As expected, Benedict Cumberbatch was tabbed to provide the voice of the evil tiger, Shere Khan, for the rebooted “The Jungle Book” movie. – the Warner Bros. version. Cumberbatch is the first cast role for the film with Andy Serkis [“Rise of the Planet of the Apes”] making his directorial debut. George Sanders voiced Shere Khan in the original 1967 Disney animated version and Idris Elba will be voicing the tiger in Disney’s rebooted version.
“The Jungle Book: Origins” is currently scheduled to be released on October 21, 2016.
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