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Aladdin was shot in Jordan, precisely in Wadi Rum


“A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney’s animated classic, “Aladdin” is the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future. Directed by Guy Ritchie, who brings his singular flair for fast-paced, visceral action to the fictitious port city of Agrabah, “Aladdin” is written by John August and Ritchie based on Disney’s “Aladdin.” The film stars Will Smith as the Genie; Mena Massoud as Aladdin; Naomi Scott as Jasmine; Marwan Kenzari as Jafar; Navid Negahban as the Sultan; Nasim Pedrad as Dalia and Billy Magnussen as Prince Anders.

Aladdin was shot in Jordan, precisely in Wadi Rum, in November 2017 over 8 days, employing 150 locals to supplement the film crew.

Disney's Aladdin Official Trailer - In Theaters May 24

Source: The Royal Film Commission Jordan - RFC

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