The Lion Guard is a children's animated series based on the 1994 Disney movie The Lion King. It is the second TV series based on the movie: the first being Timon and Pumbaa.
The Lion Guard follows Kion, the son and second born cub of Lion King star Simba, as he assembles together a group of animals to help protect the jungle called The Lion Guard.
The pilot movie, titled Return of the Roar, premiered on November 22, 2015. The series will officially premiere on January 15, 2016, a premiere method similar to how Sofia the First premiered.
There are no DVD releases for this show.