Live Action Lion King Footage Perfectly Captures Animated Classic

Live Action Lion King Footage Perfectly Captures Animated Classic

The first look at Disney’s upcoming live action The Lion King film from director John Favreau was shown at D23 Expo, and goodness gracious, it knocked my damn socks off.

Disney has turned a lot of its animated classics into live action films already, and with new takes on Dumbo, Aladdin and Mulan on the horizon, it’s not stopping anytime soon. But Favreau proved with The Jungle Book that the technology developed to bring these animals to life through CGI did create an immersive new adventure that justified its existence.

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Live Action Lion King Footage Perfectly Captures Animated Classic