We’ve got sensational news! Scar is coming to The Lion Guard! That’s right! David Oyelowo is going to voice Scar in The Lion Guard on Disney Junior. The animated series continues the epic story of The Lion King and will premiere its second season on Friday July 7 with two back-to-back episodes. We’ll first hear the vocal talents of stage, film, and television actor David Oyelowo on Saturday July 29, when Scar appears in a special extended episode titled “The Rise of Scar.” Here is an amazing pic of David Oyelowo recording vocals for the villainous lion:Scar will appear after Simba (voiced by Rob Lowe) and Nala’s (voiced by Gabrielle Union) son, Kion (voiced by Max Charles), uses the Roar of the Elders in a fit of anger, which will unintentionally summon Scar in the flames of a volcano! We are so excited for the return of this lion villain. Take a look at Scar’s face in volcanic flames:Epic.
Here’s a video of David Oyelowo talking about voicing the iconic, villainous lion:
We’ll definitely be prepared to watch The Lion Guard’s second season starting July 7.
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