Guy Ritchie, you get on the damn phone right now and call this boy!!!!
Reports broke yesterday that casting directors had finally received an audition tape from actor Avan Jorgia for the role as Aladdin in the upcoming live action Disney remake.
The internet has been very vocal about Avan landing the role after it was revealed that the film was struggling to cast the lead.
Unfortunately, Avan tweeted last night that we may have gotten our hopes up:
Though I am flattered by all the support, there is something to be said about not believing everything you can read.— Avan Jogia (@AvanJogia) July 15, 2017