Beyoncé Has Officially Joined Disney's Live-Action Lion King!

It's official Beyoncé will be a part of Disney's upcoming live-action version of its beloved animated film, "The Lion King."

Queen Bey will be playing the character of Nala, a lion who is the love interest of Simba.

She'll join an all-star cast that includes Donald Glover as Simba and James Earl Jones, who is reprising his role from the animated film as Mufasa.

Others stars in the cast include Chiwetel Ejiofor, John Oliver, Seth Rogen and Alfre Woodard.

According to Disney, the film will be a "new take" on the now classic story of the lions of Pride Rock and will feature "pioneering film making techniques."

The Lion King is set for release on July 19, 2019.