Disney is etching it's way through their 90's classic animations with live-actions remakes, and Aladdin is the latest pone (and one of the greatest t) to be dished up.
Will Smith plays the huge character of the Genie, a role that was voiced by our one and only Robin Williams in the 1992 movie. Obviously, the legacy of Williams still booms when talking about Aladdin and the genie character. Actually his legacy just lives on well in general.
With that in mind, Smith offered up his own tribute to Williams' work in the original film with an image bringing his genie and Williams' together (including a shout out to Disney character designer Luigi Lucarelli for creating the new artwork):
Aladdin hits the cinemas in May. Get yourself ready by having a sneak peek:
Here's the Disney 'renaissance' films for this year:
KEY RELEASE DATES
- Aladdin (2019) release date: May 24, 2019
- The Lion King (2019) release date: Jul 19, 2019
- Dumbo (2019) release date: Mar 29, 2019
- Mulan (2020) release date: Mar 27, 2020