Alfre Woodard and John Kani are set to star in Disney's upcoming "The Lion King" remake from director Jon Favreau.
In the original animated film from 1994, Madge Sinclair voiced Sarabi while Robert Guillaume took on Rafiki.
Woodard was last seen in Netflix's Marvel series "Luke Cage" and is also set to star in Saint Judy alongside Common and Michelle Monaghan and in director Clark Johnson's Juanita in the title role.
Kani last starred in "Captain America: Civil War" and will next be seen in "Black Panther."
"The Lion King" is set to arrive in theaters July 18, 2019.