below the sea and learn a lesson in finding their inner powers along the way.

Barbie Mermaid Power Is One of Many Upcoming Barbie Projects


Mattel will be offering plenty of Barbie content for fans to watch out for aside from this new animated film Barbie Mermaid Power. Also in the works is the web series Barbie: Life in the City, as previously reported by TheWrap. That series will hit YouTube on Sept. 15 and will focus primarily on the Brooklyn character. Also in development is Barbie: It Takes Two Part 2, which will reportedly be coming to Netflix in the fall. Meanwhile, a live-action feature film is in development with Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling starring as Barbie and Ken; the Greta Gerwig-directed film will hit theaters in July 2023.


“Mattel has an ongoing commitment to expand the Barbie content universe,” Mattel TV Senior VP and General Manager Fred Soulie said in a statement. “Barbie continues to make an impact with global audiences, and we can’t wait for fans to engage with this exciting upcoming slate of content rolling out on Netflix and with our global broadcasting partners.”

Executive VP and global head of Barbie, Lisa McKnight, added: “Fostering a more inclusive world is at the heart of every decision we make. Barbie is the most diverse doll line on the market and we are continuing to evolve the brand to be a more relevant and modern reflection of the world in every brand touchpoint. Leveraging our global brand platform to express the multiplicity of Barbie is not a responsibility we take lightly. We are dedicated to sharing diverse stories everywhere you can find Barbie, from social media to brand partners, content, digital gaming and product.”

Barbie Mermaid Power will premiere on Netflix on Sept.1, 2022.