Netflix’s upcoming film, Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle, world premiere was held at Mumbai on Sunday, 25 November. The premiere was attended by both International and Bollywood stars like Christian Bale, Andy Serkis, Freida Pinto, Anil Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit and many others. Andy Serkis gave his voice for the role of Baloo while Christian Bale and Frieda Pinto gave their voices for the role of Bagheera and Messua respectively. The Hindi film cast members, Abhishek Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit gave their voices for the role of Bagheera, Baloo, Kaa and Nisha respectively.
Also the co-director of the film, Andy Serkis reveals Netflix’s adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s Mowgli reflects the darker side of the classic novel and opposes the most cherished Disney’s The Jungle Book which released in 2016. It is jointly produced by Warner Bros and Serkis’ company The Imaginarium.
Here are the pics from the event:
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle will be released on Netflix on December 7. It will be given a limited theatrical release, beginning November 29, in the UK and the US