Simba (The Lion King)

Last Updated on: April 30th, 2024

simba the lion king 1994Who is Simba?

Simba is a fictional character and the main protagonist of Disney’s 1994 animated feature film The Lion King. He is the son of Mufasa and Sarabi, and the grandson of Ahadi. He is the heir to the Pride Lands and the future king of the animal kingdom. He is a young lion cub who is destined to rule the Pride Lands but is exiled after his uncle Scar kills his father and convinces Simba that it was his own fault. He is known for his courage, determination, and leadership, He returns to the Pride Land as an adult, reclaims his place as king and restores order to his kingdom.

He was played by actors Jonathan Taylor Thomas (young Simba) and Matthew Broderick (adult Simba).

The Collection:

Here is the Internet’s largest collection of Simba related movies, TV shows, toys and other products. As always, new pieces are added to this collection regularly.

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Song Appearances


Circle of Life (Song)

“Circle of Life” is a song from the 1994 Disney animated film “The Lion King“. The song was written by Elton John and Tim Rice,…




Endless Night (Song)

“Endless Night” is a song from the stage musical adaptation of Disney’s “The Lion King“. The musical, which premiered in 1997, features music by Elton…




Park Appearances

Festival of the Lion King | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom park’s Festival of the Lion King show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


The Circle of Life | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Epcot’s extinct The Circle of Life show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Mickey’s Philharmagic | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s Mickey’s Philharmagic show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


The Legend of the Lion King | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct The Legend of the Lion King attraction including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Remember the Magic Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct Remember the Magic Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Walt Disney’s Parade of Dreams | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Walt Disney’s Parade of Dreams attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


The Lion King Celebration Parade | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct The Lion King Celebration Parade at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Mickey’s Philharmagic | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Mickey’s Philharmagic attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!




Related Products

The Lion King MagicBand+

MagicBand+ lets you engage with Disney moments like never before as it reacts to select park interactions with lighting effects and gesture recognition.  Inspired by…


The Lion King Crocs

You’ll be glad you slipped your paws into these super comfy clogs inspired by Disney’s animated The Lion King. Young Simba and Nala are featured with Pumbaa…


The Lion King Ears

This ear headband ain’t no passing craze, it means no worries on your Disney Parks days! Kick back and relax with a ”Hakuna Matata” ear…


The Lion King Loungefly Mini Backpack

You’ll have no worries fitting your everyday essentials in this fun and colorful mini backpack inspired by Disney’s animated The Lion King. Created by Loungefly, the…












Disney100 Train Figure by Jim Shore

2023 marks the 100th Anniversary of the Walt Disney Company. In honor of the momentous milestone, Jim Shore created this moving train sculpture featuring beloved…


The Lion King Ears

Fans of Disney’s animated classic The Lion King will wear this ear headband with pride. The young cubs Simba and Nala are pictured on the soft padded…


The Lion King Ears by BaubleBar

You’ll wear this Lion King ear headband with pride. Created by BaubleBar, the ears feature iconic artwork from the beloved animated Disney movie fashioned from colorful rhinestones…











In the News

  • ‘The World’s Most Magical Celebration’ Comes to McDonald’s with 50 Unique Toys, September 14, 2021
  • Epcot’s Circle of Life Attraction Set to Close, June 6, 2018
  • Disney Launches ‘The Lion King’ Snapchat Lens, November 2, 2017
  • The Lion King Signature Collection Edition Coming to Blu-Ray Soon, July 20, 2017
  • Disney to Put ‘Lion King’ Into Early Hibernation, August 13, 1994
  • Disney’s ‘Lion,’ King Of the Summer Box Office, June 27, 1994