Benedict Cumberbatch Set To Play Khan — Not That One

Benedict Cumberbatch Set To Play Khan -- Not That One

Benedict Cumberbatch, who played Khan Noonien Singh in Star Trek Into Darkness, has been cast in the new CG-animated Warner Brothers film, Jungle Book: Origins.

Voicing the evil tiger Shere Khan, Cumberbatch joins previously cast stars: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Naomie Harris, Tom Hollander, Eddie Marsan, Peter Mullan and Rohan Chand.

The film will be directed by Andy Serkis and is scheduled to hit theaters in October 2016.

via Screen Rant