The Lion Guard!

“Oh yes, the past can hurt. But from the way I see it, you can either run from it, or… learn from it.” Looks like the Disney Company is learning new ways to bring the Lion King series to homes.

This Sunday, November 22nd Disney will premiere The Lion Guard at 7 P.M  ET/PT.

The Lion Guard will premiere with an hour long movie and then followed by a TV series and book series.


It is said that Kion will assemble his friends, who all have unique abilities, to solve problems and accomplishes task to maintain a balance in the Circle of Life.



Kion (Max Charles) – the young son of Simba and Nala who assembles a group of animals to protect the Pride Lands.

Simba (Rob Lowe) – the king of the Pride Lands, and the father of Kion and Kiara.

Nala (Gabrielle Union) – the queen of the Pride Lands, and the mother of Kion and Kiara.

Kiara (Eden Riegel) – the future queen of the Pride Lands, and the older sister of Kion.

Rafiki (Khary Payton) – the shaman of the Pride Lands.

Zazu (Jeff Bennett) – the majordomo of the Pride Lands.

Timon (Kevin Schon) – a meerkat who is the childhood friend of Simba, and the adoptive father of Bunga.[3]

Pumbaa (Ernie Sabella) – a warthog who is the childhood friend of Simba, and the adoptive father of Bunga.[4]

Mufasa (James Earl Jones) – the father of Simba who died in the original film, set to appear in spirit form.

Bunga (Joshua Rush) – a honey badger who is part of the Lion Guard and the adoptive son of Timon and Pumbaa.[5]

Fuli (Diamond White) – a cheetah who is part of the Lion Guard.

Beshte (Dusan Brown) – a hippopotamus who is part of the Lion Guard.

Ono (Atticus Shaffer) – an egret who is part of the Lion Guard.

Mzingo (Johnny Rees) – a hungry Rüppell’s griffon vulture and Janja’s majordomo

Zuri (Madison Pettis) – a female lioness cub

Tiifu (Sarah Hyland) – an another female lioness cub

Janja (Andrew Kishino) – a cunning hyena leader of the Outlands

Cheezi (Vargus Mason) – a crazy hyena

Chungu (Kevin Schon) – a touchy hyena

Twiga (Alex Cartana) – a helpful giraffe


Kovu will not appear in this series due to Kiara being a cub, and The Lion Guard is also said to be set during Lion King II: Simba’s Pride.



Chloe Frazier

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