Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has announced that the television event, The Lion Guard: Return of the Roar, will be available to own on DVD with digital copy on February 23, 2016 (now available for pre-order). The DVD will also include an exclusive talking backpack clip and a bonus feature of the music video of Beau Black performing the series’ theme, ‘Here comes the Lion Guard.’
Meet Kion, second-born cub of Simba and Nala, as he assumes the role of leader of ‘The Lion Guard,’ an elite team of animals tasked with preserving the Pride Lands. Follow him as he assembles a group of unlikely heroes: Bunga the honey badger, Fuli the cheetah, Beshte the hippo and Ono the egret. Join them on a thrilling adventure as they use their unique abilities to defend the Pride Lands from predators and maintain balance within the Circle of Life. Bursting with humor, music, beloved characters and heart, The Lion Guard: Return Of The Roar is a must-own for the entire family!
Voice Cast: James Earl Jones and Ernie Sabella reprise their roles from The Lion King as Mufasa and Pumbaa, respectively, alongside Rob Lowe as Simba and Gabrielle Union as Nala; Max Charles stars as Kion; Joshua Rush as Bunga; Atticus Shaffer as Ono; Diamond White as Fuli; and Dusan Brown as Beshte.
Additional cast members include: Eden Riegel as Kiara; Sarah Hyland as Tiifu; Madison Pettis as Zuri; Khary Payton as Rafiki; Jeff Bennett as Zazu; Jonny Rees as Mzingo; Andrew Kishino as Janja; Vargus Mason (“Sofia the First”) as Cheezi; and Kevin Schon as Chungu and Timon.