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Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (Dear Evan Hansen, The Greatest Showman) collaborated with Aladdin
composer Alan Menken for a new song in the live-action remake of the hit 1992 Disney film. "Speechless
" is by Naomi Scott, who plays Princess Jasmine in Aladdin
and is the only new song in the live-action film.
A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney's 1992 classic, "Aladdin" is the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future. Directed by Guy Ritchie, who brings his singular flair for fast-paced, gritty, visceral action to the fictitious port city of Agrabah, "Aladdin" is written by John August and Ritchie
based on Disney's "Aladdin."
The film stars Will Smith; Mena Massoud; Naomi Scott; Marwan Kenzari; Navid
Negahban; Nasim Pedrad; Billy Magnussen; and Numan Acar. "Aladdin" is produced by Dan Lin, p.g.a., and Jonathan Eirich, p.g.a., with Marc Platt and Kevin
De La Noy serving as executive producers.
Alan Menken provides the score, which includes new recordings of the original songs written by Menken and lyricists Howard
Ashman and Tim Rice and new music written by Menken and songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.