ga('create', 'UA-8457300-1', 'screenit.com'); "You'll never hurt Kiara, or Simba, not while I'm here." He roars and unintentionally pounces on Timon, who cries out in fear and begs Kovu not to eat him. Just then, Zira returns and lies to Jasiri that Kion has agreed to let the Outsiders keep the watering hole. He then ducks and Kiara leaps full over his evasion, landing on the ground a few feet away. Just then, Zira, Nuka, Vitani and the other Outsiders arrive and attack Simba, but when Kovu tries to stop this, Vitani kicks him away and sends him crashing into a rock where he falls unconscious. After some time, and now a young adult, Kiara (voice of NEVE CAMPBELL) wants her freedom, but Simba still wants to protect her. But before a fight can instigate, Rafiki indirectly tells Simba that Kovu had saved Kiara's life. Beyond that, the obvious bad attitudes of the villainous characters, some violence (fighting between the lions, etc...) and two non-graphic deaths (of villains who were trying to harm the good characters), the remaining categories have little or no major objectionable content. He was the son of Zira and the older brother of Vitani and Kovu. Kiara follows him out onto the stones and Kovu turns around to see a crocodile about to swallow her whole. In addition to his bravery, Kovu, unlike his vengeful mother, has also been shown to be very forgiving. Kovu is a male lion. Nuka, wanting to impress his mother, takes Kovu's place in killing Simba. Similarly, Zira's plan to kill Simba may have the same effect. Having shown his good side, Kovu matures into a character who is always willing to do the right thing, even if it means disappointing those he loves. An older Kovu, reflecting his more gentle and kind nature. Kovu embraces her and the two reunite affectionately. Synopsis: Young caterpillar Katy leaves her cherry-leaf tree home and her three sisters one day to learn more about the world and herself. Nuka doesn't like Kovu because he thinks he should have been the chosen successor to Scar and not his younger brother. Watch The Lion King 2: Simba’s Pride (1998) full movie. Kiara then climbs back out of the gorge with help from her father. Season One: "Never Judge a Hyena by its Spots" • "The Rise of Makuu" • ""Bunga the Wise" • "Can't Wait to be Queen" • "Eye of the Beholder" • "The Kupatana Celebration" • "Fuli's New Family" • "The Search for Utamu" • "Follow That Hippo!" Affiliations Simba then yells for Kiara and she quickly tells Kovu to "impress her"; they'd start at dawn. Simba has a nightmare where he envisions the death of his father (from the first film) as well as his own falling from a cliff into a stampeding herd of animals. All the friends climb out of the crevice and begin making their way out of the gorge. Zira with her son's help plots against Kiara to avenge Scar. There she meets a lion cub named Kovu and they become friends. One day, she proclaims him ready to take on the task of killing King Simba. Inspiration Once Kovu realizes what his mother is doing, he questions Zira as to what is going on and wonders why they cannot be friends with Kion. But Zira pushes him aside and finishes digging through the logs until she sees Nuka buried beneath them. QUICK TAKE: Kiara briefly fights with Zira and the two end up falling down and then hanging from a cliff. Season Three: "Whiff" • "To Be Bee or Not to Be Bee" • "Luck Be a Meerkat" • "Just When You Thought You'd Cuisine it All" • "Lemonade Stand Off" • "Big Jungle Game" • "Boo Hoo Bouquet" • "So Sumo Me" • "Now Museum, Now You Don't" • "Visiting Pig-nitaries" • "The Truth About Kats and Hogs" • "Escape from Newark" • "Truth Be Told" • "Circus Jerks" • "Nest Best Thing" • "Super Hog-O" • "Don't Have the Vegas Idea" • "Hot Enough for Ya?" Kovu is claimed to be the youngest son of Zira, who is a close follower of Scar; his two older siblings are Nuka and Vitani. Zira caught wind of Kovu's betrayal and framed him for an ambush, which led to his expulsion from the Pride Lands. That night, Kovu appears in Simba's climatic nightmare. Zira eventually falls into a flooding river below (and is presumably killed). While it's occasionally a bit rough looking and lacks the cutting edge razzle-dazzle its theatrical cousins sport, for the most part the figures, backgrounds and overall composition looks good and is always easy on the eye. Included are five new songs, as well as “He Lives in You, ” from the “Rhythm of the Pridelands” CD. To avenge Scar and take over the Pride Lands (formerly)To reunite the two prides (succeeded) Scar † (adoptive father) Zira † (adoptive mother or biological mother)Nuka † (older adoptive brother or half brother)Vitani (older adoptive