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The Lion King – 2019 first look released

The Lion King – 2019 first look released
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The first look at the new “The Lion King” will make you feel nostalgic.

A trailer has been released and it features a pivotal scene from the Disney film.

At just over a minute and a half, the sneak-peek has stirred plenty of excitement for the live-action remake.

The film will star Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé as Nala, and James Earl Jones, who is reprising his role as Mufasa.

Elton John and Hans Zimmer are also returning to compose music for the movie.

The original “The Lion King” was animated and released in 1994.

The new film will be photorealistic, computer animated and directed by Jon Favreau,

“The Lion King” is scheduled to be released in 2019.

CAST

  • Donald Glover as Simba, the crown prince of the Pride Lands.
    JD McCrary as young Simba
  • Beyoncé Knowles-Carter as Nala, Simba’s childhood best friend and future love-interest.
    Shahadi Wright Joseph as young Nala
  • James Earl Jones as Mufasa, the king of the Pride Lands and the father of Simba. Jones reprises his role from the original 1994 animated film.
  • Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, the treacherous brother of Mufasa and the uncle of Simba who seeks to take the mantle of king.
  • Billy Eichner as Timon, a wise-cracking and loyal meerkat who befriends and adopts a young Simba after he runs away from home.
  • Seth Rogen as Pumbaa, a naive common warthog who befriends and adopts a young Simba after he runs away from home.
  • John Oliver as Zazu, a hornbill who is the advisor to the King of the Pride Lands.
  • John Kani as Rafiki, a wise mandrill who serves as the shaman of the Pride Lands and a close friend of Mufasa’s.
  • Florence Kasumba as Shenzi, the lead hyena of the trio, Scar’s henchmen.
  • Eric Andre as Azizi, a member of Scar’s trio. This character replaces Banzai from the original 1994 animated film
  • Keegan-Michael Key as Kamari, an unhinged hysterical hyena who laughs a lot and is part of Scar’s henchmen. This character replaces Ed from the original 1994 animated film.
  • Alfre Woodard as Sarabi, Mufasa’s mate, the mother of Simba, and queen of the Pride Lands.
  • Amy Sedaris as an elephant shrew.
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The Lion King

The first look at the new “The Lion King” will make you feel nostalgic.

A trailer has been released and it features a pivotal scene from the Disney film.

At just over a minute and a half, the sneak-peek has stirred plenty of excitement for the live-action remake.

The film will star Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé as Nala, and James Earl Jones, who is reprising his role as Mufasa.

Elton John and Hans Zimmer are also returning to compose music for the movie.

The original “The Lion King” was animated and released in 1994.

The new film will be photorealistic, computer animated and directed by Jon Favreau,

“The Lion King” is scheduled to be released in 2019.

CAST

  • Donald Glover as Simba, the crown prince of the Pride Lands.
    JD McCrary as young Simba
  • Beyoncé Knowles-Carter as Nala, Simba’s childhood best friend and future love-interest.
    Shahadi Wright Joseph as young Nala
  • James Earl Jones as Mufasa, the king of the Pride Lands and the father of Simba. Jones reprises his role from the original 1994 animated film.
  • Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, the treacherous brother of Mufasa and the uncle of Simba who seeks to take the mantle of king.
  • Billy Eichner as Timon, a wise-cracking and loyal meerkat who befriends and adopts a young Simba after he runs away from home.
  • Seth Rogen as Pumbaa, a naive common warthog who befriends and adopts a young Simba after he runs away from home.
  • John Oliver as Zazu, a hornbill who is the advisor to the King of the Pride Lands.
  • John Kani as Rafiki, a wise mandrill who serves as the shaman of the Pride Lands and a close friend of Mufasa’s.
  • Florence Kasumba as Shenzi, the lead hyena of the trio, Scar’s henchmen.
  • Eric Andre as Azizi, a member of Scar’s trio. This character replaces Banzai from the original 1994 animated film
  • Keegan-Michael Key as Kamari, an unhinged hysterical hyena who laughs a lot and is part of Scar’s henchmen. This character replaces Ed from the original 1994 animated film.
  • Alfre Woodard as Sarabi, Mufasa’s mate, the mother of Simba, and queen of the Pride Lands.
  • Amy Sedaris as an elephant shrew.