Kaa Introduces Mowgli to the Jungle in the First Trailer for the Live Action Remake of Disney’s ‘The Jungle Book’

Disney has released the first official trailer for their upcoming live action remake of the classic 1967 animated film The Jungle Book based on Rudyard Kipling‘s book of the same name. In the trailer, Scarlett Johansson voices the snake Kaa in what appears to be her first interaction with the character Mowgli.

The film, directed by Jon Favreau, also stars the voices of Bill Murray as Baloo, Ben Kingsley as Bagheera, and Idris Elba as Shere Khan with Neel Sethi as Mowgli. The Jungle Book will be released in theaters on April 15, 2015.

The Jungle Book Poster

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