Beyonce joining Disney Lion King cast

(WILX) -- Queen B is heading to Pride Rock.

Beyonce is joining the cast of Disney's live action movie The Lion King.

She will be the voice of Nala, that's Simba's childhood friend and love interest.

Other members of the cast include Donald Glover as Simba, James Earl Jones as Mufasa, and Seth Rogan as Pumbaa.

The film will open July of 2019.