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Playbill reports:

Get a first look at Pride Rock with the teaser trailer to Disney’s upcoming live action adaptation of The Lion King, in theatres July 19, 2019. Directed by Jon Favreau, it’s a re-imagining of the hit 1994 film as a combination of CGI and live action, similar to Favreau’s earlier The Jungle Book remake.

The cast includes Donald Glover as Simba, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter as Nala, Keegan Michael-Key as Kamari, James Earl Jones as Mufasa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, John Oliver as Zazu, Seth Rogen as Pumbaa, Alfre Woodard as Sarabi, and Billy Eichner as Timon.