Disney's 'Jungle Book' Main Trailer Roars to Life
The main trailer of Walt Disney Pictures' live animation take on the classic adventure “The Jungle Book” has just been released. The trailer features Mowgli (Neel Sethi) being chased or rather trained by his mentor Bagheera (Ben Kingsley) - a black panther. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan (Idris Elba), who bears the scars of Man, promises to eliminate what he sees as a threat. Urged to abandon the only home he’s ever known, Mowgli embarks on a captivating journey. Bagheera (voice of Ben Kingsley), and . Along the way, Mowgli encounters jungle creatures who don’t exactly have his best interests at heart, who tries to coerce Mowgli into giving up the secret to the elusive and deadly red flower: fire.
The all-star cast includes Scarlett Johannsson as the python Kaa whose seductive voice and gaze hypnotizes the man-cub, Christopher Walken as the smooth-talking King Louie, Bill Murray as the free-spirited bear Baloo, Lupita Nyong'o as the fiercely protective mother wolf Raksha, and Giancarlo Esposito as the wolf pack’s alpha male Akela. Directed by Jon Favreau, the film is based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, “The Jungle Book”.
The wild adventure swings into Philippine theaters in 3D on April 06, 2016. “The Jungle Book” is distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures through Columbia Pictures. #JungleBookPH
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