Earlier this week, the director of Disney’s live-action adaptation of the classic tale of The Jungle Book, Jon Favreau shared a short clip on Instagram to get fans excited for the release of the full length teaser trailer. Now the full teaser trailer, narrated by Scarlett Johansson as the smoulderingly seductive snake, Kaa is out:
In the teaser trailer we get a quick look at some of the major characters which include Mowgli (portrayed by Neel Sethi), Kaa (voiced by Scarlett Johansson), Raksha (voiced by Lupita Nyong’o), Bagheera (voiced by Ben Kingsley) and the free-spirited Baloo (voiced by Bill Murray).
The new movie is a mixture of live-action and CGI and follows the classic tale of Mowgli who was raised by a family of wolves. When Mowgli is forced to flee the jungle he has called his home since birth he embarks on an epic journey of self-discovery, adventure, discrimination and more. He is once again accompanied by a strict and stern panther named Bagheera and the free-spirited Baloo. Other cast members include Christopher Walken as King Louie and Idris Elba as the fearsome Shere Khan – the tiger who bears a scar from a human and wants to kill Mowgli because he is a man cub.