The Lion King

Beyoncé Could Finally Get Her Oscar If These Rumours Are True

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Beauty And The Beast’ may have only just hit cinemas, but Disney are already busy planning a live action remake of another favourite, ‘The Lion...

This West End Dancer Is Redefining Strength And Talent

Jen Barton | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Forget everything you thought you knew about dancers and meet Yolanda Burke. Sure, she’s elegant, graceful and beautiful. She’s also super-strong,...

The Cast Of The Lion King Reveal What It Takes To Be The Best

Jen Barton | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Day after day, night after night, the diverse cast of London’s West End production of Disney’s The Lion King work tirelessly rehearsing and perfor...

Disney Is Remaking 'The Lion King' And Fans Are Very Divided About It

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 28.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

Disney has announced plans for a remake of ‘The Lion King’, and it’s fair to say fans are divided about it. The company has revealed a “reimag...

Check Out These Guys Performing 'Just Can't Wait To Be King' From 'The Lion King' With Just Beer Bottles

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Comedy

Just when you thought their were no new ways to cover songs, The Bottle Boys have come up with a unique version of 'I Just Can't Wait To Be King' from...

Cecil Tells Son To 'Rip Dentist's F***ing Throat Out' In Brilliant 'Lion King' Parody

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 02.08.2015 | UK Comedy

It's the circle of life - lion is born, lion grows up, American dentist kills lion in illegal hunting act that outrages the world. The death of Cec...

Simon Cowell Watching The Lion King With His Son Is The Cutest

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Parents

Simon Cowell once said he wouldn't be a hands-on dad, but his Twitter feed begs to differ. Cowell shared the cute snap below showing how he spent h...

This Toddler Can't Handle When Mufasa Dies In The Lion King

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 15.04.2015 | UK Parents

This video will take you right back to how you felt the first time you saw The Lion King. Viktoria tries to be strong, but the scene when Scar kill...

The Lion King and I

Angela Gallagher | Posted 13.06.2015 | UK Parents
Angela Gallagher

Going to see The Lion King on stage was a real treat. For a few hours you can forget the worries of your child whooping, calling out and assisted toilet visits because everything here is normal behaviour.

Still The Best Moment In 'The Lion King'...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's 20 years today since one of Disney's greatest modern fairytales first came to the screen, with the adventures of 'The Lion King'. A new King ...

WATCH: 'The Lion King' Gets An Honest Trailer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Comedy

"Journey to Pride Rock, an animal kingdom with some incredible borders... and where all the African animals talk like they're British." Yes, it's a...

WATCH: Lion King Cast Sing 'Circle Of Life' On Plane

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Comedy

Well, you've got to kill that time between boarding and taking off somehow, haven't you? And if you're in the cast of 'The Lion King'... you do thi...

What Would Disney Characters Be Like Without Their Beards?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Some of Disney's most famous characters have been given something of a dramatic makeover, thanks to a cartoonist who has re-imagined them without thei...

WATCH: Kids Present Puppy To Their Parents, Lion King-Style

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Comedy

"My siblings and I presented our parents with a puppy," writes Redditor ballroomaddict. "Decided to do so Lion King style." And they're not wrong. ...

WATCH: Dog Watches 'The Lion King', Get Emotional

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.05.2013 | UK Comedy

Dogs, eh? They're just like us! No, really. And if you're not convinced, just watch this new viral video. "My 3yr old chug (pug/chihuahua mix) l...

The Book of Mormon Arrives in London, Prepare to be Converted

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 11.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

A night full of great songs, a talented cast and one or two outrageous moments, quite frankly, the Mormons had me at "Hello".

WATCH: Elderly Men Sing Beautifully

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.01.2013 | UK Comedy

What's that? No, it's nothing. We just have something in our eye. Yes, move over cat who just wants to be petted. There's a new heatwarming viral v...

The Brave People of Disney

Jack Blackburn | Posted 17.11.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jack Blackburn

There are no greater magicians in the modern age than the storytellers of Pixar, but they should not carry it alone. No-one at Pixar would claim that digital animation is the only way. They all fell in love with hand-drawn and stop motion work as children, and those mediums deserve their place still. They too can delight the child.

Theatre on the Road - Starlight Express and Phantom of the Opera

Chris Cox | Posted 07.08.2012 | Home
Chris Cox

Two relics of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical success in the 80s are currently touring UK theatres in re-designed productions that bring us singing ghosts and dancing trains.

Caroline Frost

Want To Write The Perfect Script? | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

When we settle down in the cinema and lose ourselves in two hours of fantasy, romance and thriller, it’d be nice to know the script popped seamlessl...

PICTURES: Meerkat Triplets Named After Lion King Characters

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2012 | UK

These three baby meerkats have been named Timon, Pumbaa and Rafiki - after characters from the Disney film The Lion King. The triplets were born th...

Forget Peppa! We Expose Other Famous Anti-Social Pigs

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Poor Peppa Pig. Not only does she have to contend with being two-dimensional - she's also come under fire for her bad behaviour. Yes, British paren...

WATCH: Dark Knight Rises Trailer Parody 'The Lion King Rises'

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Comedy

If there's one movie pretty much everyone's looking forward to in 2012, it's Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises. And if there's one movie pr...