1994, the year that will forever be known as the year of "The Lion King." Well 25 years later, Disney is gifting us with the live action adaptation of the beloved film. And even better, James Earl Jones is reprising his iconic role as Mufasa.
Disney released the first teaser trailer on Thanksgiving and within the first 24 hours, it racked up 225 million views, making it the most viewed Disney trailer in a 24 hour period ever. The teaser trailer is the iconic opening scene and it's a literal replica of the animated opening scene from 1994.