Disney Releases New Lion King Images The place Actors Come Face-To-Face With Their Characters


The Lion King – the highest-grossing hand-drawn animated characteristic of all time – was the primary Disney animation to have a very unique storyline as a substitute of being tailored from a pre-existing one. 25 years after, it nonetheless hasn’t misplaced its attract and following the success of The Jungle E book remake, Disney has taken on a problem to reboot this all-time basic too. Followers all around the world are questioning, will the brand new photorealistic computer-animated film beat the historically animated one? Solely time will inform. There’s not a lot time left to seek out out for the reason that premiere of the brand new Lion King is simply across the nook.

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The brand new photorealistic film is directed by Jon Favreau and can hit theaters on the 19th of July. To make the ready simpler, Disney launched hanging photographs of the forged posing in entrance of the characters they’re taking part in.

50 days earlier than the premiere of The Lion King film, Disney shared posters introducing the main characters and the well-known voices behind them. Many had been stunned to see that American actor, comic, and performer Donald Glover will characteristic as the principle character Simba. The Beyhive began buzzing after it was revealed that Nala might be voiced by none aside from the one and solely Beyoncé.

Nala with Beyoncé Knowles-Carter

Donald Glover with Simba

Zazu, Pumbaa, and Timon with John Oliver, Seth Rogen, and Billy Eichner

Chiwetel Ejiofor with Scar

Eric André, Florence Kasumba, and Keegan-Michael Key with hyenas Azizi, Shenzi, and Kamari

Alfre Woodard with Sarabi

Nala and Simba with Shahadi Wright Joseph and JD McCrary

James Earl Jones will as soon as once more voice Mufasa, the King of the Pleasure Lands and the daddy of Simba.

Right here’s how folks reacted to the launched photographs