‘The Lion Guard’ will return to Disney Junior in January 2016 in TV series

By Ruma Saha | 10 months ago
‘The Lion Guard’  will return to Disney Junior in January 2016 in TV series

Disney Channel has recently announced the animated television series “The Lion Guard” (a sequel of “The Lion King” movies) is going to be premiered on January 2016.

The show is going to be premiered on 15th Jannuary (Friday) at 9:30 EST and will have repeat telecast throughout the week in Disney Junior channel. Inside the magic reports that the new series will have the adventure of Simbas’ second cub Kion, Nala and their group of animal friends. Each animal has special skills and they get united to protect their homeland, “Pride Rock” with those skills.


The report says that the cast who gives voice-over for the charecters includes Max Charles as Kion (the lions’ second cub), Rob Rowee as Simba (the lion king), Gabrielle Union as Nala (Kions’ mother and queen of the land), Blair Underwood as Makuu (the leader of crocodile), Anna Gasteyer as Reirei (the cunning jackle), Maia Mitchell as Jaisri (the friendly hyena) and James Earl Jones as Mafusa(father of Simba).

According to a report by TV series finale, Disney has announced that each of the episode of the series will include Swahili words, phrase and original songs.  At Disneys’ Animal Kingdom theme park, the education and science experts serves as consultant who on getting inspired by original stories and real experiences give advises on charecters behavior and habitat of various African animal.

Disney Television Animation produced “The Lion Guard.” The production team of “The Lion Guard” includes Ford Riley (executive Producer), Howy Parkins (supervising director), Chris willis (composer), Beau Black (singer/ songwriter) and Sarah Mirza (the language and cultural advisor).

Disney has developed an elaborate plan for its’ brand expansion which includes “The Lion Guard “ mission based mobile app game, multiple story books as well as early reader book titles from Disney Publishing Worldwide, It also includes wide range of product line that include apparel, toys , stationaries and home decors from Disney Comsumer Product band head. Disney Junior displays an emotional bond with generations of consumers.

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