Simba is the protagonist of the 1994 Disney movie, The Lion King. He is the son of Mufasa and Sarabi. Simba was next in line to rule the Pride Lands. However, after his evil uncle Scar murders Mufasa and frames Simba for the crime, the young lion cub runs away exile while Scar rules as king. It was then up to Simba to return to the Pride Lands and reclaim his throne and rightful place in the great circle of life.