The live-action retelling of “Pinocchio,” starring Tom Hanks, is now set to premiere in fall 2022 on Disney+. Alongside the release date, Disney also announced more actors for the film.
Cynthia Erivo (“Harriet,” Broadway’s “The Color Purple”), Luke Evans (“Beauty and the Beast”) join the cast as the Blue Fairy and the Coachman respectively, as well as the voices of Benjamin Evan Ainsworth (“The Haunting of Bly Manor”) as the titular Pinocchio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt (“The Dark Knight Rises”) as Jiminy Cricket, