New images of ‘The Lion King’ cast and their characters: Donald Glover, Beyoncé, Billy Eichner and more
Disney has released new images for their upcoming release of The Lion King featuring voice talent with their characters—available for the first time today. Images include Donald Glover with Simba; Beyoncé Knowles-Carter with Nala; John Oliver, Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner with Zazu, Pumbaa and Timon; Chiwetel Ejiofor with Scar; Alfre Woodard with Sarabi; Eric André, Florence Kasumba and Keegan-Michael Key with hyenas Azizi, Shenzi and Kamari; and Shahadi Wright Joseph and JD McCrary with Young Nala and Young Simba.
See them all below.
Also revealed today is a new featurette about the movie with never-before-seen footage from the film, a glimpse behind the scenes during recording sessions, plus comments from director Jon Favreau and members of the voice cast. Check it out below.
The Lion King is directed by Jon Favreau; produced by Jon Favreau, Jeffrey Silver and Karen Gilchrist from a screenplay by Jeff Nathanson and roars into theaters from Walt Disney on July 19th.