Disney’s Lion King Live-Remake has beaten another record, as it has grossed $1billion in just three weeks of its release.
The movie earned 361 million dollars at the domestic box office and 638 million dollars overseas. News Agency of Nigeria revealed.
Outside North America, it had especially strong showings in China with 115 million dollars, along with the United Kingdom with 48 million dollars and Brazil with 44 million dollars.
In 2016, Disney set a new record with four films that grossed over 1 billion dollars.
The movie joins ‘Avengers: Endgame’, ‘Captain Marvel’ and ‘Aladdin’ as the fourth Disney title to surpass $1 billion in global ticket sales in 2019.
The animation movie is the live-action remake of the 1994 movie features Beyonce, Donald Glover and Chiwetel Ejiofor in lead roles.