A half-striped zebra is born into an insular, isolated herd obsessed with stripes. Rumors that the strange foal is cursed spread and, before long, he is blamed for the drought that sets into the Great Karoo. When even his father, the leader of the herd, blames him for the lack of rain and the subsequent death of his mother, the outcast zebra leaves the confines of his home knowing that he cannot survive in the herd without all his stripes. Khumba ventures beyond the fence - vulnerable to the ferocious Leopard, Phango, who controls the waterholes and terrorizes the animals in the Great Karoo. Khumba is rescued from an opportunistic wild dog by a quirky duo: a wildebeest and an ostrich. Mama V is a self-confessed free spirit who does not want to be the average stay-at-home mom, like other wildebeest. Ironically, she mothers Bradley, a flamboyant but insecure ostrich who overcompensates for his scraggily feathers. When a mystical mantis appears to the foal, drawing a map to what could be...
Liam Neeson....Phango (voice)
Steve Buscemi....Skalk (voice)
AnnaSophia Robb....Tombi (voice)
Laurence Fishburne....Seko (voice)
Greg Ellis....Thabo (voice)
Richard E. Grant....Bradley (voice)
Catherine Tate....Nora (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically
Charles Adler....Wild Dog
Dee Bradley Baker....Meerkat Father (voice)
Jeff Bennett....Rabbit (voice)
Jennifer Cody....Fifi (voice)
Kathryn Cressida....Cheerleader Zebra
Loretta Devine....Mama V (voice)
Filmography links and data courtesy of The Internet Movie Database.