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  • Bill Murray to Voice Baloo the Bear in 'The Jungle Book'

    Bill Murray has joined the cast of Disney's "The Jungle Book" as the voice of Baloo the Bear. Previously announced cast include Christopher Walken as King Louie, Giancarlo Esposito as Akela, Ben Kingsley and Lupita Nyong'o as Bagheera and Raksha,...
  • Kids can be monkeys at "The Jungle Book" at Allentown Public Theatre

    Kids can be monkeys at "The Jungle Book" at Allentown Public Theatre
    Join Mowgli, the boy raised by wolves in an Indian jungle, when Allentown Public Theatre presents “The Jungle Book” Friday through Sunday and Aug. 15-17 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Allentown. The hour-long show, a modern adaptation of...
  • Bill Murray to voice Baloo in 'The Jungle Book' film

    Bill Murray to voice Baloo in 'The Jungle Book' film
    Bill Murray has joined the cast of Disney's "The Jungle Book," directed by Jon Favreau. Murray will voice Baloo, the jolly bear who befriends the human orphan Mowgli, to be played by newcomer Neel Sethi. Murray joins a voice cast that also incluldes...
  • Christopher Walken, Giancarlo Esposito join 'Jungle Book' cast

    Christopher Walken, Giancarlo Esposito join 'Jungle Book' cast
    Hail to the new king of the jungle: Christopher Walken has joined the cast of Disney's upcoming "Jungle Book" movie and will lend his voice to King Louie, the ruler of a troop of monkeys and apes, the studio has announced. The Oscar-winning actor...
  • Jon Favreau's 'Jungle Book' casts newcomer Neel Sethi as Mowgli

    Jon Favreau's adaptation of "The Jungle Book" has found its Mowgli in 10-year-old newcomer Neel Sethi, Disney announced Tuesday. Sethi, who hails from New York, was found during an extensive search that included the United States, Canada, England, New...
  • Andy Serkis: Beneath the digital makeup, a box-office powerhouse

    Andy Serkis: Beneath the digital makeup, a box-office powerhouse
    Andy Serkis may be the only top-billed star in a summer blockbuster whom you wouldn't recognize if you passed him on the street. A master of motion capture, Serkis has made his name breathing life into digitally rendered characters such as Gollum,...
  • Disney's 'The Jungle Book' Finds its Mowgli in Newcomer Neel Sethi

    Disney has cast newcomer Neel Sethi as Mogwli in "The Jungle Book." Jon Favreau is directing the live action film from a script by Justin Marks. The 10-year-old Sethi, from New York, was chosen from among thousands of kids who auditioned for the role in...
  • Friends of the Libraries: Get your education at the library

    A better-educated society tends to be more comfortable financially. So it was no surprise to see the report on voter turnout in last Sunday's Orange County Register — although voter turnout was not my main interest. Two graphics showed...
  • Free theater workshops for kids

    Free theater workshops for kids
    Allentown Public Theatre will offer four free theater workshops for kids aged 6-12 beginning this Saturday at St. Luke's Lutheran Church Community Room, 417 N. 7th St., Allentown. The workshops will run from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 19 and 26 and...
  • Ben Kingsley to Voice Bagheera in Disney's 'The Jungle Book'

    Ben Kingsley has been tapped to voice Bagheera in Disney's new live-action take on "The Jungle Book," directed by Jon Favreau. Idris Elba is on board to voice Shere Khan and Scarlett Johansson is set to voice Kaa. Based on the Rudyard Kipling book,...
  • 'Top Gun 2' targets 'Jungle Book' writer Justin Marks

    "Top Gun 2" has its sights set on screenwriter Justin Marks. Marks, who penned Disney's upcoming live-action adaptation of "The Jungle Book," is in talks to retool the script for the long-in-the-making "Top Gun" sequel for Paramount Pictures and...