She's my brave, beautiful mom AND the Queen of Oceana! But her sister Eris (my aunt!) tries to steal the throne!"

Merliah describes her mother in her scrapbook.

Queen Calissa of Oceana is a supporting character in Barbie in A Mermaid Tale and Barbie in A Mermaid Tale 2. She is the queen of Oceana and the mother of Merliah Summers. She is voiced by Nicole Oliver.


Calissa is the Queen of underwater kingdom of Oceana. Calissa and her sister, Eris, don't have a good relationship. Eris hates her, because Calissa rules the kingdom and can make merillia. When Calissa was young, she met an unusual human named Rip. They fell in love and secretly married. Calissa gave birth to Merliah, who was half human and half mermaid.

Calissa loved her daughter, but she knew, that life in the underwater world would be danger for Merliah since she was born with legs. So Calissa gave her to Break, Rip's father. A year after this she was deposed by Eris. She was in prison over 15 years. When her daughter became 16, she saved Oceana and her mother. Now, Calissa is happy as before, she rules the kingdom again, and she and Merliah are reunited.


Queen Calissa is a brave, charismatic, smart, strong, and fair mermaid. She is kind and calm. She rules the kingdom with love. She tends to be very serious about her kingdom, telling Merliah she must come to the Changing of the Tides Ceremony. Calissa is also a very loving mother.

Physical Appearance

Queen Calissa is a beautiful mermaid with a blue and white tail. She has long light blonde hair with light blue highlights, big purple eyes, fair skin and red lips.


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  • "All you have to be is yourself"
  • "You are unique, you are special, that's what makes you strong!"
  • "True worth isn't measured in comparison to others."
  • "Life isn't a competition."


Barbie in A Mermaid Tale
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Quotes: "What makes you different just might be your greatest strength." | "It feels good to be a part of something bigger than yourself."

Media: Barbie in A Mermaid Tale | Barbie in A Mermaid Tale 2

Characters: Alistair | Ally Mahoney | Ambassador Kattrin | Ambassador Mirabella | Ambassador Renata | Ambassador Selena | Break | Dreamfish | Eris | Fallon Casey | Georgie Majors | Hadley | Kayla | Kylie Morgan | Lipstick Fish | Merliah Summers | Pufferazzi | Queen Calissa | Remo | Rip | Snouts | Stargazers | Syrenka | Syrenka's Pet Fish | The Destinies | Xylie | Zuma

Locations: Aquellia | Kayla and Xylie's Boutique | Malibu California, United States | Oceana | Sydney, Australia |

Objects: Merliah's Necklace

Songs: "Do The Mermaid" | "Queen of the Waves" | "Queen of the Waves (Eris Version)" | "Show Me Some Love" | "Summer Sunshine" | "Walking on Sunshine"

Other: A Mermaid Tale Merchandise | A Mermaid Tale 2 Merchandise

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