It’s arduous to inform if Gilbert Gottfried‘s really bitter about not being requested to reprise his position within the “Aladdin” reboot, as a result of the comic’s response is traditional Gilbert — cracking crass jokes.
We obtained the voice of Jafar’s sidekick parrot, Iago, from Disney’s animated traditional and requested if he’d be making a cameo in Guy Ritchie‘s live-action reboot … however no such luck. To add insult to harm, Gilbert tells us producers went out of their strategy to snub him … but managed to get Robin Williams within the movie.
Yeah … he went there.
Gottfried additionally predicts it’ll show to be an enormous mistake not together with him … however he’s obtained a suggestion for the way the filmmakers could make it proper.
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— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) December 19, 2018
In case you missed it … the primary pictures of the brand new “Aladdin” forged — together with Will Smith because the Genie and Mena Massoud because the titular star — have been revealed Wednesday.
Many followers are up in arms about Smith not being blue and Aladdin carrying a shirt … however some diehards are simply pissed there’s no Gilbert.
He feels your ache.