In it, we get a first look at Will Smith as the magical Genie.
n addition to Smith, Mena Massoud is Aladdin and Naomi Scott is Jasmine, among others. Marwan Kenzari, Nasim Pedrad, Billy Magnussen and Numan Acar also star. Guy Ritchie directed the pic.
Aladdin in the latest live-action take on aDisneyclassic, following the likes of Maleficent, Beauty and the Beast and The Jungle Book . Next up on the list after Aladdin : the Jon Favreau-directed The Lion King on July 19.
Aladdin was the highest-grossing film of 1992 and became the first animated film to reach the half-billion mark. It was the highest-grossing animated film of all time until surpassed by The Lion King. The animated film won two Oscars and its soundtrack won a Grammy.
Aladdin hits theaters on May 24.