Warner dates, names their Jungle Book

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Warner Bros’s version of the Jungle Book – there’s two in the works; the Disney one has Jon Favreau at the helm – will be called “Jungle Book : Origins”, the studio announced today.

Along with the new title, there’s a release date : October 21, 2016.

WB’s “Jungle Book” is released a year earlier, October 2015.

Andy Serkis directs “Jungle Book : Origins”.