Watch Exclusive 'Aladdin' Featurette: New Flavors of Genie

Watch Exclusive 'Aladdin' Featurette: New Flavors of Genie

Disney's all-new Aladdin has become a smash hit in theaters worldwide. Will Smith stars as Genie, a most unexpected blue entity with great magical powers. Genie befriends charming street rat Aladdin (Mena Massoud), even as the young man falls in love with the courageous Jasmine (Naomi Scott). The sparkling adventure is filled with action, humor, romance, songs and thrills.

In our exclusive featurette, we go behind the scenes during the making of the movie. Will Smith says: "It was just fun on set." What did that mean for the other cast members? Mena Massoud declares: "You get to see Genie with incredibly different flavors." Director Guy Ritchie notes: "A lot of my job was just encouraging Will to be Will." That includes the musical facets of the character. According to composer Alan Menken, "Will made it his own, completely," while co-lyricists Justin Paul and Benji Pasek point out the styles that Smith brings to the music to keep the songs fresh.

Enjoy the very fun video below. Aladdin will be available to watch on FandangoNow on August 27; pre-order today!

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