Aladdin trailer reveals first look of Will Smith as Genie

The new trailer was unveiled on Sunday night during the Grammy Awards.

New Delhi: Disney treated its fans with the latest trailer of 'Aladdin', also revealing American actor Will Smith’s first look as Genie.

The new trailer was unveiled on Sunday night during the Grammy Awards, which featured the characters Jasmine and Aladdin along with Smith’s character, revealed The Hollywood Reporter. Smith shared the trailer on his Instagram account, writing, "I told y’all I was gon’ be Blue!!"Apart from showing Smith as full blue Genie. It also shows the viewers a few more scenes featuring Aladdin and Agrabah. 


I told y'all I was gon' be Blue!! ____ Y'all need to trust me more often! _ #aladdin

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The trailer also showcases Jafar, who can be seen ushering Aladdin to the Cave of the Wonders.

Massoud stars as Aladdin in the live-action film, whereas Naomi Scott features as Jasmine and Marwan Kenzari as Jafar. 

The cast of the 'Aladdin' remake also includes Billy Magnussen and Nasim Pedrad.

The first trailer of the film debuted in October 2018, in which the viewers only got a quick look at Aladdin and his famous lamp.

The animated classic 'Aladdin' was directed by John Musker and Ron Clements and premiered in 1992. It earned more than USD 504 million globally.

The remake of the original film is being directed by Guy Ritchie. `Aladdin` is slated to hit the big screens on May 24, 2019. 

Trailer of another upcoming Disney film titled ‘Dumbo’ was also aired during the Grammy Awards. Disney is also set to remake other animated classics including 'Mulan', 'The Little Mermaid', 'Snow White' and 'Pinocchio'.