Beyoncé Added To The Cast Of Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

The movie will also star Donald Glover, James Earl Jones, Chiwetel Ejiofor & more.

(AllHipHop News) Beyoncé Knowles-Carter has officially been added to the cast of The Lion King. The Grammy-winning singer will star as the character of Nala.

Disney's new live-action remake of the classic animated movie will include other big names. Donald Glover (Simba), James Earl Jones (Mufasa), Chiwetel Ejiofor (Scar), Seth Rogen (Pumbaa), and Billy Eichner (Timon) are among the actors appearing in The Lion King.

Jon Favreau is set to direct. The film is scheduled to hit theaters on July 19, 2019.

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