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Newswire: Jon Favreau crowned Disney’s live-action Lion King director

Jon Favreau’s live-action The Jungle Book movie for Disney not only beat the Warner Bros.’ version to the screen, its $966M worldwide box-office take sent the rival project scampering off to 2018 for a release date. The MCU player has already been tapped to helm a sequel. With Favreau so firmly planted himself among the flora and fauna of the jungle, Disney’s now teaming up with the director for a live-action reimagining of The Lion King.
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