The film, which stars Indian-American actor Neel Sethi, will release in India on Friday, a week before it releases in the US. The movie has also been given a PG (under parental guidance) certification in the US, and India’s Central Board of Film Certification chief Pahlaj Nihalani gave the film a U/A certificate saying that it is scary.
It showcases Mowgli’s journey of self-discovery when he is forced to abandon his home in the forest, and all the creatures he meets during his journey.
The film is supported by a stellar cast including Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Lupita Nyong’o, Scarlett Johansson and Christopher Walken. And its Hindi dubbed version for the Indian audience, is voiced by a string of popular Bollywood stars, including names like Priyanka Chopra and Irrfan Khan.
The film will hit the theatres tomorrow, but before that we bring you glimpse of the scenes from the movie. Check out the trailer and images below: