Nala is a fictional character who appears in Disney's The Lion King franchise.Introduced in the animated film The Lion King in 1994, Nala subsequently appears as a less prominent character in the film's sequels The Lion King II: Simba's Pride (1998) and The Lion King 1½ (2004), and serves as a recurring character in The Lion Guard (2015–). In the original film, the adult Nala is voiced by Created by: Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, . Cub Nala in *The Lion King* Adult Nala in *The Lion King* Nala is the daughter of Sarafina and a unknown male. She is the mate of Simba and the mother of Kiara.Nala appears in all three Lion King movies. She is voiced by Niketa Calame (voice cub) ; Laura Williams (singing cub) ; Moira Kelly (voice adult) and Sally Dworsky (singing adult).
A direct-to-video sequel released in 1998, Simba's Pride takes place shortly after the events of the first film, depicting Simba and Nala as king and queen of the Pride Lands. In a ceremony at Pride Rock, the Pride Lands commemorate the birth of Simba and Nala's daughter Kiara, Created by: Irene Mecchi, Jonathan Roberts, . Nala is the deuteragonist of the 2019 film The Lion King, a remake of the 1994 animated classic film. She is based off her original incarnation with the same name. She is voiced by Shahadi Wright Joseph as a cub and Beyoncé Knowles who also played Foxxy Cleopatra as a young adult.