New ‘Aladdin’ trailer shows off magic carpet ride, new look for Genie


Disney has shared the first full-length trailer for Aladdin, featuring additional footage of the most entrancing part of the new live-action film: Will Smith's blue Genie.

The movie, directed by Guy Ritchie, hits theaters May 24, 2019.

After the teaser was revealed a month ago, social media was not particularly thrilled with Will Smith as a blue genie.

Mena Massoud, who plays Aladdin in the live-action movie, took to Twitter to share the trailer.

- Aladdin has excellent eyebrows, and I'd like to know who threads these for him.

The two minute and 15 second trailer is a follow-up to the short, one minute snippet which dropped in early February at the Grammy Awards. We get to see a bit of Al doing his "street rat" thing, while Jasmine is primarily a pretty face in this trailer, although we at least get an ample hint of "A Whole New World". We've even seen Will Smith as the intimidatingly burly Genie of the Lamp.

Did Ronda Rousey invite trouble following her latest outburst?
Rousey is expected to take a hiatus from the promotion despite being reportedly contracted to WWE until 2021. Not accept the money I'm making them? "I beat the f*ck out of her".

Trump plans to ask for another $8.6B to fund border wall
The $2.7 trillion in proposed reductions over the decade is higher than any administration in history, they say. That's a 90 percent cut from the $300 million the program has gotten in most years since it began in 2010.

Canada’s Trudeau denies interfering in SNC-Lavalin case
She said she was sure her stance on SNC-Lavalin had cost her the justice portfolio, a charge Mr Trudeau and Mr Butts have denied. She did not resign because "I was, in my opinion, doing my job as the attorney general", Wilson-Raybould told the committee.

Another fan wrote, "Just as I expected, the full trailer for ALADDIN looks much better than the short clip that everyone was s-- on a few weeks ago..."

He'll be on-screen alongside Naomi Scott as Jasmine, and Will Smith as Genie. It looks like Will Smith is hosting SNL and they made a digital short mocking the trend of Disney live-action remakes.

Aladdin was first released November 25, 1992.

Other cast members are set to include Naomi Scott (Princess Jasmine), Marwan Kenzari (Jafar), Navid Negahban (The Sultan), Billy Magnussen, Numan Acar, Frank Welker (voice actor from the original) etc.

As the classic tale goes, Aladdin promptly uses his first wish to make like Meghan Markle and become royalty.