Now the voice of ‘Kaa’ in the Hindi version of The Jungle Book will be given by Priyanka Chopra. The actress confirmed it by her tweet “@The Jungle Book was one of my favourite part of my childhood and now I get to be in it as the voice of Kaa! Wooopiee!” In the English version the playful voice of ‘Kaa’ was given by Scarlett Johannsson.
Apart from it several other celebrities are lending their voice to the Jungle Book, including Irfan Khan (Baloo), Shefali Shah (Raksha), Om Puri (Bagheera) and Nana Patekar (Sher Khan). The film will release in India on April 8, a week before the US release.