James Monroe Iglehart, Aladdin’s Genie, co-hosts the view

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It’s a few days late, but Disney Theatrical has released a short clip of James Monroe Iglehart backstage before his guest hosting duties on ABC’s The View on July 25. As he says in the clip, every now and then even The Genie gets his wish:

And, of course, he makes a great host. Check out this segment with the also amazing Kristin Chenoweth.

If that whole Tony award winning Broadway mega-star thing doesn’t work out for him, at least he has something he can fall back on.

Gotta get those two together in the musical version of Pushing Daisies, what do you think?

Previously: Disney’s Aladdin Broadway Soundtrack now available.

(photo courtesy Disney. Cilla von Tiedemann Photographer.)