Build-A-Bear releases new 'The Lion King' collection

(Photos via Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc.)

Build-A-Bear is releasing a new "The Lion King" collection in anticipation for the live-action version of the Disney classic that hits theaters July 19.

The company's latest collection is full of plush animals that resemble characters from the new movie.

It includes Nala, Simba, Pumbaa and Timon.

"The Lion King" Build-A-Bear plush animals are available in stores and online. The Build-A-Bears range from $15 to $35.

If you shop in stores, there are special activities like a special heart ceremony and photo opportunities. On the weekends of July 19-21 and August 2-4, you'll be able to participate in movie-themed activities and receive an exclusive "The Lion King" movie poster.

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