Jon Favreau’s live-action remake of ‘The Lion King’ have added Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner to the cast to voice Timon and Pumbaa.
Already announced is Donald Glover as the voice of Simba and James Earl Jones will return to give life to Mufasa.
In the original film, Timon and Pumbaa were the loveable meerkat and warthog best friends who accept Simba as one of their own before joining him on his adventure.
Rogen has been a voice actor in ‘Kung Fu Panda’, ‘Monsters vs. Aliens’ and ‘Sausage Party’ while Eichner is best known as the host of ‘Billy On The Street’.
The live-action musical is currently on track for 19 July 19, 2019 release while production of the film is said to begin next month.