Aladdin: The movie stars and TV stars of Disney’s Aladdin
The first film in the Aladdin franchise, which opened in the U.S. in 1989 and has sold more than 300 million copies worldwide, is set to be released on Friday.
The new film will mark the first Disney film to be shot in a new studio, which is set for completion this fall.
Aladdin director Bill Condon will helm the movie, which also stars Ansel Elgort, Richard E. Grant, Jason Sudeikis, Richard Schiff, and Jennifer Lee.
The movie will have the benefit of a new and improved sound track, which will feature songs from The Sound of Music, the original Broadway musical, as well as new music from the Disney Classics Collection, a series of albums featuring original songs written by Disney artists.
The new film, which has a budget of $150 million, will star the likes of Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, and Jason Sudes.
Read more: Disney’s new film Aladdin Disney has long been working on a movie adaptation of the book series by J.K. Rowling, and this summer, the studio announced a second film.
Disney will be producing Aladdin, which was previously known as Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.
Sources: Disney, ABC News, Disney Classics