Later, Timon and Pumbaa come across Kovu and Kiara, and they assist Kiara in teaching Kovu about the concept of fun. As the daughter of Simba and Nala, she is the future queen of the Pride Lands, a role which she finds hard to accept as a young cub. When is stung by a , she stays by her father's side until he is healed. What happened before Kiara and Kion were born? However, he was removed to make the film less complicated. Similarly, Daisy Duck's suicide plot used for Donald Duck's short Donald's Dilemma has often suffered the same fate. Later, Kiara sees her father limping back to Pride Rock. They all laugh uncontrollably, and even Kovu seems to be having fun.
Still wild at heart, she longs to escape her father's overprotective wing, proving herself to be even more determined than ever to gain independence. As a young adult, Kiara attempted to for the first time. Nala is surprised by Simba's ferocity, but before the argument can get worse, Rafiki appears on a nearby hill and indirectly tells Simba that Kovu has saved his daughter's life. He's a few minutes older than his sister Kia,and he's next in line for the throne. After the fight, she informs Kion that Zazu has reported that the have encroached on the forest. Timon and Pumbaa then help carry Simba back to Pride Rock. Kiara runs frustratedly after them.
As the trio make their way through the forest, Timon and Pumbaa begin to search the foliage for grubs, completely forgetting about their duty to oversee Kiara. Zira and her pride have taken over a part of the Outlands where a waterhole is located and have driven out a hyena clan that lived there. Kion comes to Jasiri's aid after she is attacked by Nuka and then meets Kovu, who after discovering that Kion is Simba's son and could convince the King to allow the Outsiders back into the Pride Lands, declares to Nuka that they have got to take the two to Zira. Kovu and Kiara embrace, relieved to have fulfilled their mission. This gives Kiara an idea, and she begins sniffing for Nala's scent in the underbrush.
After all, he had been trained by Zira to be like Scar, not a decent ruler like Kiara had. Nala, who has come with Simba, rushes up to Kiara, relieved to see that her daughter is all right. This deliberate disobedience echoes her father's mistakes in the first film, though Kiara does not show as much remorse as Simba once did, instead insisting on disobedience, a trait which carries into her young adult life. He sang in order to boast their blossoming romance. When Simba and Kovu set off to speak together, Kiara was delighted and eagerly awaited their return. When Kion reacts with confusion, Simba gently explains that his presence is needed at a funeral in for , a wise old who has passed away. Her outlook is a positive one, and she is one of Kovu's most loyal encouragers, seeing past his rough exterior to the kind character within.
Kovu starts to tell her his part in Zira's plan but decides against it and starts to walk away again. After failing to convince Kion to side with her over Jasiri, Zira has her lionesses surround him. Tiifu and Zuri soon begin to sunbathe, but Kiara orders them to help her make a path of stepping stones across the floodwaters. Their reunion was interrupted by the arrival of Kiara's parents, who greeted their daughter with relief. Her adventurous spirit one day prompted her to disobey her father's orders, and she encountered an Outsider in the Outlands named. The group end up being chased by rhinos but are able to hide in a narrow gap where Kovu and Kiara end up accidentally kissing when getting out of the gap.
He's very interested in Simba's story,and acts like him when he was a cub. He had proven himself and there was no reason for them to keep distrust him at this point. As they walk, Kion questions Kiara as to what she thinks will be waiting for them at the end of the trail, and Kiara answers that it will probably be animals excited to meet their future queen and her little brother. This friendly approach makes quite the mark on Kovu, who begins to question his own role as an Outsider. Simba reluctantly submits, and Kiara nuzzles him affectionately. Some of the pride members cheered all the same for both siblings, but it also made old fears and superstitious surface along some of the others. Kovu doesn't understand what she's doing, and she picks up on this.
The next day, Kovu sees Simba by himself drinking out of a lake and sees this as a chance to kill the king, but Kiara arrives and ends up distracting him. As the friends continue navigating the tunnels, they hear nearby hooves pounding, and run into the. Simba jumps down the slope, trying desperately to reach Kiara, but she and Zira have already fallen too far down the ledge. But just as he's about to talk to her, Simba interrupts them and tells Kovu that he'd like to talk with him. Pumbaa jumps in after her, but accidentally sits on top of her.
He then goes off on Kiara, asking her if she's hurt or sick. Especially those who remembered the darker times. Kovu smugly asks her what kind of a hunter she thinks she is and points out that she could've been killed. After thanking his grandfather, Kion races off to rejoin Kiara, but when he returns to Pride Rock, Tiifu and Zuri explain that Kiara has already gone off to meet with Janja. Kovu Meaning Scar Gender Male Species Lion Titles Prince Voice Actors Ryan O'Donoghue cub Jason Marsden young adult Gene Miller young adult singing voice Kovu is the deuteragonist of.
Kiara quickly connects the dots and realizes that the elands will run right into the hives, inciting chaos. She is first seen atop Pride Rock, ready to embark on an adventure. Just then, Kion gets the idea to track down Muhangus and ask him for directions. He is hesitant to trust Kovu around his daughter, but Nala urges him to give the Outsider a chance. He then decides to show her an example.
Later, Kiara expresses shock at Simba's claim that Kovu was involved in an ambush set by Zira and heartbreakingly watched as Simba exiled Kovu. Overall, Nala assures Simba that Kiara will be fine. During this time, , the leader of the Outsiders, took advantage of her solitude by setting fire to the nearby grasslands, which effectively trapped Kiara in the blaze. Kovu nearly tells Kiara his part in Zira's plan, but can't bring himself to and begins to leave, but then Rafiki appears and takes him and Kiara to Upendi where the two young lions end up falling in love. Together, the two confronted their parents, and Kiara convinced her father to end the bloodshed.