In seven days time, the ‘Circle Of Life‘ will once grace our cinematic screens when The Lion King is the released. It may not be completely ‘live action’ more CGI but will it be Hakuna Matata this time around?
head of that release, Disney have released a couple of new clips. The first clip Simba is rescued by two familiar friends with the second a chat with his uncle Scar. If your a fan of the original animation, these clips will put a smile on your face. Despite the early negative reviews will The Lion King still be on your radar?
Disney’s The Lion King, directed by Jon Favreau, journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born. Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother—and former heir to the throne—has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba’s exile. With help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba will have to figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.
The all-star cast includes Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter as Nala, James Earl Jones as Mufasa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Seth Rogen as Pumbaa and Billy Eichner as Timon.
Disney’s The Lion King roars into UK and Irish cinemas on the 19th July. 2019.