Updated on Apr 12, 2019. Posted on Apr 10, 2019

    Here's The First Full Trailer For Disney's Live-Action "Lion King"

    We get a first look at Beyoncé's Nala and Chiwetel Ejiofor's Scar.

    Prepare to feel all the emotions, because Disney just dropped the first full trailer for its remake of The Lion King!!!

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    The trailer treats us to even more of the glorious animation we got to see in the short teaser that dropped in November.

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    We see baby Simba exploring his kingdom.

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    And we also get our first glimpse of the seriously creepy live-action(-ish) Scar, voiced by Chiwetel Ejiofor.

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    There's a quick shot of Nala — who will, of course, be voiced by Beyoncé, although we haven't been blessed enough to hear that just yet.

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    Plus there's this re-creation of one of the most iconic shots of the animated original.

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    And the whole thing is set to James Earl Jones speaking Mufasa's wisdom, in addition to a score that has me crying before I've even stepped inside the cinema.

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    The Lion King will be released on July 19.


    The Lion King will be released on July 19. An earlier version of this post misstated the date.

    Ellie Bate is a celebrity reporter and talent coordinator at BuzzFeed UK and is based in London.

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