The Lion King Movie production

The Lion King movie poster

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Distributor U.S. Release

Storylines 1

Set on the African savannah, the story told of a young lion named Simba who is is cast out into the wilderness after his father, Mufasa, is killed by his evil uncle Scar. Years later, Simba returns to reclaim his throne.
a modified formulation from on September 28, 2016

Production History as of April 29, 2018



Currently shooting in Los Angeles.



Disney has fast-tracked a live-action/CG version of the animated classic The Lion King.

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