The Fan Carpet‘s Marc Jason Ali spoke EXCLUSIVELY to Shaun Escoffery + George Asprey about their roles of Mufasa and Scar in the West End Phenomenon The Lion King! READ OUR REVIEW HERE!

The pair are celebrating 15 years in the iconic roles!

The show has had its home in the West End for more than two decades, and next year will celebrate 25 years in London, where the production has been seen by over 18 million people. Since opening in 1997, 24 global productions of The Lion King have been seen by more than 100 million people in over 100 cities in 20 countries, on every continent except Antarctica, and its worldwide gross exceeds that of any entertainment title in box office history and is the West End’s best-selling stage production and the sixth longest-running West End musical of all time. The story of The Lion King roars into life using spectacular masks, puppets and costumes to tell the story of Simba’s epic adventures, as he struggles with the responsibilities of adulthood and becoming king.