Today’s casting roundup veers theatrical, with performance gigs spanning a Disneyland resort, a regional production of “James and the Giant Peach,” and a new touring production of “The Lion King.” We also have a paid short film project...Show More Summary
Welcome to our new series, What’s Casting: L.A.! Check back every week for a spotlight on the biggest projects looking for talent in the city that never sleeps. Union actors in Los Angeles have the chance to join the circle of life.Show More Summary
Disney isn't slowing down on remaking its animated classics into live-action movies. Fresh off the blockbuster success of "Beauty and the Beast" and setting a release date for "The Lion King," Disney is getting to work on a live-action...Show More Summary
When he was 40 years old, actor Bill Bowers left his gig at "The Lion King" on Broadway — one of the highest-earning musicals in history — to become a mime. We talked to Bowers about why he took up the silent art, his technique, andShow More Summary
Jon Favreau just explained why Simba's story is particularly terrifying to adapt for live-action.
The Lion King remains one of the most profitable and beloved of Disney‘s animated classics, the total package of a great voice cast, great music, and a story with universal appeal. Jon Favreau has his work cut out for him adapting The Lion King for his photorealistic remake, perhaps it’s even more of a challenge that the […]
If your little ones are all about Disney, this Mickey and Minnie-inspired swimwear deserves a place in your beach bag. From adorable bikinis adorned with Disney princesses to cool swim trunks that give a nod to The Lion King, we've spotted the best picks for kids and babies. Show More Summary
Will Smith could join the long-in-development clone movie Gemini Man. A major Riverdale character will look very different in season two. The Lion King remake might have found its Timon and Pumba. Plus, a new clip from tonight’s Expanse finale, and bad news for Powerless. Behold, Spoilers! Read more...
Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen are in talks to voice fan-favorite characters Timon and Pumbaa in Disney's upcoming live-action The Lion King. The post Lion King Eyes Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner for Timon & Pumbaa appeared first on CBR.
Disney moves Lion King into the vacated Indiana Jones 5 summer release slot with Frozen 2 coming later in the year.
Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen will reportedly voice Timon and Pumbaa in Disney's "The Lion King" remake.
Disney has decided to remake pretty much all of their hit animated films as live action movies. While we wonder about some—Guy Ritchie's Aladdin? Really?—we've been pretty jazzed about The Lion King's prospects, and now the new warthog/meerkat power couple has been cast, according to reports. Who'll be singing Hakuna Matata?
You may be of the opinion that no one will ever be able to top the one-two punch of Jonathan Taylor Thomas and Matthew Broderick as Young and Adult Simba, but you might be wrong. Sure, the original 1994 animated film starred Whoopi Goldberg, Nathan Lane, and Jeremy Irons, but Disney's upcoming reboot is shaping up to be quite impressive. Show More Summary
Whenever Disney decides to revisit one of its previous successes, it runs a huge risk. Will audiences connect with the new film the way they did with the old one? Could they even hope to capture a fraction of what they did in that original...Show More Summary
"The Lion King" will be roaring with laughs courtesy of Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner.
Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner might be Disney’s next farting, Hakuna Matata-quoting warthog and meerkat team, with reports coming today that the two comic actors are in talks to play Pumbaa and Timon in Jon Favreau’s upcoming Lion King remake. Show More Summary
Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen have signed on to voice gay lovers Timon and Pumbaa (respectively) in Disney’s upcoming “live action” remake of The Lion King, according to an exclusive report from The Wrap. Read more...
Comedians Billy Eichner and Seth Rogen will team up as the iconic Timon and Pumbaa for Disney's live-action remake of The Lion King.
Two well known comedians join Donald Glover and James Earl Jones in Jon Favreau's photo-real adaptation of Disney's animated classic The Lion King! Read the full article on AICN Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. THR has an interesting story...Show More Summary
Oh, Disney. Growing up in the ‘90s, Disney pretty much ruled my world. However, when the ’00s came around, the company took quite the dip in quality. Rather than focus on telling great stories, they shifted their strategy to a quick buck. Show More Summary