Disney releases new look at 'Aladdin' remake

13 March 2019

Walt Disney Pictures shared on Tuesday a new look at the upcoming live action film 'Aladdin'. The Guy Ritchie directed film sees Will Smith take over the mantle of the genie made famous by the late Robin Williams in the 1992 animation. Mena Massoud takes the titular role while his love interest Princess Jasmine is played by Naomi Scott.

The trailer features two of the classic songs from the original animation, 'Friend Like Me' and 'A Whole New World', which was the first ever Disney song to top the Billboard Hot 100. 'Aladdin' is set for release on May 24, 2019.