WASHINGTON: After a long wait, Disney has finally released the first teaser of their upcoming live-action comic movie ‘The Jungle Book,’ where Mowgli can be seen wandering in a beautiful, lush jungle.
Disney took to its Instagram account to share a short clip from the movie that perfectly captures stunning jungle scenes, river surrounded by vegetation and Mowgli standing on a mangled tree branch, covered in vines, in the middle of the jungle, E! Online reported.
Its first trailer will debut on September 14 on Access Hollywood.
The movie, which will be directed by Jon Favreau and is set to hit the theatres on April 15, 2016, is starring young actor Neel Sethi as Mowgli and Sir Ben Kingsley as Bagheera.
Apart from this, the other star cast includes Scarlett Johansson as Kaa the snake, Christopher Walken as King Louie, Bill Murray as bear Baloo, Idris Elba as the villainous Shere Khan and Lupita Nyong'o as Raksha the wolf.