My Wednesday is off to a great start because well Disney just released their trailer, according to Uproxx, for their live-action Lion King that hits theaters July 19th!
"Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé as Nala, Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen as Timon and Pumbaa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, John Oliver as Zazu, and James Earl Jones returning as Mufasa."
Just from the cast list, you know it will be the movie of a lifetime!
Below is what you can expect:
"Director Jon Favreau’s all-newThe Lion Kingjourneys 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."
So get your calendar out and get ready to see this movie for yourself!