Your life just got exponentially better and more stylish now you've signed up for our newsletter. Fabulousness awaits!
Calling all Aladdin fans!
The 1992 animated classic is being turned into a new live-action remake — and A-list actor Will Smith is reportedly in talks to play a very big part in the reboot, Deadline reported on Thursday, April 20.
Will (left) and the Genie (right). (Photo Credit: Getty Images, R/R)
The reboot — directed by Madonna's ex-husband Guy Ritchie — is allegedly still in its early stages. Prior to this news, Will was said to be up for a role in Tim Burton's live-action version of Dumbo earlier this year, but the plans fell through due to scheduling conflicts.
MUST SEE: Will Smith Chops off Son Jaden Smith's Hair — And Then Tries it On!
Twenty-five years after the first film, the remake's producer, Dan Lin, says, "When I came in to make the movie, I wanted to make a diverse version of the movie." he told Collider. "We want to make a movie that's authentic to that world."
Watch the video below to see what role Will is going to reportedly play in the iconic Disney remake!