Disney's Lion King Cast and Creative

Catch the epic landscape on the stage, The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre London. The unmatched creative skill is simply outstanding and is adapted from the popular Disney movie of Lion King. The magnificent show, Lion King has marked its great entry into its second decade on the London stage. The show is still wowing the audience and is truly a great family night at the theatre. So, get set for a memorable magical world of live stage performance with award winning musical, The Lion King!

Cast Members

  • George Asprey - Scar

  • Shaun Escoffery - Mufasa

  • Brown Lindiwe Mkhize - Rafiki

  • Howard Gossington - Zazu

  • Richard Frame - Timon

  • Keith Bookman - Pumbaa

  • Nicholas Afoa - Adult Simba

  • Ava Brennan - Adult Nala

  • Nadine Higgin - Shenzi

  • David Blake - Banzai

  • Mark McGee - Ed

  • Jamila Ajadi, Amma Ris, Shaye Temple and Hazel Cheuka as Young Nala

  • Aston Henry-Reid, Amir Wilson, Kenyah Sandy and Quincy Miller-Cole as Young Simba

  • Jamie Golding as Standby Timon, Zazu and Pumbaa

  • Andy Mace as Standby Scar and Pumbaa


  • Ensemble Etian A. Almeida, Jonathan Andre, Curtis Angus, Sandile Gontsana, Gabriel Brasilio, Yolanda Burke, Janique Charles, Azola Dlamini, Zinhle Dube, Daniel Monteiro, Aiko Kato, Makoto Iso, Kwesi Christopher Jeffers, Mthokozisi Emkay Khanyile, Stephanie Laughlin, Sadia McEwen, Phumlani Mkhize, Melissa Nettleford, Crystal Nicholls, Stephanie Tsz Maan Lo, Poseletso Sejosingoe, Antoine Murray Straughan and Ricardo Walker-Harris Swing Jorge Ciprianno,Tramaine Lamy,Treyc Cohen,Francisco Lins, Khaya Maseko, Mduduzi Mkhethi, Candice Morris, Nosipho Nkonqa, Kella Panay, Dominique Planter, Nic Vani and Connor Williams

  • Music - Elton John

  • Lyrics - Tim Rice

  • Book - Roger Allers & Irene Mecchi

  • Costume Design - Julie Taymor

  • Directed - Julie Taymor

  • Choreographed - Garth Fagan

  • Scenic Design - Richard Hudson

  • Lighting Design - Donald Holder