Disney’s iconic musical The Lion King celebrates over 20 years on Broadway November 13. The production opened in 1997 at the New Amsterdam Theatre before moving to its current home at the Minskoff Theatre in 2006, playing 33 previews and 9,299 performances throughout the duration of its run. The musical, directed by Julie Taymor, earned 11 Tony Award nominations and won six, including Best Musical.
Throughout its impressive long run, multiple actors have graced the stage as the famous father-son duo, with 11 different Simbas and 5 Mufasas. Can you name them all?
Do You Know All the Mufasas and Simbas of Broadway’s The Lion King?
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