The trailer for the live-action adaption of the beloved Disney film The Lion King has been released, and it has been gaining a lot of attention. Within a day of the trailer being released, it got over 224.6 million views. The trailer became the second most viewed trailer in a day, behind Avengers: Infinity War which got 238 million views. The film, which has been directed by Jon Favreau stars Donald Glover, Seth Rogen, Beyonce and other renowned actors. The film will have a CGI and live-action mixture and is said to be similar to Favreau's The Jungle Book. The film is set to be released on July 19, 2019.