The Disney animation classic The Lion King is now coming to 3D thanks to months of painstaking animation work by artists. All of the favorite Lion King characters will be returning to the big screen for the first time in 3D, and there is even a Zulu language version that will be available to South African fans for the first time. This special edition will be screened at select 2D theaters in South Africa.
The film will be released nationwide on August 26th, which marks 17 years since its original release. The producer of the 3D version, Don Hahn, said that he is most proud of all the talented people who worked to make the film a reality. He said his goal is always to pick the best artists, technicians and directors and allow them to create magic together. He finds that working with these talented and creative people is the most thrilling part of his job.