List of The Lion King characters facts for kids
|First appearance||The Lion King|
|Created by||Jonathan Roberts|
Parents: Mufasa and Sarabi
Simba is the main character of the series. He is a lion. In The Lion King, he becomes King of Pride Rock. The character is voiced by Jonathan Taylor Thomas and Matthew Broderick. His name comes from the word for "lion" in Swahili.
|Voiced by||Moira Kelly (adult in films)
Niketa Calame (cub in film)
Heather Headley (adult in original Broadway cast)
Kajuana Shuford (cub in original Broadway cast)
Vanessa Marshall (adult in video games)
|Supervising animator||Aaron Blaise (cub)
Anthony de Rosa (adult)
Pumba is a good-hearted warthog in the movie. He usually gossips with the other animals, but then flees with his tail held in the air when things get out of hand.
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