The original, animated Aladdin is one of my favorite movies of all time... and easily my favorite Disney movie of all time. So needless to say I'm a little excited to see the live action remake end of this month with Will Smith playing the Genie. I think he is the perfect person to play Genie. He'll understand to pay homage to Robin Williams all while making it his own character too.
We got a little insight to that on Fallon the other night. Will broke in to song with The Tonight Show with his rendition of "Friend Like Me"
Check it out here:
Of course... here's the original animated version with Robin Williams for comparison...