Meet the actors wholl be shere khan, baloo and more. Bagheera hears baby crying, stops and turns to look it was a sound like one never heard before in this part of the jungle. His life changes when he discovers the infant mancub, mowgli, in a wrecked canoe and dedicates himself to ensure the. The jungle book behindthescenes interview with ben kingsley. It sounds like kingsleys version of bagheera will differ slightly from sebastian cabots version of. Meet the voice of shere khan disneys the jungle book in.
Lupita nyongo lends voice to wolf, raksha, in the jungle. The jungle book is a 1967 american animated musical comedy film produced by walt disney productions. Christian bale reveals why bagheeras voice is nothing like batmans. Urged to abandon the only home hes ever known, mowgli embarks on a captivating journey of selfdiscovery, guided by pantherturnedstern mentor bagheera voice. Priyanka chopra, irrfan khan, nana patekar to voice hindi. Plot mowglis village is attacked by the vicious tiger shere khan voiced by sherman howard and he gets lost in the ruckus and runs into. Who did the voices of the 4 vultures in walt d disneys.
Ben kingsley to voice bagheera in disneys the jungle book. Based on rudyard kiplings 1894 book of the same name, it is the 19th disney animated feature film. He just brought this elegance and refinement to the character, yet with great firmness, says director jon favreau. Kingsley shares how he found his voice for the jungle cat. Ben kingsley is the voice of panther, bagheera, in the jungle book bagheera is a sleek and stunning panther who rescued mowgli when he was abandoned in the jungle as an infant. Bagheera is a wise black leopard, a friend among many in the jungle and a second father to mowgli, the man cub. Bagheera voices jungle book behind the voice actors. Along the way, mowgli encounters jungle creatures who dont exactly have his best interests at heart, including kaa voice of scarlett johansson, a python whose seductive voice. Ben kingsley lends voice of panther, bagheera in the jungle book bagheera is a sleek and stunning panther who rescued mowgli when he was abandoned in the jungle as an infant. Ben kingsley has been tapped to voice bagheera in disneys new liveaction take on the jungle book, directed by jon favreau.
But none so strange as the story of a small boy named mowgli. The jungle book behind the scenes bagheera interview ben. Priyanka chopra, irrfan khan, nana patekar to voice hindi jungle book after oscar, baywatch and quantico, priyanka chopra will be a part of jon favreaus jungle book as kaa in the dubbed hindi. Photos of the the jungle book 1967 movie voice actors. The jungle book 1967 voice actors and characters youtube. The jungle book s stories of a human boy named mowgli raised by animals in the wild made for. Jungle book bagheera and louies great escape mowgli, said bagheera, i hate to interrupt your treasured playtime, but there is something i wish to speak to you about. But mowgli finds hes no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger shere khan voice of idris elba, who bears the. Behind the scenes on the jungle book voice cast recording duration. Images of the bagheera voice actors from the jungle book franchise. Ben kingsley is bagheera disneys the jungle book youtube. It seemed, however, that the only creature who looked up to him was tabaqui, the. Urged to abandon the only home hes ever known, mowgli embarks on a captivating journey of selfdiscovery, guided by pantherturnedstern mentor bagheera voice of ben kingsley, and the freespirited bear baloo voice of bill murray. Hathi the elephant is king of the jungle and a wise, inspiring.
Bagheera is the wise and respectable black panther who lives in the seoni jungle in india. The effort bonded the big cat to the mancubindeed, bagheera has a bit of a soft spot for the boy. The movie features a starstudded voice cast bringing the animals of the jungle to life alongside newcomer neel sethi as mowgli. Ben kingsley lends voice of panther, bagheera in the. It chronicles the story of mowgli brandon baker from the time he was 5 living among humans to when he was 12 and rediscovering humans again. Jungle book bagheera is a black panther who discovers mowgli and leaves him to a pack of wolves to care for him. I only know that nana patekar is the voice of shere khan in hindi version of jungle book. Directed by jon favreau iron man, based on rudyard kiplings timeless stories and inspired by disneys classic animated film, the jungle book is a liveaction epic adventure about mowgli newcomer neel sethi, a mancub whos been raised by a family of wolves. A voice echoed throughout the cave, breaking the silence i was once used to.
