How We Know Rob Lowe And Gabrielle Union Will be Perfect as the New Simba and Nala in The Lion King Spin-Off

We lost our cool yesterday when Disney announced the cast for The Lion King’s TV movie spin-off.

The best part about the return to Pride Rock? Rob Lowe and Gabrielle Union are coming along!

Lion King Artist Creates Beautiful Tribute to Cecil the Lion

Aaron Blaise knows the majesty of lions. A former Disney animator, Blaise worked on The Lion King, serving as the supervising animator for the younger version of Nala. And it’s his profound respect for the species that comes through in digital art he made in tribute to Cecil, the Zimbabwean lion killed by an American hunter last month.

Artist Reimagines Famous Disney Animals as Humans

Admit it, you had an interspecies crush on Simba. It was hard not to! The Lion King hero was sensitive, troubled, adventurous and romantic and had a beautiful head of hair. The perfect man except for the whole, you know, lion thing.

Thanks to Tumblr artist Pugletto, you don’t need to feel strange about wanting to feel the love tonight with Simba. The 24-year-old animator has transformed this cub and other famous Disney animals into humans.

The Casts of The Lion King and Aladdin Had a Sing-Off in the Airport

A six-hour flight delay? That’s plenty of time to fit in a show – and thanks to the casts of The Lion King and Aladdin, you won’t even have to leave the airport.

Pandas Re-enact The Lion King's Most Dramatic Scene

Little Girl Tears Up Watching Mufasa Die in The Lion King

How did you react when you first saw that one scene in The Lion King? You know the one – the fall, the stampede, the disillusionment of it all?

Well, 21 years later, Mufasa’s death scene is having the exact same effect on little kids watching The Lion King for the first time. It’s a cinematic rite of passage.

Anne Hathaway and Julie Taymor Team Up on Off-Broadway Play

Anne Hathaway is returning to the New York stage in what will be a major theatrical event of the spring – starring in a one-woman Off-Broadway play directed by Julie Taymor.

Lion King's Broadway Cast Surprises N.Y.C. Subway Riders with 'Circle of Life' Sing-Along

Who says morning commutes are mundane?

The cast of Broadway’s The Lion King recently stepped onto a New York City subway car to give straphangers a stunning surprise. The performers spread throughout the car and blended in with the regular commuters – until they opened their mouths.

Summer of 1994: 20 Things America Was Obsessing Over 20 Years Ago

Close your eyes and imagine a simpler time: 20 years ago, when there were only 60 channels on cable TV and no such thing as an iPhone, or an iPad, or an iAnything. It’s the summer of 1994, emojis are an unknown entity, and Butterfinger BBs are plentiful. Sheryl Crow is spinning on your walkman, and life is good.

20 Reasons Why The Lion King Still Rules 20 Years Later

Hey, here’s something that will make you feel old! The Lion King is turning 20 on Sunday.