Cast List For Lion King Remake At Townsquare Media
Disney has people going absolutely wild after they announced the cast for the live-action adaption of The Lion King. The cast is pretty impressive and includes legendary actors and actresses including Beyoncé, James Earl Jones, Donald Glover, John Oliver, and Keegan Michael-Kay.
Simba - Varacchi
Nala - Liz Jeressi
Mufasa - Shawn Michaels
92.7 WOBM's Morning Co-Host Shawn has been in the broadcasting industry for over 25 years so he knows what he is doing. He is wise and always carries himself with class and poise; aka the perfect charisma for Mufasa
Pumba - Nicole Murray
This one is very simple because 94.3 The Point's Nicole loves food. she is always hungry and you will always find her eating. Nicole can be a great friend and very loyal, especially when you are in a bind, but unfortunately food will always trump all.
Timon - Justin Louis
92.7 WOBM's Justin gives pretty good advice but also is pretty funny. Plus, Justin and Nicole bond over their obsession over food. Doughnuts, pizza, chipotle.....all are loved in our hearts.
Zazu - Matt Ryan
94.3 The Point's Matt Is able to look at the whole picture and give you advice after weighing all of his options out. He will tell you what is good, what is bad, and what is just plain stupid.
Scar - Lou Russo
94.3 The Point's Morning Co-Host is a trouble maker in mini size; and he even has the evil laugh to match. If everything in the Townsquare Media building is calm, then Lou Russo is not satisfied.
Rafiki - Andy Chase
105.7 The Hawk's Andy has a wise and giving heart. Andy just wants to get through the day happy and with energy. Plus, plus all you need is some white spray paint for his beard and he is all set to play Rafiki.