Splash is a 1984 American fantasy romantic comedy film directed by Ron Howard, written by Lowell Ganz and Babaloo Mandel, and starring Tom Hanks, Daryl Hannah, John Candy, Eugene Levy, and Dody Goodman. The film involves a young man who falls in love with a mysterious woman who is secretly a mermaid. The film was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. The original music score was composed by Lee Holdridge.
Splash was an American reality competition series broadcast on ABC, based on the Celebrity Splash! format created by Dutch company Eyeworks. It aired from March 19 to May 7, 2013. Steve Foley and David Boudia were judges while Greg Louganis mentored the competitors.
Splash, Too is the 1988 Disney TV movie sequel to the 1984 movie Splash (starring Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah). Directed by Greg Antonacci and written by Bruce Franklin Singer. It stars Todd Waring as Allen Bauer and Amy Yasbeck as Madison Bauer (a mermaid).