THE LION KING
Scriptwriter: Jeff Nathanson
The story of a brave lion cub named Simba, which conquered the hearts of millions of people around the world, returns to the big screens. Heroes familiar from childhood grow up, fall in love, discover themselves and the world around them, make mistakes and make the right choice.
Jonathan Favreau was born in 1966 in New York, USA. He is an actor, director, producer, and screenwriter who attended the Bronx High School of Science before Furthering his studies at Queens College in 1984. Soon he moved to Chicago where he focused on comedy and performed at improvisational theatres. Jon was nominated and won prizes at the festivals at Locarno, Tribeca, Seattle etc.
Director’s filmography (selected)
2019 The Lion King