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Idris Elba to voice deadly tiger in Disney's 'Jungle Book'

Idris Elba to voice deadly tiger in Disney's 'Jungle Book'

In "Pacific Rim," a score-settling Idris Elba demonstrated he has the eye of the tiger. Now he'll show that he has the voice of one as well.

The 41-year-old London-born actor is in final negotiations to provide the voice of the fearsome feline Shere Khan in Disney's live-action adaptation of the classic Rudyard Kipling tale "The Jungle Book," according to Deadline Hollywood.

Elba, who has earned strong reviews as the leading man in the biopic "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" and the BBC crime series "Luther," has a...

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