Donald Glover is Simba in Jon Favreau’s THE LION KING
News has been silent on Jon Favreau’s remake of The Lion King since much of Disney’s attention has been set upon their upcoming release of Beauty and the Beast within the coming weeks. However, we were treated to a nice little bit of casting news tonight directly from director Jon Favreau’s twitter. Here’s the tweet below –
The remake is still without a release date, but it’s expected to be released sometime in 2018 or 2019. However, after this bit news dropped, I’m sure that we will get more information within the coming months.
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