Jon Favreau amazing and versatile director of Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Cowboys & Aliens, and Chef is ready to take audience back to their childhood with “The Jungle Book” latest new edition.
Produced by Walt Disney Pictures, the first images and video introduction is out and going viral. Disney partners UTV Films released the first video on Instagram.
“Here is the first look of @disneythejunglebook. Set to hit the Cinemas in 2016” captioned official UTV account.
In the video we get to see the film’s two main characters Mowgli and Bagheera and beautiful jungle background for the first time.
Neel Sethi voices Mowgli, Ben Kingsley voices the panther Bagheera, Bill Murray voices the bear Baloo, Scarlett Johansson voices Kaa, Idris Elba voices the tiger Shere Khan, Christopher Walken voices the monkey King Louie, and Giancarlo Esposito and Lupita Nyong’o voice wolves Akela and Raksha.
The jungle book is brought to life with stunning realism as well as offering a brief glimpse of Mowgli. In addition to the video teaser, Disney revealed that Access Hollywood will air the first official trailer live on Monday.
The Jungle Book is slated to hit theatres on Apr. 15, 2016.