New Aladdin trailer from the 2019 Grammys introduces Will Smith’s Genie
A trailer for Disney’s upcoming live-action adaptation of Aladdin aired during the 20189 Grammys finally gave everyone what they wanted — Will Smith’s Genie.
The first teaser for the film, which debuted in October 2018, left the Genie out. New images of Smith in costume as the popular and beloved character have since been released. Entertainment Weekly spoke to Smith about the role, which was originally performed by the late Robin Williams, in December 2018. Smith also spoke about the differences between his version of the character and Williams’.
Aladdin is directed by Guy Ritchie and stars Mena Massoud as Aladdin, Naomi Scott as Jasmine and Will Smith in the role of Aladdin’s flamboyant friend, Genie.
Aladdin will be released on May 24th, 2019.
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February 10, 2019 at 08:04PM