The star-studded cast for the live-action production of Disney's The Lion King has been announced and Beyonce is starring as Nala. The complete cast list was released on Disney's social media channels on Wednesday. The cast also includes Donald Glover as Simba and late-night host John Oliver as Zazu. Seth Rogen will play Pumbaa and Billy Eichner is Timon. The film is scheduled for release in the summer of 2019.