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The Lion King

A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.

John Oliver Will Voice Zazu in Disney's 'The Lion King' Remake

John Oliver Will Voice Zazu in Disney's 'The Lion King' Remake

The casting for Jon Favreau's The Lion King continues. The Wrap reports that John Oliver is set to voice Zazu from the 1994 classic. — Right now the cast includes James Earl Jones reprising his role as Mufasa, Donald Glover as Simba, Seth Rogen as Pumbaa, and Billy Eichner as Timon. Although it's still unconfirmed director Jon Favreau said Beyonce is his top choice for Nala.