The Lion King is an upcoming American musical fantasy drama film directed by Jon Favreau and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. It is a photorealistic computer animated remake of Disney’s traditionally animated 1994 film of the same name. The film stars the voices of Donald Glover, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alfre Woodard, Billy Eichner, John Kani, John Oliver, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, and James Earl Jones.
This jungle-drama is a photorealistic computer animated remake of Disney’s 1994 classic animation of the same name. Set in the majestic African savanna, the film revolves around a royal family of lions, ruling Pride Rock. As rivalry for rule brews among the lions, a future king must overcome betrayal and tragedy to assume his rightful place.
“The Lion King” journeys to the African savanna where a future king must overcome betrayal and tragedy to assume his rightful place on Pride Rock. The film is scheduled to be theatrically released in the United States on July 19, 2019.