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Disney Confirms Beyoncé and Donald Glover Will Star in The Lion King

In a pretty laid-back, but break the Internet-style announcement, Disney casually confirmed the full cast for the live-action The Lion King movie remake. Although rumors were swirling for quite some time, we can now rest assured that Beyoncé is our new Nala and Donald Glover is our new Simba. The irreplaceable James Earl Jones will enchant us…

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Jon Favreau’s ‘The Lion King’ Remake Casts Donald Glover as Simba

After racking up awards for his work on Atlanta and securing the role of Lando in next year’s Han Solo film, Donald Glover has joined the cast of another major Disney production. Last night (Feb. 18), Director Jon Favreau took to Twitter to announce two essential puzzle pieces for his new Lion King remake, first naming Glover to play the…

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Ava DuVernay Will Direct Disney’s ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ Adaptation

Growing up in the ’90s automatically made me a child of Disney. But as a child, Disney movies were always animated and I dreaded the feature films and television series because they seemed to drag on forever. I remember when the TV series adaptation from the book A Wrinkle in Time premiered on ABC in…

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Jhené Aiko Covers Two ‘Alice in Wonderland’ Classic Tracks

Disney triggered all nostalgic feels with the announcement of their special edition compilation album release, featuring covers of movie classics with a new day twist. In anticipation for the drop, Jhené Aiko shares her rendition of “In A World of My Own” and “Very Good Advice” from the Alice in Wonderland soundtrack. The movie appears to be a…

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