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Disney moves back The Jungle Book, Announces More 2016 Release Dates

Disney has made some adjustments to its movie release calendar and announced release dates for a couple upcoming films. Shakeups like these happen all the time, but a delay usually means early previews of the film weren’t playing quite as … Continue reading

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First Concept art and Title for Disney’s The Jungle Book “Live Action” Remake

Disney has entrusted Director Jon Favreau (Iron Man 1 & 2) with the reigns of its live-action & CGI combination remake of the classic The Jungle Book movie. The movie will combine some live-action with photo-realistic CGI animals and environments. … Continue reading

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Actor Bill Murray crashes Disney’s The Jungle Book Cast as Baloo

Veteran actor Bill Murray has joined the cast of Disney’s The Jungle Book as the voice of the lovable bear Baloo. Murray, who as of late has become known for crashing parties and dispensing life advice, has had a pretty … Continue reading

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Disney’s “The Jungle Book” Snares Christopher Walken & Giancarlo Esposito

Two more actors have been snared to join the voice cast for Disney’s The Jungle Book. Academy Award winner Christopher Walken will take on the role of King Louie, the ruler of a troop of monkeys and apes, while Giancarlo … Continue reading

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Disney Casts Mowgli in Jon Favreau’s ‘Jungle Book’

It took a worldwide search with stops ranging from New York to New Zealand, London to Canada, and all throughout the United States and India, but the Walt Disney Studios was finally able to find its man, er… boy. 10-year-old … Continue reading

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