Disney is opening up a whole new world for the live action adaptation of Aladdin. After whiny teased with glimpses of the world of Agraba and the Genie, the first full length trailer showcases the title song: “A Whole New World,” plus more music.
Mena Massoud’s Aladdin and Naomi Scott’s Princess Jasmine take off on a magic carpet ride in the new trailer, performing for the first time a snippet of the track.
The footage also teases Smith’s big number inside the Cave of Wonders with “Friend Like Me” and all the fantastical CGI pyrotechnics that go with it. There are also snapshots of the big “Prince Ali” arrival number and some recreations of the animated classic’s famous scenes.
Directed by Guy Ritchie,Aladdin, the latest in Disney’s live-action interpretations of its animated library, also features Marwan Kenzari as Jafar, Navid Negahban as the Sultan, Nasim Pedrad as Jasmine’s friend and handmaiden Dalia, and Billy Magnussen in the new role of Prince Anders.The film will open in theaters this May 24. Take a look at the new poster and trailer below.