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  1. trailer mix
    New Aladdin Trailer Gives You All the Blue Will Smith You Can HandleHe sure is blue alright.
  2. previews
    First Photos From Aladdin: How Do We Unsee Will Smith’s Beard?Presented without comment.
  3. trailer mix
    See the First Teaser for Disney’s Live-Action Remake of AladdinIn theaters May 24, 2019.
  4. movies
    Aladdin Remake Will Have a New Duet That Won’t Live Up to ‘A Whole New World’There’s also a new song for Jasmine.
  5. oscar bait
    New Aladdin Will Have Songs From Greatest Showman and La La Land Writing DuoThe pair won Best Original Song for “City of Stars” last year.
  6. movies
    Actor Says Disney Is ‘Browning Up’ White Extras for Live-Action AladdinA stand-in says he saw line of 20 “very fair-skinned” actors waiting to be heavily tanned.
  7. casting couch
    Billy Magnussen Will Play a New, White Prince in the Live-Action AladdinMagnussen will play a character named Prince Anders.
  8. cave of wonders
    A Guide to Thirsting on Marwan Kenzari, the New Hot JafarMeet Dutch actor Marwan Kenzari, who’s playing the villain in Guy Ritchie’s Aladdin.
  9. casting couch
    Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin Casts Marwan Kenzari As (a Very Hot) JafarThe film stars Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, and Will Smith.
  10. meet your crush
    Mena Massoud 101: Meet Your New AladdinFrom “Al Qaeda #2” to leading man.
  11. casting couch
    Mena Massoud Will Be Disney’s Next AladdinWith Will Smith as the Genie!
  12. casting couch
    Will Smith Might Play the Genie in Guy Ritchie’s Live-Action AladdinAladdin needs a friend like him.
  13. chat room
    How Aladdin’s Genie Prepared to Become One of Hamilton’s Founding Fathers“I want to bring a little of my swagger to those roles,” says James Monroe Iglehart.
  14. casting couch
    Disney Posts Open Casting Call for Guy Ritchie’s Live-Action AladdinWanted: Real, attractive, and talented Middle Eastern (or similar) stars to step into a whole new world.
  15. broadway
    Aladdin Genie Joins HamiltonHe’ll play the Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson.
  16. the story of election night
    Many Broadway Shows Will Go Dark on Election DayHamilton will still be playing, natch.
  17. the industry
    Guy Ritchie in Talks to Make Live-Action AladdinIt’s being described as a “nontraditional take.”
  18. genies
    Aladdin Musical Coming to BroadwayA whole new woooooorld.
  19. live action
    Live-Action Aladdin and Toy Story#savewoody
  20. the end of an era
    Animator Behind Ariel and Aladdin Leaving DisneyFans dub it the “end of an era.”
  21. clickables
    Here’s a Remarkable One-Woman ‘Whole New World’ Lip-DubSing along at home.