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Jon Favreau’s The Lion King Announces All-Star Cast!

Take a quick look at the phot above. Is there anyone you recognize The better question might be, is there anyone you don’t recognize?

Walt Disney Studios has announced the cast for Jon Favreau’s live-action take on The Lion King – and there are just a few names that will ring a few bells (or, in this case, roar). Frankly the only three who aren’t stars (yet) are the kids playing Young Simba and Young Nala and young woman playing Shenzi. Expect that to change shortly.

Disney’s The Lion King is slated to premiere on July 19, 2019.

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John Oliver Joins Jerry Seinfeld in Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee!

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American who made his fortune doing a show about nothing and a Brit who is making news with a show that is always about Something. What could they possibly have in common?

Find out in this week’s episode of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (or, maybe in this case, getting tea…) on Crackle. On Thursday, July 21st. Check out the teaser after the jump.

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Mobile Trailer: Jerry Picks Up John Oliver, Judd Apatow and Margaret Cho for Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee!

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The eighth season Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee has a guest list promises ridicularity of the highest order with a guest list that includes, among others: Margaret Cho, John Oliver, Judd Apatow and Jim Gaffigan.

For a hint of what’s happening in comedy traffic, check out the new trailer after the break. Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee premieres on Crackle on Thursday, June 16th.

JERRY SEINFELD RIDES INTO SUMMER WITH NEW SEASON OF HIS ORIGINAL SERIES, ‘COMEDIANS IN CARS GETTING COFFEE’ SET TO PREMIERE ON THURSDAY, JUNE 16 ON CRACKLE 

SEASON EIGHT GUESTS INCLUDE: MARGARET CHO, LORNE MICHAELS, JIM GAFFIGAN, JOHN OLIVER, JB SMOOVE AND JUDD APATOW 

CULVER CITY, Calif. (June 6, 2016) – Crackle, Sony’s free streaming network, today released the new season trailer for season eight of Jerry Seinfeld’s “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.” Premiering Thursday, June 16, the new season features six original episodes that will stream weekly beginning Thursday, June 16.

Guests set to appear this season of the Emmy® nominated series include (not in air-order): comedienne Margaret Cho, SNL creator Lorne Michaels, stand-up comic Jim Gaffigan, “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver, actor JB Smoove and writer/producer of some of the biggest hit films, Judd Apatow.

Sponsored by Acura, the series is executive produced by Jerry Seinfeld and Embassy Row. Seasons one through seven are currently streaming on Crackle.

“Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” is Crackle’s flagship original, unscripted series and anchors the streaming network’s evolving slate of original premium content, which includes its first original scripted one-hour drama “The Art of More” with Dennis Quaid, Kate Bosworth, Cary Elwes and Christian Cooke; the upcoming new scripted drama, “StartUp,” starring Martin Freeman, Adam Brody, Edi Gathegi and Otmara Marrero; the stop-motion animated comedy series “SuperMansion,” with Bryan Cranston, Seth Green, Keegan Michael-Key and Jillian Bell and Crackle’s weekly live game show series “Sports Jeopardy!” with Emmy® award-winning sportscaster Dan Patrick. Crackle original movies include JOE DIRT 2: BEAUTIFUL LOSER, the first ever digital sequel to a major motion picture, starring David Spade, and DEAD RISING: ENDGAME starring Jesse Metcalfe, Keegan Connor Tracy, Dennis Haysbert, Marie Avgeropoulos, Billy Zane and Jessica Harmon.

Park Bench With Steve Buscemi Gets Second Season Order!

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AOL’s Emmy-nominated Park Bench with Steve Buscemi has been renewed for a second season.

The show, which, essentially, features Buscemi sharing a park bench in New York City with friends old and new and, as he puts it, ‘talking about everything and nothing in an ever-changing New York City. What could be better?’

The second season of Park Bench will feature guests like Elvis Costello, John Oliver, Amber Tamblyn and more. The show streams online at parkbenchtheshow.com. Follow the jump for further details.

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