Disney just confirmed 'The Lion King' remake is officially happening!

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If there's ONE Disney movie you just don't mess with, it's 100% The Lion King. 

Disney have just confirmed that 'The Lion King' remake is currently in the process of being produced by director Jon Favreau, following the success of 'The Jungle Book' remake that was released earlier this year.

The remake will be a live-action film, and will feature all the songs from the original animated movie.

Earlier this week he teased fans on Twitter, revealing that he had begun working on the film:

We've already got 'Beauty and the Beast' to look forward to this year, starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens... and now THIS!!!

WE CAN'T BELIEVE THIS IS ACTUALLY HAPPENING YOU GUYS.