The Lion King Early Reviews: Donald Glover, Beyoncé's film deemed 'one of the best films' of 2019

The Lion King premiered in Hollywood a few hours ago. The first reactions are in and they all rave about 1994 remake. Check out their first reviews here.
The Lion King Early Reviews: Donald Glover, Beyoncé's film deemed 'one of the best films' of 2019The Lion King Early Reviews: Donald Glover, Beyoncé's film deemed 'one of the best films' of 2019
  • 0
  • facebook
  • twitter
  • Share on whatsapp

The Lion King premiered in Dolby Theater, Hollywood, earlier today. The live-action remake of 1994 classic sees Donald Glover voice Simba while Beyonce doubled up as Nala. The other cast includes Seth Rogen as Pumbaa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Billy Eichner as Timon, John Oliver as Zazu and James Earl Jones reprising his role as Mufasa. The cast and crew walked down the red carpet of the world premiere of the movie. From Grover to Beyonce and her daughter Blu Ivy, the who's who was present at the premiere of the movie. With the premiere coming to an end, attendees of the Jon Favreau directorial took to Twitter share their thoughts about the movie. 

While remakes of cult classics are tricky, judging by the reactions The Lion King has been receiving, it seems like the movie has hit a home run. Twitter is flooded with positive reactions to The Lion King. Every tweet about the movie has been raving about the visual splendor Favreau has presented on the big screen. A tweet has deemed The Lion King has "One of the best films of the year." Another reaction called the Disney movie as a "game changer." 

Check out the first reactions to The Lion King: 

The Lion King releases on July 19, 2019. The movie is set to release in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu as well in India. The Lion King Hindi version sees Shah Rukh Khan voice Mufasa whereas Aryan Khan is voicing Simba's voice in the movie. Check out the trailer below: 

Are you going to watch The Lion King? Let us know your excitement in the comments section below. 

ALSO READ: The Lion King World Premiere: Beyonce and Blue Ivy Carter twin in diamond studded blazer gowns

Add new comment