The much-awaited trailer for the Lion King remake from director Jon Favreau was released by Disney on Thursday night.
Disney just released the first teaser trailer for its remake of The Lion King.
The film is directed by Jon Favreau and done in the same style as his last film, Disney’s The Jungle Book (2016).
Donald Glover plays Lion Simba, while Beyoncé plays the voice of Nala, Simba’s childhood friend and later love interest.
The photo realistic computer animated remake of the 1994 hit is scheduled for release on the 19th of July 2019.
Some highlights from the trailer are a recreation of the iconic Pride Rock scene.
The poster, also released on Thursday, shows a young Simba with his little paw inside the pawprint of his father.
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