Once Upon a Time debuted brand new information and footage at the San Diego Comic Con this year, revealing new characters from Aladdin that will be part of the show’s 6th season. One of these characters is none other than Jafar that will be played by Oded Fehr, previously played by Naveen Andrews in the canceled spinoff Once Upon a Time in Wonderland. Due to Andrews’ commitment with Netflix’s Sense 8 he will not reprise his role.
Aladdin is seen going through intense pain having fallen from a king-like status as shown on the brand new footage, is played byDeniz Akdeniz. Not shown in the clip, Jasmine will be played by Galavant star Karen David. Other new characters included for this season are Morpheus played by Giles Matthey and the Count of Monte Cristo played by Craig Horner. It was also revealed that previous characters will be returning for this season including Dr. Archie Hopper (Raphael Sbarge) & Cinderella (Jessy Schram). Once Upon a Time returns Sundays starting September 25 of this year.
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