Disney Releases New Official Trailer for “Aladdin”

Disney has released a new trailer for the live-action Aladdin with a special introduction from the Genie himself, Will Smith.

What’s happening:

  • Following the debut of two teaser trailers, Disney has released the first official trailer for the upcoming Aladdin.
  • Actor Will Smith, shared the trailer on his YouTube channel with his own special introduction.
  • Smith is dressed as the Genie, and tells fans, “I know you guys have been waiting.”
  • This latest look at the film shows much more of Agrabah and gives the audience a sample of “A Whole New World.”
  • Check out the trailer below:

  • One interesting take away from the trailer: it appears that the Genie won’t be blue the entire film.
  • Will Smith is seen as the blue wish granting entity, but also seems to take on a more human appearance when he’s in public.
  • Finally, in true promotional fashion, a brand new poster has been revealed as well.

About the film:

Aladdin is the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future.

Aladdin stars:

  • Will Smith as Genie
  • Mena Massoud as Aladdin
  • Naomi Scott as Jasmine
  • Marwan Kenzari as Jafar
  • Billy Magnussen as Prince Anders
  • Navid Negahban as the Sultan
  • Nasim Pedrad as Dalia
  • Numan Acar as Hakim

Aladdin arrives in theatres on May 24.