Alfre Woodard, who played the corrupt Harlem politician Mariah Dillard in Netflix’s “Luke Cage,” will play Simba’s mother, Sarabi, in the upcoming “Lion King” remake.Civil War actor John Kani will voice Rafiki, the wise Mandrill (a baboon-like species of primate) who teaches important life lessons to main character Simba.Chiwetel Ejiofor in Talks to Voice Scar in 'Lion King' Remake (Exclusive)The “Lion King” remake, which debuted its first exclusive sneak peek for fans at the D23 Expo last month, will be directed by Jon Favreau from a screenplay by Jeff Nathanson.The project is currently filming in Los Angeles, where Favreau shot his last film, the CGI/live-action hybrid remake of “The Jungle Book.”
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