BRITISH ACTOR CHIWETEL EJIOFOR IS THE VOICE OF SCAR IN DISNEY’S LIVE-ACTION REMAKE OF LION KING.

Giving the 1994 award-winning animated classic a live-action remake director Jon Favreau (“The Jungle Book,” “Iron Man”) takes on ‘“The Lion King,” with a superstar vocal cast. Donald Glover (“Atlanta,” “Solo: A Star Wars Story”) voices future king Simba, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter (“Dreamgirls”) voices Simba’s friend-turned-love interest Nala, and James Earl Jones (“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” “Field of Dreams”) as Simba’s wise and loving father, Mufasa, reprises his iconic performance from Disney’s original 1994 animated classic.

Oscar-nominated Ejiofor (“Twelve Years a Slave”, “Doctor Strange”) voices Simba’s wicked uncle Scar. TBB Talks caught up with the actor to get deep into how he found his inner Scar …


The Lion King is in UK cinemas now.