Jon Favreau

Don't Be a Cotton-Headed Ninnymuggins: Check Out 19 Secrets About Elf

Did you know that Jim Carrey almost played Buddy the Elf and that Will Ferrell turned down a massive payday to do a sequel? Unwrap more tidbits from Elf below.

December 25, 2022

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Pitch Jon Favreau Voiceover Work in Resurfaced Video

Another unearthed video from last year's Lion King premiere shows Prince Harry and Meghan Markle talking to director Jon Favreau about doing some voiceover work.

January 19, 2020

Beyoncé Calls The Lion King Album a "Love Letter to Africa" In Rare Interview

"Each song tells the story of the film," the superstar told Robin Roberts of the film's upcoming soundtrack

July 16, 2019

Donald Glover Is "Feeling Great" After "The Lion King" Premiere

The "Atlanta" star and director Jon Favreau talk audience reactions to the Disney film. Plus, hear why Donald's three-year-old son couldn't keep his eyes off Beyonce!

July 12, 2019

Star Wars TV Series From Jon Favreau Coming to Disney's Streaming Service

Jon Favreau will write and executive produce the untitled series set in the Star Wars universe

March 8, 2018

Robert Downey Jr. Confirms Jon Favreau and Gwyneth Paltrow Are in Avengers 4

See the "Infinity Trinity" on the movie's set in Piedmont Park, Ga.

August 23, 2017

Disney and Jon Favreau Are Remaking The Lion King

No release date or casting announcements have been made

September 28, 2016

Jon Favreau on Garry Shandling's Legacy

"The Jungle Book" director opens up about having the legendry comedian act in his film. Get the scoop from E!'s Marc Malkin.

April 5, 2016