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THE LION KING PREMIERE, LA

The World Premiere Of Disney's "THE LION KING" |  Photo Courtesy of Disney/image.net

The World Premiere Of Disney's "THE LION KING" | Photo Courtesy of Disney/image.net

When: Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Hot Spot: Los Angeles, CA

Deets: Filmmakers, talent and special guests celebrated Disney’s “The Lion King” tonight in Hollywood. The movie, which opens on July 19, 2019, welcomes beloved characters back to the big screen in a whole new way. Check out images from the world premiere and feel free to share them with your readers. A new clip featuring “Circle of Life” also debuted tonight during the event livestream.

Spotted: Attending the event were the stars from “The Lion King,” including Donald Glover, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, Seth Rogen, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Alfre Woodard, Billy Eichner, John Kani, Florence Kasumba, Eric André, Keegan-Michael Key, JD McCrary, Shahadi Wright Joseph, Chance the Rapper. Also in attendance were members of the team behind the film, including Jon Favreau, p.g.a. (director/producer), Jeff Nathanson (screenwriter), Jeffrey Silver, p.g.a. (producer), Karen Gilchrist, p.g.a. (producer), Tom Peitzman (executive producer), Caleb Deschanel (director of photography), James Chinlund (production designer), Adam Gerstel (editor), John Bartnicki (co-producer), Hans Zimmer (composer), Lebo M (creator/producer African vocal/choir arrangements), Robert Legato, ASC, (VFX supervisor). The event also welcomed a host of special guests and celebrities. 

Hint For The Average Socialite: This is strictly invite only.

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Disney's The Lion King opens in theatres July 19, 2019. 

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Earlier Event: July 9
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Later Event: July 10
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