WATCH: Disney launches THE LION KING teaser for upcoming live-action remake
Nov22

WATCH: Disney launches THE LION KING teaser for upcoming live-action remake

If you attended the D23 Expo last year you got your first official look at THE LION KING live action film. If you did not, then today is your lucky day! REMEMBER… REMEMBER… Lions rule the African savanna in “The Lion King,” which welcomes Donald Glover (“Atlanta,” “Solo: A Star Wars Story”) as future king Simba, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter (“Dreamgirls,” “Lemonade” visual album) as Simba’s friend-turned-love interest Nala,...

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THE LION KING voice cast confirmed, Beyoncé, Woodard, and more
Nov01

THE LION KING voice cast confirmed, Beyoncé, Woodard, and more

We’ve learned about several of the casting confirmations for the upcoming “live-action” remake of THE LION KING but Disney today confirmed a large majority of the star-packed cast. We already knew that Donald Glover would be voicing adult Simba and now we have confirmation that adult Nala will be voiced by “Queen B” herself,Beyoncé Knowles-Carter. We’re also super excited to hear Alfre Woodard as...

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REVIEW: THE LION KING has returned, Disney Signature Collection offers lion’s share of extras both real and digital!
Aug29

REVIEW: THE LION KING has returned, Disney Signature Collection offers lion’s share of extras both real and digital!

THE LION KING is an undeniable classic and now that it’s available on the Walt Disney Signature Collection, there’s no better way to have the completist’s version of the film. While we’re still just about a full year away from seeing the live-action reboot, we’re still riding high after the D23 Expo in which they showed us a snippet of the iconic epic opening of the “Circle of Life” sequence....

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David Garibaldi paints to ‘Be Prepared’ to help celebrate World Lion Day
Aug18

David Garibaldi paints to ‘Be Prepared’ to help celebrate World Lion Day

Walt Disney Studios along with David Garibaldi helped celebrate World Lion Day by releasing a special bonus piece from the upcoming Walt Disney’s Signature Collection of THE LION KING. See what happens when art, music and dance and all merge together guided by the skillful hand of the world renown performance painter. We have seen his amazing work at past D23 Expo’s and his artwork combined with Be Prepared is just an...

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THE LION KING SING-ALONG is an instant classic in a classic venue!
Aug14

THE LION KING SING-ALONG is an instant classic in a classic venue!

Fans came together under the roof of the El Capitan Theatre to celebrate and sing their hearts out with the Disney majesty, THE LION KING. Despite everyone in attendance having probably seeing the instant classic a thousand times, we all cried during Mufasa’s expected, always-devastating death. But that was probably the only sad part about the evening! But that’s because there’s a lot to be happy about from this...

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Under the stars at the Greek Theatre for ‘The Lion King Sing-Along’
Aug10

Under the stars at the Greek Theatre for ‘The Lion King Sing-Along’

EDITOR’S NOTE: At the Greek Theatre this Saturday, Disney held a special engagement of Disney’s Lion King Sing-Along in celebration of the upcoming Walt Disney Signature Collection release of the film. Our Junior correspondent, Arissa Salazar was on location to get the scoop! Join a recap of her experience below! I love the Lion King. My mom and I watch Disney movies and love them all, so I was super excited to go to this event....

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THE LION KING home release re-issued on ‘Walt Disney Signature Collection’
Aug08

THE LION KING home release re-issued on ‘Walt Disney Signature Collection’

THE LION KING is joining the newest top-tier version of home releases with a release in the Walt Disney Signature Collection. It arrives on Digital on August 15 and on Blu-ray and DVD on August 29. Audiences will fall in love all over again with the treasured classic, and a new generation of fans will laugh with Timon and Pumbaa, cry with Simba and Mufasa, burst into song, and find their place in the “Circle of Life.” The Walt Disney...

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Live-action THE LION KING gives #D23Expo guests all the feels during presentation
Jul19

Live-action THE LION KING gives #D23Expo guests all the feels during presentation

Probably one of the most breathtaking moments of the Live Action presentation was Jon Favreau’s new live-action take on Disney’s 1994 classic animated film “The Lion King.” Alan Horn surprised attendees with a sneak peek of The Circle Life. It left us wanting more and definitely with every single one of the feels. The technology team behind the movie are introducing all-new film-making techniques that promise striking visuals never...

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John Oliver to voice Zazu in live action THE LION KING
Jul11

John Oliver to voice Zazu in live action THE LION KING

John Oliver has joined the cast of Jon Favreau’s THE LION KING as Zazu. Oliver is joining a voice cast that includes Donald Glover (Simba) and James Earl Jones (Mufasa), as well as Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner, who will voice Pumbaa and Timon. Oliver, who is best known as the host of HBO’s Last Week Tonight, has voiced Vanity Smurf in Sony’s The Smurfs and Smurfs 2.  THE LION KING roars into theaters July 19, 2019....

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THE LION KING Sing-Along roars into the El Capitan Theatre with breakfast options and more!
Jul05

THE LION KING Sing-Along roars into the El Capitan Theatre with breakfast options and more!

When you think of the  THE LION KING you think of two things. The beautiful animation and the infectious songs. The iconic El Capital Theatre will be presenting a limited engagement of THE LION KING SING-ALONG. This is a great way to sing the iconic songs without being embarrassed! There will also be a special live appearance by Timon on The El Capitan Theatre stage before every show. There is simply no better way to experience the...

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