The singer previously addressed the rumours but refused to deny or confirm any involvement in the film which is being directed by Guy Ritchie. The actor sang the hit song "Friend Like Me", which fans are hoping that Will Smith will now take over along with the role. His co-star as Princess Jasmine will be English actress Naomi Scott, who is partially of Gujarati heritage.
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There's no word yet as to which actor will join the Aladdin cast as Jafar.
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Jafar is the Royal Vizier of Agrabah who is bent on taking over the kingdom by exploiting Genie's magic.
The Hollywood Reporter notes that filming on Aladdin is due to begin in London in August, but there are some roles yet to be filled.
Dan Lin, who worked with Ritchie on Sherlock Holmes, is producing via his Lin Pictures banner, with Jonathan Eirich acting as executive producer.
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