The Lion King Cast | 2019

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The live-action Lion King movie announced its Summer 2019 cast! Find out who here!

The Lion King Cast | 2019

If you were a kid in the '90s, you probably grew up watching Disney's The Lion King. From the catchy songs to the adorable storyline, The Lion King won our hearts for generations. And now, Disney is bringing back some of that magic with a live-action version of The Lion King in Summer 2019 by Jon Favreau. Disney also just released the main Lion King cast for the 2019 remake, and we couldn't be more excited. From Beyonce to Donald Glover, here's the full Lion King cast for 2019!

The Lion King Cast (2019 Live-Action):

  • Donald Glover as Simba

  • J.D. McCrary as young Simba

  • BeyoncĂ© Knowles-Carter as Nala

  • Shahadi Wright Joseph as young Nala

  • Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar

  • James Earl Jones as Mufasa

  • Billy Eichner as Timon

  • Seth Rogen as Pumbaa

  • John Oliver as Zazu

  • John Kani as Rafiki

  • Alfre Woodard as Sarabi

  • Keegan-Michael Key as Kamari

  • Eric Andre as Azizi

  • Florence Kasumba as Shenzi

The Lion King Live-Action Release Date

With the excitement following The Lion King cast release, fans everywhere are wondering when the new Lion King will be released to theatres. We're excited to announce that The Lion King is expected to be released on July 19, 2019.

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