Christian Slater to voice villain in ‘The Lion King’ sequel

LOS ANGELES: Golden Globe-winner Christain Slater will lend his voice to the villain character in “The Lion Guard”, the upcoming “The Lion King” sequel.


“The Lion Guard” also stars the voices of Rob Lowe (Simba), Gabrielle Union (Nala), Sarah Hyland (Tiifu), Blair Underwood (Makuu) and Ana Gasteyer (Rairai).

“The Lion Guard” TV series premieres on Friday on Disney Channel.

Slater, 46, recently won the Golden Globe for ‘best actor in a supporting role in the TV series ‘Mr. Robot’.