Idris Elba Set To Play Shere Khan In “The Jungle Book” Live Action Movie

March 12, 2014 • By

Idris Elba Jungle Book

Disney is setting up a live action movie based on “The Jungle Book” story! So far it has been revealed that Idris Elba is deep in talks to play the tiger character Shere Khan.

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Here’s a description of the movie:

An orphan boy is raised in the Jungle with the help of a pack of wolves, a bear and a black panther.

The live action “Jungle Book” film will be directed by Jon Favreau!