Entertainment 'The Jungle Book' images: Disney movie in theaters April 15 By amNY.com staff March 21, 2016 1:45 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email Disney's "The Jungle Book" features big name actors lending their voices to the beloved characters. Take a look at the images of the actors and their characters, just released by Disney on Monday. The movie is in theaters on April 15, 2016. Idris Elba as Shere Khan Photo Credit: Disney Shere Khan is a Bengal tiger and hates humans. Ben Kingsley as Bagheera Photo Credit: Disney Bagheera is a panther. Scarlett Johansson as Kaa Photo Credit: Disney Kaa is a "massive" python who "uses her voice and hypnotic gaze to entrance," according to notes from Disney. Christopher Walken as King Louie Photo Credit: Disney King Louie is an ape who wants to understand "man's deadly 'red flower' -- fire," according to notes released by Disney. Giancarlo Esposito as Akela Photo Credit: Disney Akela is the patriarch of his pack. By amNY.com staff Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.