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The “Aladdin” Cast Has Been Announced And People Are Not Sure What To Think Of It

Disney was having a hard time picking the cast of Aladdin.

You probably know that already, as the Internet was filled with cast suggestions. But, the wait is finally over.

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D23 finally announced the cast of Aladdin on Saturday. And you can’t even guess who plays the role of Aladdin.

Mena Massoud has been chosen as our Aladdin!

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You’re lying if you say you don’t see the resemblance.

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It’s okay. You can swoon over him now.

 

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I know, I know.

 

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And Princess Jasmine is played by our very own Pink Power Ranger, Noami Scott.

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I can almost hear the 90’s kids screaming right now.

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Oh, and best of all, WILL SMITH GETS TO PLAY THE GENIE!

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He nails every role he takes, so we don’t have to worry about that.

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However, people aren’t really sure if they like the casting or not.

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There was support.

@MrVanGriffin 

And there were issues regarding race.

@tessXinHui 

Whatever the opinions on casting are, we can’t wait for the release of Aladdin!

@hernameismaia 

However, they still left us wondering about who would play Abu and Jafar.

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What do you think of the cast?

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