Disney has revealed the full cast of its upcoming remake of The Lion King, directed by Jon Favreau. Beyoncé is set to voice Nala, with Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Eric André as Azizi, John Oliver as Zazu, and Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen as Timon and Pumbaa. Check out the full cast below.
Donald Glover will play Simba, and James Earl Jones will return to play the role of Mufasa, as was previously announced. The Lion King is set to hit theatres summer 2019.
Aside from her newly-announced movie role, Queen Bey is rumoured to be collaborating with Cardi B. She recently hopped on a remix of J Balvin and DJ Willy William’s “Mi Gente,” donating proceeds from the song’s sales to hurricane relief charities for Puerto Rico, Mexico and the other affected Caribbean islands.
Revisit “Mi Gente” below.
In other music news, check out the trailer for Apple Music’s Danny Brown documentary right here.
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