Simba - The cub prince, the only son of King Mufasa and Queen Sarabi.
Mufasa – The King of Pride Lands
Sarabi – The Queen, the wife of Mufasa.
Scar – Wicked and jealous uncle of Simba and the brother of Mufasa.
Nala – Simba’s loyal friend and eventual wife.
Sarafina – Nala’s mother.
Zazu – A hornbill who acts as Mufasa’s advisor.
Rafiki – A baboon and a good friend of Mufasa who presents Simba to all the animals gathered at Pride Rock.
Timon and Pumbaa – Timon, the meerkat and Pumbaa, the warthog are Simba’s friends who showed him their relaxed way of life.
Shenzi, Banzai and Ed – The three villainous hyenas who are minions of Scar and ones who carry out Scar’s dirty work.