Director Jon Favreau (The Jungle Book, 2016) turns the 1994 classic ‘The Lion King‘ into a live-action stunner with an all-star cast including: Donald Glover, Beyoncé, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Ejiofor and James Earl Jones reprising his role as Mufasa

You can expect some of your favourite Disney songs to make a return plus Beyoncé and Elton John have teamed up to write a new song for the end credits.

In The Lion King, Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny on the plains of Africa. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother — and former heir to the throne — has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is soon ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba’s exile. Now, with help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba must figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his

This film is distributed by Walt Disney Studios.

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