THE LION KING THE LION KING DIRECTED BY: Roger Allers Rob Minkoff
THE VOICE CAST An Animated movie, with many voice over artists rendering their voices. Jonathan Taylor Thomas – Voice of Simba Madge Sinclair Voice of Queen Sarabi Jeremy Irons – Voice of Scar James Earl Jones – Voice of King Mufasa
MORE INFORMATION Released on: - June 15, 1994 Directors : Roger Allers Rob Minkoff Producer : Don Hahn Writers : Irene Mecchi Jonathan Roberts Linda Woolverton Based on : “Hamlet” by William Shakespeare Music by: Hans Zimmer Editor: Ivan Bilancio Sequel : - The Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride (Released in 1998)
STORYLINE One of the most popular Disney animated musicals. • Simba, a young cub begins life as an honored prince, the son of the powerful King Mufasa. • The cub's happy childhood turns tragic when his evil uncle, Scar, murders Mufasa and drives Simba away from the kingdom. • In exile, the young lion befriends the comically bumbling pair of Pumbaa the warthog and Timon the meerkat and lives a carefree jungle life. • As he approaches adulthood, however, he is visited by the spirit of his father, who instructs him to defeat the nefarious Scar and reclaim his rightful throne.
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