'Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle' trivia and fun facts
Reencounter The stars Andy Serkis, Benedict Cumberbatch and Cate Blanchett were part of the cast of 'The Hobbit', the film adaptation of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel directed by Peter Jackson.
Released coincidence The film was going to be released in 2016, but it was delayed because its premiere coincided with Disney's real action remake 'The Jungle Book'.
Alejandro G. Iñárritu Alejandro G. Iñárritu was a likely candidate to direct the film, but fell out of the project due to scheduling problems.
Third voice This is the third time Cate Blanchett has provided voice work for a role, after 'Ponyo' and 'How To Train Your Dragon 2'.