CGI re-imagining of the 1994 Disney classic.

Director:

Jon Favreau

Writers:

Jeff Nathanson (screenplay), Brenda Chapman (story) | 3 more credits »
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Status: Post-production | See complete list of  »
Updated: 29 September 2018
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Donald Glover ... Simba (voice)
Seth Rogen ... Pumbaa (voice)
Chiwetel Ejiofor ... Scar (voice)
Keegan-Michael Key ... Kamari (voice)
Amy Sedaris ... (voice)
James Earl Jones ... Mufasa (voice)
Billy Eichner ... Timon (voice)
Alfre Woodard ... Sarabi (voice)
Beyoncé ... Nala (voice)
Eric André ... Azizi (voice)
John Kani ... Rafiki (voice)
John Oliver ... Zazu (voice)
Florence Kasumba ... Shenzi (voice)
JD McCrary ... Young Simba (voice)
Shahadi Wright Joseph ... Young Nala (voice)
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CGI re-imagining of the 1994 Disney classic.

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The King Has Returned.


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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 July 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Lion King See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

DTS (DTS: X)| Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.90 : 1
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Trivia

Florence Kasumba, who voices Shenzi in this film, also appeared as the same character in the German musical version of "The Lion King". See more »

Quotes

Mufasa: [from teaser trailer] Everything the light touches... is our kingdom. But a king's time as ruler rises and falls like the sun. One day, the sun will set on my time here, and will rise with *you* as the new king.
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