‘The Lion Guard’ Begins Production

Production for a new Disney animated television series and movie, The Lion Guard, has begun. Based off the original Disney animated movie, The Lion King, the series will be aimed towards audiences of children ages two to seven. While the series is set to debut in early 2016, the movie is said to premiere in the fall of 2015 on Disney Junior and the Disney Channel.

Lionkingtv

The story line is based off of the second born cub, Kion, from Simba and Nala. He goes through many adventures trying to figure out the rules of the Pride Land. Throughout the series, he is accompanied by many companions such as Beshte the hippo and Ono the egret. On top of the new cast, there will also be special appearances from well known characters such as Timon, Pumbaa and Rafiki just to name a few. 

lionkingtv2

To help encompass values such as conservation, family, and community, wildlife experts from Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park have been added to the team to provide information. Concepts such as problem solving and diversity will also be discussed in the show. 

How do you feel about a television series and movie based off of The Lion King?

Share:

Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest
LinkedIn

Share your thoughts and comment!

SUBSCRIBE

* indicates required

GEEKS CORNER PODCAST

TOP POSTS

New LEGO Haunted Mansion Set Coming in August
Sam Eagle Unveils New Logo Unveiled for The Muppets at Magic Kingdom
Pirates of the Caribbean Reopens at Disneyland
Disney Wish Utilizes New Technology and Design to Make One of the World's Most Efficient Ships
Check Out the Lineup of Performers for the 2022 Eat to the Beat Concert Series at EPCOT
Disney Announces that Tiana's Bayou Adventure Will Be Arriving in Disney Parks in 2024