Will Smith Set To Play The Genie In Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ Remake

The one and only, Will Smith is back at it again. Rapper turned actor, turned rapper and actor, Will Smith is back in the news with his latest part. Today the word on the e-streets is that Will Smith Set To Play The Genie In Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ Remake. Disney has been on a role lately remaking their classic films such as Snow White, The Jungle Book, Sleeping Beauty (as Maleficent) and Beauty And The Beast.

Well with Aladdin coming to life soon Disney revealed some big news recently regarding the film. Disney took to their annual D23 Expo this past Saturday and announced that they found their first three cast members. Mena Massoud will portray Aladdin, Naomi Scott has been cast as Princess Jasmine, and Will Smith will play the genie. The film is set to be directed by Guy Ritchie. We cannot wait! Speak your thoughts on it after the jump and stay tuned for much more from Aladdin coming soon!

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