The Internet Is In Lust With Marwan Kenzari, The Hunky Actor Set To Play Jafar In Live-Action Remake Of ‘Aladdin’

Dutch actor Marwan Kenzari is reportedly “in negotiations” to play Jafar in the upcoming live-action Aladdin, a report which has set social media ablaze.

Kenzari would play the villain, opposite Mena Massoud as Aladdin and Will Smith as the genie, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Many social media users expressed their excitement at the announcement.

“The new Jafar about to have everyone rooting against Aladdin,” wrote @sindarmomoa.

Jafar, ladies and gentlemen #jafar #aladdin #healthybush #marwankenzari #vogue #vogueamsterdam

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