sister or half sister)Kiara (mate)Simba (father-in-law)Nala (mother-in-law)Kion and Baliyo (brothers-in-law)Rani (sister-in-law) Mufasa † and Nala's Father † (grandfathers-in-law)Sarabi and Sarafina (grandmothers-in-law)Ahadi † (great-grandfather-in-law)Uru † (great-grandmother-in-law)Mohatu † (great-great-grandfather-in-law) If not, he would only be their adopted brother. Kovu admits that he'd never heard the story of Scar that way and that he really was a killer. As a result, he was referred to by the Outsiders as the Chosen One. • "Werehog of London" • "Bigfoot, Littlebrain" • "Astro-Nots" • "Robin Hoodwinked" • "Seregenti Western" • "All Pets are Off" • "Two for the Zoo" • "The Swine in the Stone" • "You May Have Already Won Six Million Bakra" • "My Meteor, My Friend" • "Jungle Slickers" • "Don't Wake the Neighbear" • "Recipe for Disaster" • "Going Over-Boar'd" • "Ivy Beleaguered" • "Broadway Bound & Gagged" • "Steel Hog" • "Dealer's Choice Cut" • "Space Ham" • "You Bet Your Tuhkus" • "No-Good Samaritan" • "Living in De Nile" • "One Tough Bug" • "Pirates of Pumbzance" • "Miss Perfect" • "Hakuna Matata U." He hits his head on a rock and passes into unconsciousness. Rather than abandon Kiara to the crocodiles, Kovu risks his life to distract the crocodiles and thus allow Kiara to escape. From that point on, it's uncertain whether Kovu will continue with his mother's evil plan, or succumb to his growing affection for Kiara. The Lion King II: Simba's Pride Kovu glares at Simba before walking to the rocks outside the cavern to sleep. Zira and her pride fight Simba and his pride during a thunderstorm (biting, clawing, etc...). Later, at the Pride Rock, he and Kiara explain how Zira's pride and Simba's pride had merged into one. Zira made the comparison between Scar and Kovu in this way with the killing of their own brothers. Zira and her pride fight Simba and his pride during a thunderstorm (biting, clawing, etc...) after slowing approaching one another. Deleted: To Be King • Warthog Rhapsody • The Lion of the Moon • Old Fearless Buzz • The Madness of King Scar • Where Do I Belong, Kind, conflicted, caring, friendly, brave, serious, protective, affectionate, good-hearted, fun-loving, cheerful, calm, remorseful, insecure (formerly), Slender lion, auburn fur, tan muzzle, underbelly and paws, black nose, dark brown mane, emerald green eyes, Being with Kiara, being accepted by Simba and Nala, his new family, having fun, romance, Being like Scar, being mistreated by his mother, Simba's distrust, the prides fighting, being separated from Kiara, discrimination, Helps reunite the prides and becomes Simba and Nala's son-in-law when he marries Kiara as her prince and future king, watches Kion become King of the Tree of Life. Mild Disclaimer: This site does not store any files on its server. After Zira scratches him, Kovu has a pinkish scar on his face. Kiara and Kovu eventually reunite the two prides, bringing peace to Pride Rock. However, once Simba rose to the throne, he exiled Kovu and his pride to the Outlands, where Kovu's mother, Zira, raised him to resent the Pride Landers and, in particular, the royal family. Rejected by his mother and Simba, Kovu wanders into the desert where he sees that Kiara has came looking for him. However, when faced by his mother, Kovu is submissive and prone to showing his softer side, exposing a desire to befriend and treat kindly the new cub he has just met. Zira is disgusted and vents on how Kovu had thought "Simba would welcome him with open arms." Kovu starts to tell her his part in Zira's plan, but decides against it and starts to walk away again. Season Two: "Babysitter Bunga" • "The Savannah Summit" • "The Traveling Baboon Show" • "Ono and the Egg" • "The Rise of Scar" • "Let Sleeping Crocs Lie" • "Swept Away" • "Rafiki's New Neighbors" • "Rescue in the Outlands" • "The Ukumbusho Tradition" • "The Bite of Kenge" • "Timon and Pumbaa's Christmas" • "The Morning Report" • "The Golden Zebra" • "The Little Guy" • "Divide and Conquer" • "The Scorpion's Sting" • "The Wisdom of Kongwe" • "The Kilio Valley Fire" • "Undercover Kinyonga" • "Cave of Secrets" • "The Zebra Mastermind" • "The Hyena Resistance" • "The Underground Adventure" • "Beshte and the Beast" • "Pride Landers Unite!" • Disneyland Forever • Happily Ever After • HarmonioUS • Ignite the Dream: A Nighttime Spectacular of Magic and Light • The Magic, the Memories and You • Once Upon a Time • Tree of Life Awakens • Wonderful World of Animation • World of Color Deleted: Diku • Baasho • Iggy • Herr Rhino • Kwashi • Bhati • Mheetu • Banagi • Daabi • Dwala • Naanda, Season One: "Boara Boara" • "Saskatchewan Catch" • "Kenya Be My Friend?"