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  1. Watch 'The Lion King's' 360-Degree Music Video for "Circle of Life"

    12:58 pm 11/18/2015

    The five-minute clip is the first time the virtual-reality technology has been used inside a Broadway theater (but not the first time for Broadway altogether, as Andrew Lloyd Webber is quick to point out).Read more

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  2. Le Vision Signs 'Lion King' Director Rob Minkoff to Two-Picture Deal

    6:14 pm 11/9/2015

    The U.S. arm of the Chinese production giant will develop and produce Minkoff's life-action 'Silkworms' and animated feature 'Wolf Totem.'Read more

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  3. 'Lion King' Sequel Series Taps Rob Lowe and Gabrielle Union for Voice Cast

    6:00 am 8/12/2015

    James Earl Jones will reprise his role from the hit 1994 film as the voice of Mufasa. Read more

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  4. Florida Hotel Wakes Guests by Blaring 'Lion King' Tune "Circle of Life" (Video)

    3:43 pm 3/29/2015

    Simba would be proud.Read more

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  5. Anne Hathaway to Star Off-Broadway in 'Grounded'

    3:18 pm 1/21/2015

    The Oscar-winning actress will perform on the Public Theater stage in George Brant's solo play, directed by Julie Taymor.Read more

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  6. Broadway Celebrates a Record New Year

    1:26 pm 1/5/2015

    Defying holiday tradition, box office for the week ending Jan. 4 outstripped that of Christmas, notching all-time-high grosses of just under $42.8 million and boosting the calendar year by 13 percentRead more

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  7. Broadway Grosses Hit New High Over Holiday Week

    4:18 pm 12/29/2014

    'Wicked' chalked up the best Christmas-week box office, but 'The Lion King' is once again the year's top-selling showRead more

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  8. Hollywood's Favorite Films: 7 Musicals to Get Your Toes Tapping

    12:00 pm 12/22/2014

    Get in the mood for this holiday season with 'The Sound of Music' and a plate of cookies and milk Read more

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  9. Disney's Top Theater Exec on 'Frozen' Musical Plans: "I'm Talking to Directors"

    11:00 am 10/16/2014

    Thomas Schumacher, president and producer at Disney Theatrical Group, opens up about the huge expectations involved in adapting the hit film, the massive success of 'Lion King,' and what went wrong with 'Little Mermaid,' 'Tarzan' and other movie-to-Broadway underachieversRead more

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  10. Disney's 'The Lion King' Becomes History's Top-Grossing Entertainment Title

    8:03 am 9/22/2014

    The Julie Taymor-directed production has earned $6.2 billion in worldwide box office to dateRead more

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