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New Disney’s Aladdin Trailer gives Will Smith the full blue Genie treatment

“Your life begins now… Aladdin.” The first extended TV spot for Disney’s “Aladdin” just debuted during the Grammys. It features new footage recreating many of the colorful iconic scenes from the animated feature. Yes, we also get our first look at Will Smith as the completely blue skinned Genie.

Don’t worry, we know from other preview images that Smith doesn’t spend the entire movie in blue makeup.

Watch the original trailer here:

About Disney’s Aladdin:

A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney’s animated classic, “Aladdin” is the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future. Directed by Guy Ritchie, who brings his singular flair for fast-paced, visceral action to the fictitious port city of Agrabah, “Aladdin” is written by John August and Ritchie based on Disney’s “Aladdin.” The film stars Will Smith as the Genie; Mena Massoud as Aladdin; Naomi Scott as Jasmine; Marwan Kenzari as Jafar; Navid Negahban as the Sultan; Nasim Pedrad as Dalia; Billy Magnussen as Prince Anders; and Numan Acar as Hakim.

“Aladdin” is produced by Dan Lin, p.g.a., and Jonathan Eirich, p.g.a., with Marc Platt and Kevin De La Noy serving as executive producers. Eight-time Academy Award-winning composer Alan Menken provides the score, which includes new recordings of the original songs written by Menken and Oscar-winning lyricists Howard Ashman and Tim Rice and includes two new songs written by Menken and Oscar and Tony Award-winning songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.

Hop on your magic carpet to go see “Aladdin in theaters nationwide on May 24, 2019.