Disney Unveils Magical First Look at “Mufasa: The Lion King” and Announces All-Star Voice Cast

Hey young adventurers! Get ready to embark on an extraordinary journey to the Pride Lands as Disney releases the first trailer for “Mufasa: The Lion King,” a thrilling new film bound to captivate audiences of all ages! Directed by the talented Barry Jenkins and set to hit Australian cinemas on December 19th, this epic adventure promises to bring the magic of “The Lion King” to life like never before.

But that’s not all! Award-winning songwriter Lin-Manuel Miranda is crafting an enchanting soundtrack that will have you singing along to all your favorite tunes. With mesmerizing melodies produced by Miranda and Mark Mancina, and additional music from the legendary Lebo M, this soundtrack is sure to be a hit!

Miranda himself couldn’t contain his excitement, saying, “It’s been a joy working alongside Barry Jenkins to bring Mufasa’s story to life, and we can’t wait for audiences to experience this film in theaters.”


Join us as we delve into the captivating origins of Mufasa, the beloved lion king, through the wise narration of Rafiki. Young lion cub Kiara learns of Mufasa’s incredible journey from orphaned cub to legendary ruler of the Pride Lands. With heartwarming flashbacks and unforgettable adventures, “Mufasa: The Lion King” is a tale of courage, friendship, and destiny.

Featuring an all-star voice cast including Aaron Pierre, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Tiffany Boone, and many more, this film is packed with talent that will bring the characters to life in the most magical way possible!

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Combining live-action filmmaking with state-of-the-art CGI, “Mufasa: The Lion King” promises to transport you to a world where imagination knows no bounds. Produced by Adele Romanski and Mark Ceryak, and executive produced by Peter Tobyansen, this cinematic masterpiece is sure to reignite your love for “The Lion King.”

Prepare to roar with excitement when “Mufasa: The Lion King” hits theaters this December!