A whole new world is right. Disney has officially announced its cast for the live remake of the animated classic, “Aladdin.” Guy Ritchie is set direct.
Will Smith will star as the Genie, with Naomi Scott playing Jasmine and Mena Massoud as Aladdin. The news came out of the D23 Expo in Anaheim.
Massoud’s acting credits include the series “Jack Ryan,” “Open Heart” and “Saving Hope.”
Scott was seen most recently starring as Kimberly Hart, the Pink Ranger, in the big-screen “Power Rangers” reboot.