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JD McCrary
JD McCrary
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JD McCrary

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The Lion King (2019 film)

Everything has been such a blessing! To be cast in a movie with some of the most noteworthy talent of our time is really amazing. I’m so excited to see the final picture, and see everything come together. The Lion King is arguably one of the most legendary soundtracks in music history, and being a part of it is so meaningful.
―JD McCrary on working on The Lion King[1]

JD McCrary is an actor. He voices young Simba in the 2019 remake of The Lion King.


McCrary has performed in numerous films and television series. Some of the more prominent titles include K.C. Undercover, Vital Signs, and The Paynes.[2]



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