Shah Rukh Khan & Aryan Khan to dub for The Lion King; Twitterati say 'Welcome to Nepotism Club'

Shah Rukh Khan and Aryan Khan will be dubbing in Hindi for The Lion King for the characters Mufasa and Simba. Twitterati reacts to the nepotism angle in it. Check out the reactions.
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Shah Rukh Khan and his son Aryan Khan will be lending their voices for The Lion King movie characters Mufasa and Simba in Hindi. Walt Disney Studios announced the news yesterday and shared, "The most iconic father-son story of all time, featuring the King himself @iamsrk and #AryanKhan. 

Disney's #TheLionKing in cinemas July 19."

Later, Shah Rukh Khan also expressed his excitement of collaborating with Aryan yet again for this big project. SRK tweeted, "Glad to be a part of this journey... a timeless film. Voicing it in Hindi with my own Simba. The last time we did a film was around 15 years ago and it was ‘Incredible’ and this time around its even more fun. Hope everyone enjoys it 19th July onwards. #TheLionKing".

As soon as the news came out, a lot of people took to their Twitter pages to react to it. Several people took to their Twitter page and pointed out the nepotism angle as SRK's son is getting an opportunity.

Take a look at how Twitter reacted:






Many people are happy with SRK and Aryan Khan giving their voice to two important characters in The Lion King. Read the reactions:




Meanwhile, The Lion King is helmed by Jon Favreau. It will hit the screens on July 19, 2019.

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Comments

Such a disappointing thing to hear. Should have given simba voice to some other actor.

Oh my gosh STOP the crying about this ‘nepotism’ stupidity! There’s not a person here who wouldn’t do as much for their kids. Honestly, the noise you people make for the silliest thing. Especially the one who wrote ‘unfair’ and he’s ‘undeserving’. Gimme a break. So who IS deserving in your eyes? This poor kid has done NOTHING to deserve the hate you spew on him - for what? Being sired by Shah Rukh Khan? You’re harshly judging with zero validation. Shame

He starts buying everything now, first stores,carrier,award yo wife,then cover magazine to daughter and now this, what is next? and he has the guts to come with TedTalks to present people who struggled to make it big.

incredibly unfair. such an iconic film. SRK's son is not deserving of this golden opportunity. it should have been given to an actor that has worked his way to reach that level. incredibly disappointed with this decision by Disney.

Everyone is nepotist, stop hypocrisy!

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