Disney has now confirmed the full line up for the Lion King live-action remake with a star studded cast. Having great success with the likes of Cinderella directed by Kenneth Branagh and Bill Condon’s Beauty and The Beast, Walt Disney Pictures are up for the challenge on remaking one of the biggest and most loved animated films.

The Lion King is also known for it’s beautiful and meaningful soundtrack and with this in mind, Hans Zimmer is also back to compose the score for the Live action remake.

Directed by Jon Favreau is set to hit cinemas summer 2019.