Aladdin, a kind thief, woos Jasmine, the princess of Agrabah, with the help of Genie. When Jafar, the grand vizier, tries to usurp the king, Jasmine, Aladdin and Genie must stop him from succeeding.
Director: Guy Ritchie
Budget: $183 million
Box office: $1.051 billion
When: Wednesday 8th May 2019
Where: Le Grand Rex, Paris, France
When: Thursday 9th May 2019
Where: Odeon, Leicester Square, London
When: Saturday 11th May 2019
Where: UCI Luxe Mercedes Platz, Berlin, Germany
When: Monday 13th May 2019
Where: Amman, Jordan
When: Thursday 16th May 2019
Where: Tokyo, Japan
Los Angeles Premiere
When: Tuesday 21st May 2019
Where: El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
- Will Smith does the Carlton dance as from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air as Genie during the “Friend Like Me” song!
- Little Mix’s Jade Thirwall was in the run for the role of Princess Jasmine!
- Filming began in September 2017 and wrapped January 2018.
- Alan Menken composed the score for both the live-action and original 1992 film!
- Dev Patel and Riz Ahmed were considered to play Aladdin but Disney preferred to cast a newcomer instead.