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John Oliver voice Not in new The Lion King

John Oliver voice Not in new The Lion King

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Talkshowpresentator John Oliver is the voice of roodsnaveltok Not have a say in the new live-action version of The Lion King.

That reports The Wrap. Earlier it was announced that Donald Glover in the film is heard as Simba, and James Earl Jones as Mufasa. Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner signed up for the roles of Pumbaa and Timon.

The remake of The Lion King is directed by Jon Favreau, who last year was responsible for the remake of The Jungle Book. For the new film will have the same techniques worked to make the animals ‘bring it to life.’

Oliver has experience as a voice actor. The presenter was previously featured in The Simpsons and Bob’s Burgers and the voice said in Hip Smurf for the smurfenfilms from 2011 and 2013.

The Lion King must be in July 2019 premiere.

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