Cape Town – The countdown for Disney's live-action The Lion King movie has begun.
The highly anticipated film releases in cinemas on Friday, 19 July.
Disney has released new stunning pictures of the voice cast alongside their characters.
SEE THEM HERE:
Donald Glover as Simba
Beyoncé as Nala
Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar
Alfre Woodard as Sarabi
Keegan-Michael Key, Florence Kasumba, and Eric Andre as the hyenas Kamari, Shenzi, and Azizi
Billy Eichner, Seth Rogen, and John Oliver as Timon, Pumbaa, and Zazu
JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph as young Simba and Nala
The studio also released a a new featurette, The Lion King Returns, about the movie with never-before-seen footage from the film, a glimpse behind the scenes during recording sessions, and comments from director Jon Favreau and members of the voice cast.
WATCH IT HERE: