Disney releases first look at its remake of 'The Lion King'

Posted at 5:17 AM, Nov 23, 2018

Disney on Thursday released the first teaser trailer for its much anticipated non-animated retelling of "The Lion King."

It's a remake of the beloved 1994 animated film of the same name.

It features James Earl Jones reprising his role as the voice of Mufasa from the original movie.

Other stars lending their voices to the new movie include Donald Glover, Beyonce, Seth Rogen and John Oliver.

The new version of "The Lion King" will hit U.S. theaters next July.