Disney released on Wednesday the first full-length trailer for the most anticipated remake live action of “The Lion King” movie.
The trailer shows Simba, a lion cub who eventually became the ruler of the animal kingdom, alongside characters Scar, Nala, Zasu, Timon, and Pumbaa.
Directed by Jon Favreau, the film follows the story of Simba, a lion cub who runs away after his evil uncle Scar kills his father and takes over the animal kingdom.
“The Lion King” features soundtrack composed by musicians Elton John and Hans Zimmer.
The film was voiced by stars Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé as Nala, James Earl Jones as Mufasa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Keegan-Michael Key as Kamari, Billy Eichner as Timon, Seth Rogen as Pumbaa, John Kani as Rafiki, John Oliver as Zazu, , Florence Kasumba as Shenzi, and Alfre Woodard as Sarabi.
The Lion King is set to hit theaters on July 19.