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Morning Express with Robin Meade

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'Lion King' airplane flashmob will give you chills!

  • The Australian cast of "The Lion King" musical break out into song on flight
  • The video has nearly 2.5 million views
Australian cast of "The Lion King" break into song on plane

People waiting for their flight to take off got a huge surprise when a "Lion King" flash mob broke out!

Now it's going viral.

According to the description on the Disney on Broadway YouTube page:

“After an amazing day at THE LION KING Brisbane season launch announcement, members of our Australian cast felt so elated they decided to sing the 'Circle of Life' prior to take off on their flight back to Sydney!”

The video already has nearly 2.5 million views since it posted Tuesday.

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