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Newsmax
'The Lion King' Cast Announced for Remake; Beyonce to Play NalaTaylor Thomas, who played the young version of Simba in the original film, will
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
Taylor Thomas, who played the young version of Simba in the original film, will hand his baton over to child actor JD McCrary for the acclaimed role while Shahadi Wright Joseph will be voicing Simba's best friend, young Nala. "The Lion... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
She’s In: Beyoncé Confirms She’s Starring In The Lion King Remakeof– and Alfre Woodard will play Sarabi, Simba’s mother. Also, it’s interesting
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 15 days ago
of– and Alfre Woodard will play Sarabi, Simba’s mother. Also, it’s interesting to note that young Simba will be played by JD McCrary. You may not recognize him by name but you might have seen the video of him gone viral where he was singing New... Read more
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SKY News
Beyonce to lead star-studded cast for live-action Lion Kingto the lion in the 1994 animated version. Alfre Woodard will play Sarabi, Simb
SKY News / Posted 15 days ago
to the lion in the 1994 animated version. Alfre Woodard will play Sarabi, Simba's mother, to the young lion played by JD McCrary. John Oliver, known for his satirical programme Last Week Tonight, will play Zazu, who Rowan Atkinson voiced more... Read more
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The Irish Times
Beyoncé to star in Disney’s live-action Lion King remakewill play the comical meerkat and warthog team, Timon and Pumbaa. Young Simba
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
will play the comical meerkat and warthog team, Timon and Pumbaa. Young Simba and Nala will be played by up-and-comers JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph. Chiwetal Ejiofor, star of Twelve Years A Slave, will take on the role of villainous... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'The Lion King' Roars to Life with All-Star Castwas called on to portray Simba’s villainous uncle Scar, and Alfre Woodard portr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
was called on to portray Simba’s villainous uncle Scar, and Alfre Woodard portrays Simba’s no-nonsense mother, Sarabi. JD McCrary fills the shoes of Young Simba, a confident cub who can’t wait to be king, and Shahadi Wright Joseph brings tough... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Beyonce to star in Disney’s live-action The Lion KingSimba’s villainous uncle Scar, and Alfre Woodard portrays Simba’s no-nonsense m
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
Simba’s villainous uncle Scar, and Alfre Woodard portrays Simba’s no-nonsense mother, Sarabi. A young Simba is played by JD McCrary. The film, directed by Jon Favreau, will also feature John Kani as Rafiki, and John Oliver as hornbill... Read more
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express
The Lion King: 2019 release date, cast including Beyoncé, plot synopsis and morewill voice the hyenas Azizi, Shenzi and Kamari, with John Oliver as the hornbil
express / Posted 15 days ago
will voice the hyenas Azizi, Shenzi and Kamari, with John Oliver as the hornbill Zazu. Completing the cast is child actors JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph as younger versions of Simba and Nala. Disney: The voices behind your favourite... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Beyonce to star in Disney’s live-action The Lion KingSimba’s villainous uncle Scar, and Alfre Woodard portrays Simba’s no-nonsense m
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
Simba’s villainous uncle Scar, and Alfre Woodard portrays Simba’s no-nonsense mother, Sarabi. A young Simba is played by JD McCrary. The film, directed by Jon Favreau, will also feature John Kani as Rafiki, and John Oliver as hornbill... Read more
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asianage
Beyonce confirms she'll voice Nala in Disney's The Lion King, remaining cast also finalisedJohn Kani as Rafiki, Florence Kasumba as Shenzi, Eric Andre as Azizi, and Billy
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
John Kani as Rafiki, Florence Kasumba as Shenzi, Eric Andre as Azizi, and Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen as Timon and Pumbaa. JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph will play young Simba and young Nala, respectively. Favreau is directing from a script... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Disney confirms Beyonce, Donald Glover, more for The Lion King remake in 2019originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Y
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 15 days ago
originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Young Simba and young Nala will be played by JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph, respectively. “The Lion King” was initially reported as a live-action film, but it’s... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Disney confirms Beyonce, Donald Glover, more for The Lion King in 2019originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Y
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Young Simba and young Nala will be played by JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph, respectively. “The Lion King” was initially reported as a live-action film, but it’s... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Disney confirms Beyonce, Donald Glover, more for The Lion King in 2019originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Y
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 15 days ago
originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Young Simba and young Nala will be played by JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph, respectively. “The Lion King” was initially reported as a live-action film, but it’s... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Beyonce cast as lioness Nala in live-action 'Lion King'COMPANY) The rest of the casting announcement included: Alfre Woodard portray
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
COMPANY) The rest of the casting announcement included: Alfre Woodard portrays Simba’s no-nonsense mother, Sarabi. JD McCrary plays Young Simba, a confident cub who can’t wait to be king, Shahadi Wright Joseph brings tough cub Young Nala... Read more
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FOX News
'The Lion King' live-action movie cast confirmed by DisneyRogen - Pumbaa Billy Eichner - Timon Eric Andre - Azizi Florence Kasumba - S
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
Rogen - Pumbaa Billy Eichner - Timon Eric Andre - Azizi Florence Kasumba - Shenzi Keegan-Michael Key - Kamari JD McCrary - Young Simba Shahadi Wright Joseph - Young Nala The film will be directed by Favreau as a followup to his... Read more
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FOX News
'The Lion King' live-action movie cast confirmed by DisneyRogen - Pumbaa Billy Eichner - Timon Eric Andre - Azizi Florence Kasumba - S
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
Rogen - Pumbaa Billy Eichner - Timon Eric Andre - Azizi Florence Kasumba - Shenzi Keegan-Michael Key - Kamari JD McCrary - Young Simba Shahadi Wright Joseph - Young Nala The film will be directed by Favreau as a followup to his... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Disney confirms Beyonce, Donald Glover, more for ‘The Lion King’ in 2019originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Y
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 15 days ago
originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Young Simba and young Nala will be played by JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph, respectively. “The Lion King” was initially reported as a live-action film, but it’s... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Disney confirms Beyonce, Donald Glover, more for ‘The Lion King’ in 2019originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Y
Dayton Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Young Simba and young Nala will be played by JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph, respectively. “The Lion King” was initially reported as a live-action film, but it’s... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Disney confirms Beyonce, Donald Glover, more for The Lion King in 2019originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Y
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 15 days ago
originally voiced by Whoopi Goldberg, will be portrayed by Florence Kasumba. Young Simba and young Nala will be played by JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph, respectively. “The Lion King” was initially reported as a live-action film, but it’s... Read more
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Variety
Beyonce Confirms Role as Nala in Disney’s Live-Action ‘The Lion King’John Kani as Rafiki, Florence Kasumba as Shenzi, Eric André as Azizi, and Billy
Variety / Posted 15 days ago
John Kani as Rafiki, Florence Kasumba as Shenzi, Eric André as Azizi, and Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen as Timon and Pumbaa. JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph will play young Simba and young Nala, respectively. Favreau, who directed “The Jungle... Read more
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IGN
Full The Lion King Live-Action Cast Announcedvoice of Nala, after reports back in March named the performer as the top choic
IGN / Posted 15 days ago
voice of Nala, after reports back in March named the performer as the top choice for the role. Rounding out the cast is JD McCrary as Young Simba, Shahadi Wright Joseph as Young Nala, John Kani as Rafiki, and John Oliver as Zazu. The hyenas will... Read more

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