Global superstar Will Smith is all set to transform into the beloved Genie in the much anticipated live action remake of Disney’s Aladdin.
Will Smith tapped into the eccentric character as he put on a lively display alongside co-stars Naomi Scott and Mena Massoud at a gala screening for the film, held at Paris’ Cinema Le Grand Rex on Wednesday evening.
The megastar was at his trademark funniest best, as he took selfies, met his hordes of fans and even jokingly proposed to British actress Naomi, 26, during the event.
The cast mates attended the film’s premiere – including a gala screening, photo call, and press conference.
They were joined by director Guy Ritchie and composer Alan Menken. The City of Light was the first stop on the Magic Carpet World Tour that will continue over the next two weeks, which you can follow at #MagicCarpetTour.
Disney India is all set to take local audiences on a magical journey to a whole new world this summer. Disney’s Aladdin, a thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of the most-loved animated classic flies into theatres in India on 24th May 2019. The animated version that had taken the world by storm in 1992 has established a legendary status amongst fans, especially with its blockbuster music. Now, with the re-imagination of the timeless songs, melodious music, classic romance and spellbinding magic, Disney’s Aladdin promises to be a perfect entertainer again.
About Aladdin: A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney’s animated classic, Aladdin is the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future. Directed by Guy Ritchie, the film stars Will Smith as the larger-than-life Genie, Mena Massoud as the charming scoundrel Aladdin, Naomi Scott (“Power Rangers”) as Jasmine, the beautiful, self-determined princess and Marwan Kenzari as Jafar, the powerful sorcerer.
Disney’s Aladdin releases on 24th May 2019 in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.