Shere khan was a tiger of the indian jungle and the main antagonist of the jungle book. Raksha, a loving and fiercely protective mother wolf, cares deeply for all of her pupsincluding mancub mowgli neel sethi, whom she adopts as one of her own when hes abandoned in the jungle as an infant. Sir ben kingsley voices bagheera in the jungle book. Mowglis story is a 1998 live action directtovideo release from walt disney home entertainment. Sebastian cabot is the voice of bagheera in the jungle book 1967. The jungle book 1967 movie behind the voice actors. He is the tritagonist of the 1967 animated disney film the jungle book, a supporting character in the 2003 sequel, the jungle book 2, and one of the protagonists of its tv prequel jungle cubs. The voice of bagheera, exclusive interview with sir ben. Shows 5 movies 8 games 2 new feature click the filter dropdown to view vas grouped by reprisals. Check out the my jungle book craft as well as print the jungle book activity sheets courtesy of walt disney studios. Beverly hills april 04 actor sir ben kingsley during the the jungle book press junket at the beverly hilton on april 4, 2016 in beverly hills, california. Directed by wolfgang reitherman, it was the last film to be produced by walt disney, who died during its production. Urged to abandon the only home hes ever known, mowgli embarks on a captivating journey of selfdiscovery, guided by pantherturnedsternmentor bagheera voice of ben kingsley and the.
The voice cast supporting newcomer neel sethi as mowgli, probably. Published in 1894, rudyard kiplings the jungle book proved to be a hit with young and old alike. Bagheera voice of ben kingsley, and the freespirited bear baloo voice of bill murray. The 75yearold also depicts general woundwort in the 2018 watership down adaption on the bbc and netflix. Oscarwinner ben kingsley has joined the voice cast of disneys liveaction the jungle book. In disneys the jungle book, kinsley plays bagheera, the guardian of mowgli, just like the character in the. Shere khans roars bagheeras roars voice uncredited. In mowgli, rohan chand plays the title character, an orphaned indian boy who is rescued by the panther bagheera voice of christian bale after his parents are killed. It all began when the silence of the jungle was broken by an unfamiliar sound. Bagheera is the tritagonist of disneys 1967 animated feature film, the jungle book. I stared painfully at lifeless body in front of me.
In the soviet animated version of the jungle book bagheeras gender was swapped due to the fact that the russian word for panther is considered feminine. Mowgli bruce reitherman 1955 bagheera sebastian cabot19181977. With john goodman, haley joel osment, tony jay, mae whitman. Bagheera is a black panther the color of ink, who most in the jungle are in awe of, and also a little afraid of. The voice actors cast and characters for walt disneys the jungle book 1967. Photo by becky frymy sparkling life for disney kingsley did not see the character role of bagheera to be that of a father, but more of an indian colonel in the military. Bagheera s voice also look familiar but just not able to pick that name. Disneys 3d the jungle book, directed by jon favreau, is the second goround for the studio with this material the first was in 1967 and the state of movie technology has sure.
The jungle book is disneys latest liveaction adaptation and it stars ben kingsley as bagheera. Jungle book bagheera voice bagheera is played by ben kingsley, a hugely experienced actor with over 175 imdb credits. Bagheera comparison of the voice actors who have been the voice of bagheera with sound clips and images. The inside story of rudyard kipling and the jungle book. He served as the guardian of the mancub, mowgli and is the somewhat reluctant companion of baloo. Legend of the jungle, christian bale voiced bagheera. The word bagheera is hindiurdu for black panther, although the root. The film introduces neel sethi as mowgli, along with voice and motion capture performances from ben kingsley, bill murray, idris elba, lupita nyongo, scarlett johansson, giancarlo esposito, and christopher walken. Sir ben kinsley is known for his villainous characters. David tomlinson, keenan wynn, and norman grabowski. I lifted my head up a bit, seeing a smiling, but large figure infront of me. Incarnations view all 15 versions of bagheera on btva. Bagheera is a fictional character in rudyard kiplings mowgli stories in the jungle book coll. Mowgli, missing the jungle and his old friends, runs away from the man village unaware of the danger hes in by going back to the wild.
He is a black panther melanistic indian leopard who serves as friend, protector and mentor to the mancub mowgli. After a threat from the tiger shere khan, mowgli is forced to flee the jungle, by which he embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of the panther, bagheera and the freespirited bear, baloo. But mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger shere khan voice of idris elba, who bears the scars of man, promises to eliminate what he sees as a threat. The jungle book has extraordinary effects and wonderful. The jungle book study guide contains a biography of rudyard kipling, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. Definetly not bagheera, i would have noticed his scent and i would have seen his beautiful eyes. Christina radish speaks with sir ben kingsley about voicing bagheera, the panther, in the jungle book, his love for rudyard kipling, and much more. Ben kingsley is the voice of panther, bagheera, in the.
Baghirabagidah is a fictional character in rudyard kiplings mowgli stories in the jungle book coll. He, judging by the voice i heard, was a large male panther. The jungle book 2016 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The plot follows mowgli, a feral child raised in the indian jungle by wolves. But he had a voice as soft as wild honey dripping from a tree, and a skin softer than down.1243 87 69 938 239 826 558 842 155 44 1424 668 1359 672 604 347 491 728 1169 1271 820 475 937 977 1164 564 71 1365 536 664 680 82 645 1197 262 1186 462 1266 1086 1396 967 654 587 607