Disney is all about turning their hit cartoon films into live-action flicks. And to be honest, they’ve been quite successful so why change up a winning strategy?
On Sunday night, during the Grammys, a new “Aladdin” trailer debuted and it gave us our first look as Will Smith as the Genie.
— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) February 11, 2019
Of course, Smith will always be compared to Robin Williams’ turn as the blue wish-granting character in the Disney animated film.