New cast photo for 'The Lion King' has us feeling no worries for the rest of our days

Fans of The Lion King are sure to feel the love when they see the latest photo of some of the cast!

On Wednesday, Seth Rogen shared a behind-the-scenes look at the upcoming 2019 remake of the classic Disney film on Instagram. The pic was taken in the recording studio where they're making the animated film, and features Rogen alongside his co-stars, Donald Glover and Billy Eichner as well as director Jon Favreau.

Glover, 35, had the most Disney spirit in the shot thanks to his red Donald Duck sweater. As for Rogen, 36, he wore a yellow shirt and dark baseball cap, while Eichner, 40, opted for a blue flannel over a T-shirt. Lastly, Favreau, 51, rocked a black graphic T-shirt. 

The group is clearly hard at work on the highly-anticipated remake, where Glover is set to star as Simba, Rogen will take on the role of Pumbaa and Eichner will voice Timon. In addition to the famous trio pictured, Beyonce will star as Nala, while Keegan-Michael Key, Chiwetel Ejiofor, James Earl Jones and John Oliver are also set to appear.

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Back in April, Eichner told ET that he was already "having a blast" making the flick.

"It's a long process, because we started last August and it doesn't come out until July 2019, but I've been doing some singing," he told ET's Sophie Schillaci. "We recorded a bunch of the songs. It's been me, Seth Rogen, Donald Glover singing 'Hakuna Matata.' Life is very surreal and fun."

As for Glover, he told ET in May that he was ready for the role, despite it being "a little intimidating." 

"They're like, 'So here are the lyrics,' and I'm like, 'I know the lyrics! Don't worry,'" Glover said. "I was in fourth grade when this came out."

Old photos of Disney World
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Old photos of Disney World
(Original Caption) Disney: Pastel colored castle, where 'Sleeping Beauty was awakened by the Prince's kiss,' is the entrance to Fantasyland. Here also are the diamond minews of the Seven Dwarfs, Alice in Wonderland's looking glass world, and the habitat of many other characters in Walt Disney's famed cartoons.
THE GRAND OPENING OF WALT DISNEY WORLD -- Pictured: Goofy, Pluto, Julie Andrews, Pinocchio performs on Main Street U.S.A. in the Magic Kingdom -- Photo by: NBCU Photo Bank
THE GRAND OPENING OF WALT DISNEY WORLD -- Pictured: Mickey Mouse (center) with Disney World cast members -- Photo by: NBC/NBCU Photo Bank
THE GRAND OPENING OF WALT DISNEY WORLD -- Pictured: Julie Andrews (center) performs on Main Street U.S.A. in the Magic Kingdom -- Photo by: NBCU Photo Bank
4th August 1972: A topiary model of an elephant at Disney World, Florida. (Photo by Alan Band/Keystone/Getty Images)
December 1960: Entrance to Adventureland at Disneyland, California. (Photo by Alan Band/Keystone Features/Getty Images)
(Original Caption) Prime Minister Nehru, of India, is shown as he toured Disneyland, World Famous amusement park, accompanied by Walt Disney, who drove the Prime Minister in an old fashioned electric vehicle. Prime Minister Nehru will spend the next two days in the Los Angeles area as part of his visit to the United States.
31st October 1969: Landscape artist Charlie Sepulveda creating life size topiary Disney characters for the Walt Disney World entertainment centre in Orlando, Florida (Photo by Alan Band/Keystone/Getty Images)
13th November 1969: The first phase of Walt Disney World under construction at Orlando, Florida. Covering 27,000 acres, it is the world's largest recreation centre. (Photo by Alan Band/Fox Photos/Getty Images)
THE GRAND OPENING OF WALT DISNEY WORLD -- Pictured: Julie Andrews performs in front of Prince Charming Regal Carrousel in the Magic Kingdom -- Photo by: NBC/NBCU Photo Bank
THE GRAND OPENING OF WALT DISNEY WORLD -- Pictured: Julie Andrews (center) performs on Main Street U.S.A. in the Magic Kingdom -- Photo by: NBCU Photo Bank
THE GRAND OPENING OF WALT DISNEY WORLD -- Pictured: Julie Andrews on Main Street U.S.A. in the Magic Kingdom -- Photo by: NBC/NBCU Photo Bank
APR 7 1972, APR 10 1972; Denver-Made Dune Buggies Heading for Disney World; Gail Kauffman of Unique Mobility Inc., manufacturer of The Englewood firm recently bought a half-interest in a dune buggies at 3730 S. Jason St., Englewood, perches leisure-car rental operation at Orlando - home of Disney on one of the 21 units ready to be loaded onto Santa Fe World - and will manage the operation with a fleet of 70 rail cars over the weekend for a trip to Orlando, Fla. dune buggies, all being shipped by rail from Denver.; (Photo By Bill Johnson/The Denver Post via Getty Images)
THE GRAND OPENING OF WALT DISNEY WORLD -- Pictured: Julie Andrews on Main Street U.S.A. in the Magic Kingdom (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
ORLANDO, FL - DECEMBER 1: Boston College Cheerleaders along with the BC band perform out in front of the Cinderella Castle at in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World in Orlando, December 1982. BC was in town to play Auburn in the Tangerine Bowl. (Photo by John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
US Secretary of Education William Bennett, his wife Elayne, son John and an unidentified woman and girl, waving flags and parading down Main Street USA in an old-fashioned fire truck while on a visit to Disney World. (Photo by Robert Sherbow/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)
THE MAGICAL WORLD OF DISNEY -- 'Disneyland's 35th Anniversary Celebration' Episode 15 -- Pictured: (l-r) Roy E. Disney, Michael Eisner, Ronald Reagan, Art Linkletter, Robert Cummings -- (Photo by: Alice S. Hall/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Warren Beatty and Ron Galella during Press Conference For 'Dick Tracy' at Disney World in Orlando, Florida, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Crowds at Main Street of Disney World (Photo by Jonathan Blair/Corbis via Getty Images)
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Group portrait of entire Walt Disney World staff, including cast of costumed Disney characters in fore, standing in front of Cinderella Castle prior to the grand opening of the amusement park. (Photo by Yale Joel/The LIFE Picture Collection via Getty Images)
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Views of Disney World's Skyway multicolored cable cars passing over Fantasyland on way to Tomorrowland. (Photo by Ray Fisher/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)
Disney World in Florida: exterior of Cinderella's Castle lit up at night and reflected in artificial stream. (Photo by Ray Fisher/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)
Interior of the Contemporary Resort Hotel's Grand Canyon Concourse lobby, whose ceiling is 14 stories high and has monorail terminal (background) ,at Disney World. (Photo by Ray Fisher/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images)

