Disney Announces The Full Cast for Upcoming 'The Lion King' Remake
The cast has officially been rounded out.
Donald Glover will lend his voice to The Lion King. Glover will be voicing the lead character Simba. Beyonce Knowles-Carter will voice Nala. James Earl Jones will reprise his role as Mufasa. Chiwetel Ejiofor will voice Scar.
As we also confirmed earlier Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner will be the chosen ones to belt out "Hakuna Matata." Both voicing Pumbaa and Timon. Cultjer also confirmed that John Oliver, the host of HBO's Emmy-award winning Last Week Tonight with John Oliver would voice Zazu.
Alfre Woodard will voice Simba's mother Sarabi, John Kani will voice Rafiki, Eric Andre will lend his voice to the character Azizi, Shenzi will be voiced Florence Kasumba.
Keegan Micheal-Key will voice Kamari. JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph will voice Young Simba and Nala.
The Lion King is directed by Jon Favreau and will come out in the Summer of 2019.