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Taymor swaps Spider-Man for The Lion King

Aug 17, 2011 | 7:15am EDT

Taymor walked away from the Spider-Man project in March (11) following extensive delays, a string of bad reviews and safety issues.

The show has since gone on to re-open, but Taymor is looking to the future by taking on a new project - she's overseeing an upcoming production of Disney's The Lion King in Madrid, reports

Taymor has a long association with the production - she won a Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical for her work on the show on Broadway.

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