'The Lion King' cast: then and now
The iconic Disney film turns 25
Three words nearly everybody knows: 'The Lion King.' Whether you've seen the musical, watched the movie, or listened to the iconic songs, 'The Lion King' is a beast of a story, and truly one for the history books. Even so, it's hard to believe that the original film was released 25 years ago. How appropriate then that a new, live action version is set for release this year. Jon Favreau will direct, and Donald Glover and Beyoncé will star. It seems like everyone is anticipating the new remake, so get to know the new cast with this handy gallery.
Click on and meet the cast of 'The Lion King,' as they were then and who they are now.