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Beyoncé Is Reportedly The Top Choice To Play Nala In The Live-Action Remake Of "The Lion King"

A certain queen may be on her way to Pride Rock.

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But whether Beyoncé wants to actually play Nala or not is still in question, considering the singer hasn't spoken on the matter yet.

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BuzzFeed News has reached out to representatives for Beyoncé, Jon Favreau, and Disney for comment.

So far, the highly anticipated film has filled a few roles, like that of Simba, who will be played by Donald Glover.

I just can’t wait to be king. #Simba

Favreau also announced that James Earl Jones, who voiced Mufasa in the original, would also be lending his talents to the remake.

Looking forward to working with this legend. #Mufasa

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Beyoncé Is Reportedly The Top Choice To Play Nala In The Live-Action Remake Of "The Lion King"

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UPDATE

Favreau's publicist declined to comment on the circulating reports.

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