Aladdin

Release date:TBD

Studio:Walt Disney Pictures

Director:Guy Ritchie

MPAA Rating:N/A

Screenwriter:

Starring:Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Will Smith

Genre:Fantasy, Family

Plot Summary:

Guy Ritchie will direct the live-action "Aladdin" for Disney. The film will reportedly keep the musical elements of the 1992 film.

The 1992 animated "Aladdin" was co-directed by Ron Clements and John Musker, famously featured Robin Williams as the film’s genie, along with Scott Weinger as Aladdin, Jonathan Freeman as Jafar, Linda Larkin as Princess Jasmine, Frank Welker as Aladdin’s monkey pal Abu, plus Douglas Seale as The Sultan, and Gilbert Gottfried as Iago. Aladdin was nominated for five Academy Awards and won two, including Best Original Score and Best Original Song for “A Whole New World.”