The inquisitive mowgli often gets himself into trouble and cant resist helping animals in danger or solving other problems. Kipling spent good time in india and tried to incorporate local terminology in his jungle book. Baloo voice baloo voiced by phil harrisand 4 others. The jungle book 1967 voice actors and characters youtube.
Bill murray to voice baloo the bear in the jungle book. The voice cast for walt disney pictures the jungle book the original 1967 version. The famous voices another layer of their personalities, from the protective ben kingsley as bagheera, merry bill murray as baloo to idris elba as fierce shere khan. Who was the voice of baloo in the original movie the jungle book. Guided by bagheera the panther and the bear baloo, mowgli. Baloo is the deuteragonist of disneys 1967 animated feature film, the jungle book. Meet the voice of baloo disneys the jungle book in theatres. With phil harris, sebastian cabot, louis prima, bruce reitherman. Phil harris 1973 robin hood little john a bear voice 1971 the gatling gun luke boland 1970 the aristocats omalley voice. In the 1967 disney film, he is voiced by phil harris, and in the 2016 remake, he is voiced by bill murray. Images of the baloo voice actors from the jungle book franchise. Bill murray has joined the cast of disneys the jungle book as the voice of baloo the bear. Billy murray will provide the voice of the laidback bear baloo in the upcoming disney remake of the jungle book, according to thr.
Why i love the jungle books scatsinging baloo the bear. Originally voiced by the late phil harris in the film the jungle book, he is voiced by the late ed gilbert on this show. The legendary actor is most famous for his starring role in ghostbusters during the 1980s. Its sound effects and songs are symphony of the wild, it hits just the right tune with nostalgic effect and engaging soundtracks. The voice of baloo is expressed by none other than bill murray. In the jungle book we tried to incorporate the personalities of the actors that do the voices into the cartoon characters, and we came up with something totally different. One of the two upcoming remakes of disneys 1967 animated film of the same name, the jungle book will be directed by jon favreau iron man, chef as a liveaction and. In 1989 japanese anime television series jungle book shonen mowgli also based on the jungle book, baloo, voiced by banjo ginga in japanese and a. Who is the voice of baloo the bear in netflixs mowgli. The disney version of baloo is very different from the book character on which hes based. Phil harris, who was baloo, went on to voice another animated bear for disney, playing little john in 1973s robin hood. In the original story the jungle book the illustrations of characters like baloo the bear were done by john lockwood kipling, who was the father of ruyard kipling. Photos of the the jungle book 2016 movie voice actors. In contrast to the book, where baloo is a wise old bear who teaches mowgli the law of the jungle, disneys baloo is jolly, funloving, lazy and laid back.
In 1989, he reprised his role as baloo for the cartoon series talespin, but after a few recording sessions he was replaced by ed gilbert. In 2016, disney did a liveaction remake of the jungle book with bill murray as the voice of baloo. For the soundtrack, murray recorded the song with the new orleans jazz musician kermit ruffins. Quotes and lines spoken by baloo from disneys the jungle book. He is known for his carefree attitude, as well as his usual recklessness. Baloo appears in the liveaction 2016 film, voiced by bill murray. Baloo comparison of the voice actors who have been the voice of baloo with sound clips and images. Mumbai irrfan khan is happy to lend his voice to the friendly bear baloo of the jungle book in the hindi dubbed version of the hollywood film, and says being a part of the global. Bill murray to voice baloo the bear in jungle book remake. The animation appears a bit dated, in large part because it appears to use the xeroxing method, but that doesnt detract from the great story disney had created, or the voice actors who add life to this movie. Who was the voice of baloo in the original movie the. Heres why we think the world would be a truly happenin place if everyone was more like baloo. The fandango movieclips coming soon channel is the.
The jungle book 1967 movie behind the voice actors. In short, both murray brothers had voiced baloo in two different liveaction jungle book projects. Mowgli bruce reitherman 1955 bagheera sebastian cabot 19181977 baloo phil harris 19041995. Irrfan khan on why the jungle book has resonated in. Bill murray will be behind the voice of everybodys favourite bear, baloo. Meet the actors wholl be shere khan, baloo and more the bare necessities of the new cast, from bill murray to idris elba. He gives the best advice a mancub could ask for, has a groovy singing voice, and is cooler than we could ever hope to be. The bare necessities by baloo the bear and mowgli songfacts.
