Legendary actor Bill Murray will voice Baloo in the Disney remake of Jungle Book. Murray will play the role of the bear who befriends Mowgli, and the actor will be joining fellow actors such as Lupita Nyong’o, Idris Elba, Ben Kingsley, Scarlett Johansson and Christopher Walken as part of the alreadt stellar film cast.
The upcoming film will contain some of the classic songs seen in the animation. The film follows a boy called Mowgli who is abandoned in the jungle as a child, he is then raised by wolves in the jungle. It is at this time that he begins to learn about where he comes from. Jungle Book is directed by Jon Favreau and will premiere in UK cinemas on the 16th of October 2015.