The Lion King (PG)

The McCarthy118 mins

After the murder of his father, a lion prince flees his kingdom only to learn the true meaning of responsibility and bravery.

Credits:

Director: Jon Favreau

Key Cast:

Donald Glover
Beyonce Knowles-Carter
James Earl Jones

Price: £7, £6 concessions, £5 Circle cardholders and Under 30s

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23 August - 29 August 2019
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Lions rule the African savanna in The Lion King, which welcomes Donald Glover (Atlanta, Solo: A Star Wars Story) as future king Simba and Beyonce Knowles-Carter (Dreamgirls, Lemonade visual album) as Simba's friend-turned-love interest Nala.

Captioned Screening: Saturday 24 August, 5pm


Synopsis

Lions rule the African savanna in The Lion King, which welcomes Donald Glover (Atlanta, Solo: A Star Wars Story) as future king Simba, Beyonce Knowles-Carter (Dreamgirls, Lemonade visual album) as 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, reprising his iconic performance from Disney's 1994 animated classic. Chiwetel Ejiofor (Twelve Years a Slave, Marvel Studios' Doctor Strange) was called on to portray Simba's villainous uncle Scar, and Alfre Woodard (Juanita, Marvel's Luke Cage) portrays Simba's no-nonsense mother, Sarabi. JD McCrary (OWN's Tyler Perry's The Paynes, Apple's Vital Signs) fills the shoes of Young Simba, a confident cub who can't wait to be king, and Shahadi Wright Joseph (NBC's Hairspray Live, Broadway's The Lion King) brings tough cub Young Nala to life.

trailer
dates

Friday 23 August 2019, 2.45pm

Saturday 24 August 2019, 5.00pm

Tuesday 27 August 2019, 2.45pm

Wednesday 28 August 2019, 6.45pm

Thursday 29 August 2019, 1.45pm

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