Looks like it the film will be a ‘roaring’ success!
The trailer for The Lion King remake is now Disney’s most-watched trailer debut ever.
The clip is narrated by James Earl Jones (back as Mufasa) with shots of the African plains and animals, giving an insight into how the original story will be given new life with CGI.
A day after the video went live online; Disney announced that the teaser trailer for The Lion King remake had become the most-viewed Disney trailer debut with over 224 million views in a day.
Avengers: Infinity War is the only film that’s beaten it with 230 million views in a day.
Set for release in July next year, the film will feature Donald Glover and Beyoncé, and Elton John is confirmed to be working on the soundtrack. Check out the original trailer above.