Beyoncé is playing Nala in The Lion King remake

The live-action film hits theaters summer 2019, with Donald Glover as Simba.

November 01, 2017

Disney has announced the full cast of its remake of The Lion King, directed by Jon Favreau. Beyoncé will voice Nala, with Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Eric André as Azizi, and Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen as Timon and Pumbaa. Check the full cast above. As previously announced, Donald Glover will star as Simba, with James Earl Jones returning to play the role of Mufasa. The Lion King is in theaters summer 2019.


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Posted: November 01, 2017