Aravind Swamy on playing the antagonist in The Lion King!

The Lion King is undoubtedly the most anticipated film to hit screens this year. The movie is produced under the banner of Walt Disney Pictures. The film is the photorealistic computer-animated remake of Disney’s traditionally animated 1994 blockbuster film. The Lion King had huge hype and expectation as the older animated version is a personal favorite and a close one to the heart for many.

The plot follows Simba, a young lion who must embrace his role as the rightful king of his native land following the murder of his father, Mufasa, at the hands of his uncle, Scar. The film was dubbed in many languages across India to grab major audiences. In the Tamil version, popular actors Siddharth, Arvind Swami, Aishwarya Rajesh, Robo Shankar, and Singam Puli were roped in to lend their voice for the lead character Simba, Scar, Nala, Pumba, and Timon respectively.

The movie eyes major records at the box-office, the makers have released the Arvind Swami’s dubbing session as a video as a promotional strategy. In the video, Arvind Swami talks about his experience of working in the film.