The first reactions of Disney's The Lion King are in: worthy of the original from 1994

The first reactions of Disneys The Lion King are in: worthy of the original from 1994

Can you feel the love tonight? Yes. Yes, Disney, you can.

We learned in 2016 that Disney was going to make a live-action version of The Lion King. Disney made another announcement after raising our collective eyebrows and punching "live action" into Google Search. Nala, the best friend of Simba, the lion cube you know is "good," but don't understand why -- Beyonce Knowles-Carter will play Nala.

Disney, make that thing heck out! That's what it did, and now Hollywood's world premiere social media reactions are rolling in. You can travel through the promotional posters, trailers, teasers and a preview of the song before that -- Can You Feel The Love Tonight, a duet with Beyonce and Donald Glover playing Simba. There's this completely related clip of a lion fighting 20 hyenas as well.

Here's what people thought about the remake of Disney's The Lion King, with Seth Rogen as Pumbaa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar, Billy Eichner as Timon, John Oliver as Zazu and James Earl Jones as Mufasa. "The King of the Lion... was more than anything I ever wanted," wrote one user of Twitter. Another wrote: "It's a visual masterpiece that's going to make you smile and cry all the time."

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