Disney releases live-action trailer for 'The Lion King'
2019's 'The Lion King' movie is being formulated with computer-generated imagery, follows the plot of the Oscar-winning 1994 animation about lion cub Simba, who flees his kingdom after his villainous uncle Scar connives to take his father Mufasa’s place as king.
It boasts a voice cast that includes music star Beyonce and actors Donald Glover, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Seth Rogen, and James Earl Jones, who voiced Mufasa in the 1994 version.
Under 2 minutes long, it shows off the Pride Rock setting, with glimpses of Simba’s childhood friend and love interest Nala as well as new pals Timon and Pumbaa. As well as Scar, Mufasa’s voice is also heard in the trailer.
'The Lion King' was an instant hit with audiences around the world when it was released, and a hugely successful musical theatre version still runs on New York’s Broadway and in London.
The new trailer, which follows a first look of the film in November, garnered nearly 1.5 million views in the first two hours after it was posted on Disney’s Twitter feed.
The film is the latest Disney remake to hit screens this year. It is directed by Jon Favreau, who was behind the 2016 remake of 'The Jungle Book'.
Disney's 'The Lion King' will hit the theaters on July 19, 2019.
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