Disney granted fans a sneak peek Sunday night at its upcoming live-action “61st annual Grammy Awards. The 1-minute video teaser, which was also uploaded to YouTube, includes a look at Will Smith as Genie.” movie during commercial break for the
Jafar, played by Marwan Kenzari, says, “Bring me the lamp,” which sends Aladdin, played by Mena Massoud, on his mission. “Your life begins now, Aladdin.”
Then viewers see Aladdin entering a cave to get the lamp, rubs it and then Genie comes into focus.
“You really don’t know who I am?” Genie, asks, as he hovers above the ground. “Genie, wishes, lamp? None of that ringing a bell?”
Watch the teaser in the video below:
Some pointed out they were reminded of a scene in the movie “Big Fat Liar” involving Paul Giamatti’s character:
The “Aladdin” reboot hits theaters May 24.