'The Lion King' Wants Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner For Timon and Pumbaa

Usually when it comes to casting new versions of classic characters, people focus on the leads. Take Beauty and the Beast for example. It’s far more important who plays Belle than it is who plays Belle’s dad. Disney’s forthcoming remake of The Lion King, however, is in a different boat.

The 1994 animated classic is filled with supporting characters who are just as iconic – if not even more so – than its lead, with the two most crucial ones being Timon and Pumbaa. They’re not…

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