BIRMINGHAM ACTOR BRANDON MCCALL JOINS THE NATIONAL TOUR OF ” THE LION KING”
Written by Nicole Ray on May 31, 2018
(WIAT) — A Birmingham native is preparing to join the national touring company of Disney’s award-winning musical “The Lion King”.
Brandon McCall is an actor who recently returned to Birmingham after spending time on the theatre circuit in California. He’s been featured in a number of productions at the Red Mountain Theater including “The Little Mermaid” and most recently, “The Color Purple”.
McCall joined us on the CBS 42 Morning News where he said being cast in “The Lion King” is like a dream come true. He says he considers “The Lion King” musical royalty.
The Disney musical has been a smash hit on Broadway ever since it debuted more than 20 years ago.
Watch the video above to hear McCall talk more about how being cast in the Ensemble and as Simba will impact his career.