‘Lion King' posters released with characters and the stars behind them

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Disney has released amazing photos showing the characters from its highly-anticipated Lion King remake and the stars who voice them.

From superstar singer Beyoncé Knowles-Carter with Nala, Men in Black: International star Donald Glover with Simba, and comedian Seth Rogan with Pumba – the striking images are sure getting us even more excited for the film’s release.

Jon Favreau will direct the remake, out July 19th, which will include James Earl Jones reprising his role as Mufasa, as well as a new song from Beyoncé. The new tune is from the original-soundtrack team of Elton John and Tim Rice, and a score composed by Inception‘s Hans Zimmer.

The Crazy in Love hitmaker plays Nala, who eventually becomes Simba’s queen.