Beyonce tipped to play Nala in Lion King remake

Queen Bey could be the voice of Nala in the upcoming live-action remake of The Lion King.

According to news sources that Beyonce is the one who director Jon Favreau wants to voice the lioness.

Rapper and actor Donald Glover (Childish Gambino) is set to play Simba with James Earl Jones reprising as Mufasa from the original film in 1994.

Other live-action adaptions have been Maleficent, Cinderella and Beauty & The Beast.