Disney releases first look of Will Smith as blue Genie in ‘Aladdin’
During this year’s Grammy Awards, viewers were treated to a new trailer for the upcoming live-action Aladdin film.
The newest trailer includes a first look at Naomi Scott as Jasmine, Marwan Kenzari as Jafar, and Will Smith as Genie (in blue). Entertainment Weekly previously gave readers a look at the upcoming characters. But the images included the Genie in his human form.
Check out the new trailer here:
“Aladdin” is the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future. Directed by Guy Ritchie, who brings his singular flair for fast-paced, visceral action to the fictitious port city of Agrabah, the film is written by John August and Ritchie based on Disney’s animated classic “Aladdin.”
Aladdin stars Mena Massoud (Jack Ryan) as Aladdin, Naomi Scott (Power Rangers) as Jasmine, Will Smith (Bad Boys) as the iconic Genie, Marwan Kenzari (The Mummy 2017) as the villainous Jafar, Numan Acar (Prison Break) as Head of the guards Akim, Navid Negahban (Homeland) as The Sultan, Nasim Pedrad (SNL) as Dalia and Billy Magnussen (Into The Woods) as Prince Anders.
Aladdin will hit theaters on May 24, 2019.