Disney have released a new trailer for the upcoming live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book. We hear the voices of Neel Sethi as Mowgli, Bill Murray as Baloo and Ben Kingsley as Bagheera. Watch below.

The Jungle Book is directed by Jon Favreau and written by Justin Marks. The film also stars Idris Elba as Shere Khan, Scarlett Johansson as Kaa, Lupita Nyong’o as Raksha, Giancarlo Esposito as Akela, and Christopher Walken as King Louie. The Jungle Book will be released in April 2016.


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Olga Hughes is currently pre-occupied with fairy tales, fantasy, misanthropy, medieval history and the long eighteenth century. She has a Bachelor of Fine Art from the Victorian College of the Arts and is currently majoring in Literature and History at Deakin. She has contributed to websites such as History behind Game of Thrones, The Anne Boleyn Files and The Tudor Society.