Neel Sethi ‘The Jungle Book’ Indian-American Actor Wiki, Biography

Neil Sethi is an Indian-American child actor from New York, United States of America. Neil Sethi was born on December 22, 2005 in NYC. He will play the lead role of Mowgli in 2016 live-action Disney film “The Jungle Book.”

Neel Sethi

Born: December 22, 2005
Birthplace : New York City, USA
Nationality : Indian-American
Movies: The Jungle Book

Neil Sethi was handpicked by director Jon Favreau from over 2,000, hoping to play the role of Mowgli in The Jungle Book. 12-year-old actor will visit India at the end of this month to present the film.

About the Neel Sethi Debut Film The Jungle Book

Neel Sethi - The Jungle Book


“The Jungle Book” is an upcoming American 3D live animation fantasy film adventure. This film, directed by Jon Favreau and Justin Marks wrote, and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. The film will be set to released on April 15, 2016.

The Jungle Book is the debut film of Neel Sethi.

Talking about the experience of acting in his first film, Neil said that India will be the first country on the international level that will contribute to the film because it is based on Indian history.

Both English and Hindi trailers hit the right chord and left us with a pleasant vibration. The makers have roped in the biggies of Bollywood – Priyanka Chopra, Nana Patekar, Om Puri, Shefali Shah and Irrfan Khan for the Hindi version.

The film stars are Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba, Lupita Nyong’o, Scarlett Johansson, Giancarlo Esposito, Christopher Walken, Neel Sethi.

Watch The Jungle Book Trailer

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