The Hype For Aladdin Has Been So REAL Even Burj Khalifa Has Joined In On The Magic Carpet Ride

The movie premieres in Dubai TODAY!


The-wisecracking genie, gorgeous and resilient Princess Jasmine and of course the 'can't-be-tamed' and courageous Aladdin return to the screens TODAY.

YUUUUUS, people- the day has finally come!

Aladdin is making its live-action film debut in some theatres across the UAE today, as part of exclusive premieres while Reel Cinemas will fully release it in cinemas on Thursday.

Disney fans have been anticipating this moment since the release of its EPIC trailer over a year ago.

The main cast includes Will Smith, Mena Massoud and Naomi Scott

...all of whom were just in Jordan for the premiere of the Disney film!

P.S. Scenes and certain sights from the movie were also filmed in Jordan, all thanks to the royal family who welcomed the cast and crew with open arms.


Will Smith even snuck a surprise proposal in- helping Dubai's OG radio presenter Kris Fade out

T'was quite the talk of the town, especially after he shared the video to his 31.6 million followers.

Peeps can't wait to see how the remake of the '92 classic will look on the big screen

The date night hints have begun

Tell bae to take you out this Thursday.

The excitement is REAL

Even Burj Khalifa will have a special 'Aladdin' surprise at 9:10pm on Wednesday

Will they play the movie on the Burj itself? Or will we see a flying magic carpet?

Who knows?

But there's, for sure, something taking place in commemoration of Aladdin's premiere by REEL Cinemas tonight, May 22 (Wednesday) at 9.10 pm.

So watch out for that.

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Shereen Ahmed

A heavily caffeinated 24-year old writer and blogger. Shereen enjoys traveling, attempting yoga poses and getting bullied by her Persian cat.