Bagheera is played by ben kingsley, a hugely experienced actor with over 175 imdb credits. The voice actor who plays baloo the bear is andy serkis, who also directed. Harris worked as a voice actor for animated films, providing the voice of baloo the bear in the jungle book 1967, thomas omalley in the aristocats 1970, and little john in robin hood 1973. The jungle book tv spot meet the voice of baloo 2016 bill. But mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger shere khan voice of idris elba, who bears the scars of man. As lovely to behold as it is engrossing to watch, the jungle book is the rare remake that actually improves upon its predecessors all while setting a new.
Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Bill murray to voice lovable bear baloo in disneys the. A dancing, singing, allaround fun bear who introduced the hakuna. There are two current jungle book movies in the works one. Baloo is by far the most laidback bear in the jungle. I have no idea how these terms are interpreted in other. While not a very smart bear, he is shown to look out for those he cares for, going as far as to risk his life when mowgli was in danger. Mowgli bruce reitherman 1955 bagheera sebastian cabot19181977 baloo phil harris 19041995.
Bill murray will voice the lovable bear baloo in disneys live actionanimated hybrid, the jungle book. Cunningly disguised as an alluring female ape with two coconut halves on his snout and wearing palmfrond wig and skirt, baloo voiced by the us big bandleader phil harris. Bill murray is joining the allstar cast of the jungle book. Jungle book baloo is a sleepy brown bear who plays a part in salvaging mowgli from shere khans clutches and educating him on the law of the jungle.
Irrfan khan excited to voice baloo the bear in hindi. The new live action version of disneys the jungle book is in theaters now and it is expected to rule the box office this weekend. In certain adaptations, he is a laidback sloth bear who lives by the bare necessities philosophy and. For disneys reboot of the jungle book, khan stepped in to voice baloo the bear in the hindidubbed version of the film released in india alongside the original english where bill murray played. The jungle book tv spot meet the voice of baloo 2016 bill murray, ben kingsley movie hd. The inside story of rudyard kipling and the jungle book. Bill murray to voice baloo in disneys new jungle book. Bill murray to voice lovable bear baloo in disneys the jungle book. Bhaloo or baaloo means a bear, haathi means an elephant, and jungle means a forest in hindi. Bagheera the panther and baloo the bear have a difficult time trying to convince a boy to. Murray will reprise the role made famous by phil harris, the actor and musician who sang the 1967 animated features most beloved song, a. Baloo is present in every jungle book related franchise, and is easily one of the mostrecognized disney characters of all time. When phil harris did the voice of baloo, he gave it a bubble of life. Baloo the bear originally voiced by the late phil harris, currently voiced by joel mcrary is a character from the 1967 disney animated movie the jungle book.
Bill murray, who voices baloo in the 2016 film, is the younger brother of brian doylemurray, who also voiced baloo in the jungle book. The voice of mowgli, however, came from a rookie performer. The adventures of mowgli, a human foundling raised by akelas wolf pack, and his best friends, fatherly bear baloo and playful panther bagheera. The oscar nominee has been tapped to voice the kindhearted bear baloo in the liveactionanimated remake of the beloved disney. Legend of the jungle meet the voice actors and cast. The jungle book 1967 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors. The jungle book 2016 movie behind the voice actors. The films standout is obviously phil harris as baloo the bear. He meets mowgli when bagheera just left him, as the mancub refused. Bill murray will voice baloo in disneys the jungle book.
Unlike bagheera, who has ulterior motives, baloo speaks up out of the kindness. Though the only actor who actually appears on the screen is neel sethi as mowgli, murray has been transformed, through the magic of cgi, into an expressive. Unanswered questions what are the different hardware that will be needed by producer of the voice mail the srvice provider and the. He shares his voice actor in the sequel with sulley from pixars 2001 film monsters inc. Why is baloo the bear in a jungle when bears live in. In the book, baloo was a humorless, serious, and strict aging sloth bear who utilized militant. In certain adaptations, he is a laidback sloth bear who lives by the bare necessities philosophy and survives by living off the land. If bill murray were an animal he would definitely be a big cuddly bear, so it only makes sense that hell voice baloo, the bear from rudyard kiplings the jungle book. The comedy icon joins a highprofile cast which already includes. Baloo is a happygolucky sloth bear who likes living an easy life. Bill murray will voice baloo the bear in disneys forthcoming remake of the jungle book, according to the hollywood reporter.1046 323 378 687 95 701 1072 429 781 282 108 1009 476 113 1242 1054 1177 775 417 1216 1335 1348 928 1344 408 1549 682 72 855 1263 940 576 205 648 96 761 972 504 39 92