Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan, who has voiced the character of Bagheera in Netflix's Hindi version of 'Mowgli: Legend Of the Jungle' is happy to have been able to share the classic story with his 7-years-old daughter Aaradhya Bachchan.
As per media reports, the actor said that it was a wonderful experience for him to be able to share this story with his daughter as he himself in his childhood was fond of the original cartoon. When asked about his fondest memory of 'The Jungle Book' he said that in his childhood, he often used to sing to those songs and re-enacting a lot of those scenes.
Talking about her new 'Mowgli: Legend Of the Jungle' Abhishek reportedly said that the recreation of the epic novel has come out nice and the new version of the classic is more contemporary and something kids these days might be able to associate more with, since the awareness and maturity of children of this generation is far more than what they were at that age.
Directed by Andy Serkis 'Mowgli: Legend Of The Jungle' released globally on the web-streaming giant on Friday, December 7. The film is a layered interpretation of author Rudyard Kipling's epic novel 'The Jungle Book'.
Netflix took to Twitter on November 20 and announced the name of some of the Indian stars who will be featured in Hindi version of upcoming 'Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle'. Beside Abhishek, the film also features Bollywood stars including Kareena Kapoor Khan, Madhuri Dixit Nene, Anil Kapoor, and Jackie Shroff who has will lend their voices to characters in the venture. In the film, Kareena will be voicing the soft and hypnotic voice of the python Kaa, Anil will be giving voice to bear Baloo, Madhuri will be voicing Nisha and Jackie Shroff will voice Shere Khan.
Moreover, the fantasy drama will also star Indian child actor Rohan Chand as Mowgli, Matthew Rhys as Lockwood and Freida Pinto as Messua.
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