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  1. 'The Lion King': Meet the Actors Behind the Remake

    5:00 am PST 11/17/2017
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    The cast includes Donald Glover, Beyonce, James Earl Jones, Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner and more. READ MORE

  2. Is Disney's New 'Lion King' an Animated Film?

    10:03 am PDT 11/03/2017
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    With the virtual production, questions once again surround the blurring of the lines between live action and CG. READ MORE

  3. 'Lion King's' Young Simba Actor Signs With ICM Partners (Exclusive)

    3:28 pm PDT 11/02/2017
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    J.D. McCrary will share the role of the title character in Disney's remake with Donald Glover. READ MORE

  4. Beyonce Confirmed to Play Nala in Live-Action 'Lion King' Remake | THR News

    9:31 am PDT 11/02/2017
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    Disney his officially introducing the full cast for its upcoming 'Lion King,' including Beyonce as Nala and Donald Glover as Simba. READ MORE

  5. Disney's 'Lion King' Unveils Full Cast With Beyonce Confirmed as Nala

    3:45 pm PDT 11/01/2017
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    Donald Glover stars as Simba in Jon Favreau's take on the 1994 movie. READ MORE

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  6. Robert Guillaume, 'Benson' Emmy Winner, Dies at 89

    12:55 pm PDT 10/24/2017
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    He also portrayed Isaac Jaffe on 'Sports Night,' voiced Rafiki in 'The Lion King' and earned a Tony nomination for 'Guys and Dolls.' READ MORE

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  7. Scar Makes Aggressive Advancements Toward Nala in Creepy Deleted 'Lion King' Scene

    7:32 am PDT 09/05/2017
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    "You know, you really have no choice. I always get what I want," the classic Jeremy Irons villain tells the lioness. READ MORE

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  8. Alfre Woodard Joins Disney's 'The Lion King' (Exclusive)

    12:15 pm PDT 08/07/2017
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    Donald Glover will voice Simba, and Mufasa will be played by James Earl Jones. READ MORE

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  9. Jon Favreau to Receive Visual Effects Society Lifetime Achievement Honor

    10:07 am PDT 08/07/2017
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    The 'Jungle Book' helmer will be honored at the 16th annual VES Awards on Feb. 13. READ MORE

  10. Chiwetel Ejiofor in Talks to Voice Scar in Disney's 'Lion King'

    5:30 pm PDT 08/02/2017
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    Donald Glover is voicing Simba in director Jon Favreau's reimagining of the animated classic. READ MORE

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  11. 'Lion King': Disney Unveils Jaw-Dropping First Footage of Jon Favreau's Remake at D23

    12:14 pm PDT 07/15/2017
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    The studio also offered a glimpse of Tim Burton's 'Dumbo' reimagining and announced a release date for the live-action 'Nutcracker and the Four Realms.' READ MORE

  12. Tribeca: Jon Favreau on 'Lion King' Fans' Expectations, 'Cowboys and Aliens' Disappointment

    9:34 pm PDT 04/23/2017
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    Interviewer Scarlett Johansson, well-prepared with a legal pad full of questions, alluded to 'Ghost in the Shell's' box-office struggles in a frank aside. READ MORE

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  13. NAB: VFX Master Rob Legato Promises New 'Lion King' Will Take Virtual Production Even Further

    3:08 pm PDT 04/23/2017
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    “The ability to re-create anything and re-create it faithfully is the future of cinema," he says. READ MORE

  14. 'Lion King' Remake Casts Donald Glover as Simba, James Earl Jones as Mufasa

    4:57 pm PST 02/17/2017
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    Director Jon Favreau announced the news Friday on Twitter. READ MORE

  15. Pumped by 'Hamilton,' Broadway Box Office Hits Record Annual High of $1.367 Billion

    12:59 pm PST 12/29/2016
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    Lin-Manuel Miranda's unstoppable blockbuster dethroned Disney's 'The Lion King' in 2016 after three years at the top, followed by 'Wicked' and 'Aladdin.' READ MORE

  16. 'Lion King' Live-Action Movie in the Works From Disney

    7:01 am PDT 09/28/2016
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    'Jungle Book' director Jon Favreau is working on the live-action/CG reboot of the beloved animated film. READ MORE

  17. Broadway Season Hits Record High

    3:26 pm PDT 05/23/2016
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    New hits like 'Hamilton' and perennials like 'The Lion King' and 'Wicked' pushed 2015-16 season grosses to an all-time high north of $1.3 billion, with 13.3 million admissions. READ MORE

  18. Stellar New Year's Business Can't Quite Bridge Broadway's Annual Drop

    1:47 pm PST 01/04/2016
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    Disney's 'The Lion King' was once again the year's top-selling show, raking in $102.7 million, but overall box office and attendance were both down for 2015. READ MORE

  19. Broadway Christmas Week Bounty Falls Short of 2014

    2:29 pm PST 12/28/2015
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    Despite the disappointing total overall, a healthy 18 shows grossed more than $1 million apiece, with three productions crossing the $2 million threshold. READ MORE

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

    1:37 pm PST 11/18/2015
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    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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