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"The Lion King!" making comeback under Jon Favreau's watchful eye

Expect Rafiki to have a hint of "Swingers" in him


Jon Favreau, who made rabbits come out of hats with "The Jungle Book," will direct a remake of "The Lion King!" in an attempt to capitalize on '90s nostalgia and make people laugh, cry, and hold their children up like Baby Simba.