Disney’s upcoming live action Pinocchio shared a first look at actor Tom Hanks as Geppetto in the upcoming live-action adaptation of the animated classic.
The first-look image was shared today at The Walt Disney Company 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This post was edited shortly after being published to include additional details about the film.
Academy Award® winner Robert Zemeckis directs this live action retelling of the beloved tale of a wooden puppet who embarks on a thrilling adventure to become a real boy. Tom Hanks stars as Geppetto, the wood-carver who builds and treats Pinocchio (Benjamin Evan Ainsworth) as if he were his own son. Joseph Gordon-Levitt is Jiminy Cricket, who serves as Pinocchio’s guide as well as his “conscience”; Academy Award® nominee Cynthia Erivo is the Blue Fairy; Keegan-Michael Key is “Honest” John; Academy Award® nominee Lorraine Bracco is Sofia the Seagull, a new character, and Luke Evans is The Coachman.
Robert Zemeckis, Derek Hogue, Andrew Miano, Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz are the film’s producers, with Jackie Levine, Jack Rapke, Alexandra Derbyshire and Jeremy Johns the executive producers.
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PINOCCHIO will premiere exclusively on Disney+ streaming service September 2022. An official date has not yet been announced.