Shadow and Act has an exclusive first-look clip of CCH Pounder guest-starring on Disney’s The Lion Guard, which continues the epic storytelling of The Lion King and follows the adventures of Kion, the second-born cub of Simba and Nala, and his diverse group of friends as they unite to protect the Pride Lands.
In the episode titled “The Wisdom of Kongwe,” premiering Tuesday, April 3 at 1:00 p.m. ET/PT on Disney Channel, Pounder guest-stars
as one of the Pride Lands’ wisest animals, a tortoise named Kongwe.
Created for kids age 2-7 and their families, the stories of The Lion Guard are designed to communicate positive lessons about teamwork, community and diversity.
The Lion Guard voice cast includes: Rob Lowe as Simba; Gabrielle Union as Nala; Max Charles as Kion; Diamond White as Fuli the cheetah; Joshua Rush as Bunga the honey badger; Atticus Shaffer as Ono the egret; and Dusan Brown as Beshte the hippo.
Watch the exclusive first-look clip below: