Disney‘s live-action take on ‘The Lion King’ is easily one of modern cinema’s most anticipated movies.
And its buzz was just cranked up a notch courtesy of Entertainment Weekly.
The magazine has unleashed a striking set of stills from the Jon Favreau production, which is anchored by Donald Glover (as Simba) and Beyonce (as Nala).
Showcasing the incredible artistry that has gone into re-creating the film’s backdrop, the shots arrive two weeks after the first full length trailer for the flick was uncaged.
Beyond providing up-close looks at the likes of Simba, Scar, and Rafiki, the feature saw director Favreau open up about Beyonce’s involvement in what many are already deeming the film of the decade.
Dive below for more on ‘The Lion King’ (which hits theaters worldwide on July 19th)…