When it comes to working with Beyonce, Glover only had wonderful things to say. "Just hearing her do it, it's been like, 'Man, this is a really special thing,'" he shared.

Rogen, meanwhile, told ET's Courtney Tezeno that making the movie was "thrilling" and "amazing for many reasons."

“One is because I’m a big fan of The Lion King. Two is because it’s the most expensive movie I'll have anything to do with probably, so that’s thrilling," he said in July. "Jon Favreau, the director, I’ve known since I was 18, is a very close friend of mine. So again, it’s always exciting to get to work with people that you know well. Yeah and we're good friends. Overall it's surreal. It will be weird when it comes out.”

8 secret places you didn't know existed at Disney Land
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Real suite in Cinderella's castle

Cinderella’s Castle in Disney World isn’t just for show—it actually is home to the only hotel suite in Magic Kingdom. A pumpkin carriage acts like an elevator to deliver guests to the space, which features two beds and a pullout couch in a regal interior, complete with stained glass, ornate columns, and a working fireplace. Unfortunately, you can’t book a room—you need to be invited, such as by winning a contest. Don't miss these other insider secrets to having the best Disney vacation.


VIP restaurant

In the heart of Disneyland’s New Orleans Square is a winding staircase leading to the five-star restaurant Club 33. You can’t just expect to walk in and get a seat though. The only way to get in is by being a member or a guest of a member, and rumor has it there's a 14-year waiting list to be accepted. Find out more about Club 33’s history and what it takes to become a VIP.


Dream Suite in Disneyland

Right around the corner from Club 33 and above the Pirates of the Caribbean ride is an elevator leading to another elite hotel. Like the Cinderella suite, you can’t book a room unless invited, but those VIP guests are in for a treat. A button in the master bedroom makes the lighting moody with the moon and clouds projected on the wall, and a panel in the bathroom turns on Fantasia music and makes stars appear on the ceiling. A massive parlor has a French Provincial theme, based on Walt Disney’s designs for his apartment on Main Street that never came to be, according to Entertainment Weekly. VIP suite or not, check out these 14 ways to save money on a Disney vacation.


Basketball court in the Matterhorn ride

Near the top of Disneyland’s Matterhorn Bobsleds ride is a secret, attic-like room with a basketball hoop and floor markings. The room started as a resting place for the Disney employees who climb the “mountain,” then transformed into a mini half-court when one worker brought a basketball hoop when the weather kept staff from climbing. Find out where a brand new Disney park will be built.


Walt Disney's private apartment

Walt Disney had a 500-square-foot apartment built above the firehouse on Main Street that he would stay in when he visited. Employees used to know he was in town because they’d see the lamp on a table turned on. The suite isn’t open to the public, but you can still spot it from the street; the park keeps that lamp on 24/7 as a tribute to its founder. Learn the cheapest (and most expensive) times to book a Disney trip.


Train named for Mrs. Disney

Four out of five Disneyland Railroad trains are named after locomotive legends, while the last is in honor of animator Ward Kimball. Every now and then, you’ll see a fifth car added to the end called the Lilly Belle, named after Walt’s wife, Lillian Disney, who helped design it. The car used to be VIP-only, but you can now reserve it for a special two-hour tour. Find out how to beat the crowds at Disney, even during its peak season.


Wishing wells

Tucked to the right of Sleeping Beauty Castle, by the moat, is a surprisingly serene garden called Snow White Grotto. The area features marble figurines of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, which were sent to Walt Disney anonymously from Italy. Snow White’s voice floats over the area and echoes in the Wishing Well. Toss in a coin and make a wish—your money will be donated to children’s charities to make their wishes come true, too. There’s a similar wishing well in Disney World, too. Walking toward Tomorrowland on the right side of Cinderella’s Castle, you’ll find an easy-to-miss alcove leading to Cinderella’s Wishing Well, which also donates its coins. Learn more little-known differences between Disneyland and Disney World.

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Inside tour of the riverboats

Riding the Mark Twain Riverboat in Disneyland or the Liberty Belle in Disney World is one thing, but it’s surprisingly easy to get a chance to get behind the wheel. While you’re still at the dock, just let an employee know you’re interested in checking out the captain’s quarters. As long as you aren’t with a huge group and no one else has beat you to the request, you’ll probably be allowed up to steer the ship and signal to other boats. Just leave these 15 surprising things banned from Disney parks at home.



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