A brand new trailer and poster have been revealed by Walt Disney Pictures for Disney’s upcoming live-action adaptation ALADDIN. There are amazing action sequences, more footage of Will Smith’s Genie that may or may not tickle your fancies, and the reveal of the much-beloved song ‘A Whole New World’.
A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney’s animated classic, ALADDIN is the exciting tale of the charming street rat, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine, and the Genie who may be the key to their future.
Directed by Guy Ritchie, who brings his singular flair for fast-paced, visceral action to the fictitious port city of Agrabah, ALADDIN is written by John August and Ritchie based on Disney’s Aladdin. The film stars Will Smith as the Genie; Mena Massoud as Aladdin; Naomi Scott as Jasmine; Marwan Kenzari as Jafar; Navid Negahban as the Sultan; Nasim Pedrad as Dalia; Billy Magnussen as Prince Anders; and Numan Acar as Hakim.
The film is produced by Dan Lin, p.g.a., and Jonathan Eirich, p.g.a., with Marc Platt and Kevin De La Noy serving as executive producers. Eight-time Academy Award-winning composer Alan Menken provides the score, which includes new recordings of the original songs written by Menken and Oscar-winning lyricists Howard Ashman and Tim Rice and includes two new songs written by Menken and Oscar and Tony Award-winning songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.
ALADDIN arrives in theaters nationwide May 24, 2019.