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Katy Perry Releases Jungle Video for "Roar"

Image courtesy of Image Courtesy Katy Perry via Twitter (via ABC News Radio)
Image courtesy of Image Courtesy Katy Perry via Twitter (via ABC News Radio)

Katy Perry is the queen of the jungle in her visually-stunning video for “Roar,” which debuted Thursday afternoon.

The clip begins with Katy emerging from a plane wreck in a jungle alongside a self-absorbed guy dressed like Indiana Jones. He’s more preoccupied with taking selfies than protecting Katy. He’s eventually attacked by a tiger, leaving Katy to fend for herself.

Katy adapts quickly and befriends the wildlife she encounters -- she gives a banana to a monkey, brushes an alligator’s teeth and showers with the help of an elephant that sprays water on her using its trunk.

As you’d expect, there’s a lot of tiger imagery in the video. At one point, she’s confronted by an angry tiger, but she stands her ground and tames it with a roar. The tiger actually wears a name tag that reads “Kitty Purry,” in honor of Katy’s real-life cat of the same name.

The video is animated in certain spots, giving it a storybook feel.

“Roar” is the first single off Katy’s new album, Prism , due out October 22.

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