In 2016, the live-action remake of The Jungle Book hit cinemas and there has been a constant flow of Disney remakes since. From Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson to Will Smith’s appearance as the genie in Aladdin, Disney has been going all-in with their modern adaptations. And by the looks of it, they have no intentions of slowing down.
Live-action remakes of Pinocchio and Peter Pan are reportedly in the works, but first, these are the Disney remakes you have to look forward to by 2020.
The Lion King (July 19, 2019)
First up is The Lion King which is most people’s favorite Disney movie of all time. Featuring Beyoncé as Nala, expectations are high for this remade classic.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (October 18, 2019)
The sequel to Maleficent will see the likes of Angelina Jolie and Ellie Fanning reprising their role in the darker backstory of Snow White’s evil stepmother.
Mulan (March 27, 2020)
It was recently announced that Mulan will be receiving the live-action treatment. It will not be a musical, but a martial arts epic.
Cruella (101 Dalmatians) (December 23, 2020)
Finally, Curella de Vil will receive an origin story and Emma Stone will play the eponymous villain.