This took me forever to figure out what the hell was going on. Have you figured it out?
I'm pretty sure that if this pose looks staged and stiff from here it looks just as bad from the front.
Today in Really Uncomfortable Forced Poses: DAT LEG.
Remember who you are Simba...
Hahaha. For someone who's confronted on his wedding day with his own giant floating head, he's taking it pretty well, I'd say!