Billy Eichner & Seth Rogen Are In Talks For Lion King Adaptation

April 25th 2017 | Published By P. Bateman


Jon Favreau's upcoming live action adaptation of The Lion King is scheduled for release in July 2019, a source has confirmed Seth Rogen & Billy Eichner are in final talks for the roles of Pumbaa & Timon. Seth will voice the role of warthog Pumbaa, and Eichner will voice the meerkat, Timon. They join the current cast of Donald Glover who will be voicing Simba and James Earl Jones who will play his father Mufasa.