Baloo

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Baloo

bear who teaches Mowgli jungle law. [Br. Lit.: The Jungle Books]
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It tells the story of Mowgli, a young boy who learns about friendship and the laws and language of the jungle as he embarks on an adventure accompanied by Bagheera the panther and Baloo the bear.
Saturday will see the setting at Pinchinthorpe bring the classic animal characters to life as the audience joins Mowgli on his wonderful adventures with the loveable Baloo the Bear, panther Bagheera, mischievous monkeys and tiger Shere Khan.
Shere Khan the tiger, Baloo the bear and Leo the lion were brought together as two-month-old cubs but had to be rescued from a drug dealer whose neglect left them badly injured.
7 Which US actor is to voice Baloo the Bear in Disney's new version of The Jungle Book?
The cast of the movie includes Bill Murray as Baloo the bear, Ben Kingsley as Bagheera the panther, Neel Sethi as the orphan boy Mowgli, Scarlett Johansson as the snake Kaa, Idris Elba as Shere Khan the tiger, Christopher Walken as King Louie the chimpanzee, Lupita Nyong'o as Rakcha the wolf and Giancarlo Esposito as Akela the wolf.
Mowgli, Baloo the Bear, the power panther Bagheera and terrifying tiger Shere are brought to life in Jungle Book, an adaptation of Kipling's story by award-winning writer, Laura Turner.
Like Leo the lion, Shere Khan the tiger and Baloo the bear, who arrived at an animal sanctuary in 2001 - three cubs, confiscated from a drug house, who remain living together to this day.
But the award for the most amazing story goes to Shere Khan the tiger, Baloo the bear and Leo the lion.
The enduringly popular family film sees orphaned Mowgli (voiced by Bruce Reitherman) raised in the jungle by wolves, where his friends are Baloo the bear (Phil Harris), of Bare Necessities fame, and Bagheera the panther (Sebastian Cabot).
From left, Nolan Psuik of Uxbridge as Shere Khan the tiger, Perry Drugan of Millbury as Baloo the bear, and Nicholas Talbot of Grafton as Mowgli in "The Jungle Book Kids.
The most notable examples are The Jungle Book -- Mowgli, laidback Baloo the bear and joyful The Bare Necessities -- and Mary Poppins, where Julie Andrews is at her most radiant with sing-along numbers and cartoons with live action.
Rob Hughes was another family favourite as Baloo the Bear.