Disney announces at D23 expo that Will Smith will be replacing Robin Williams as the Genie in the live action remake of Aladdin.
Mena Massoud announced as Aladdin, Naomi Scott as Jasmine, and Will Smith as Genie in live-action Aladdin! #D23Expo
— Disney (@Disney) July 15, 2017
Also announced is Naomi Scott as Princess Jasmine and Mena Massoud as Aladdin.
— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) July 15, 2017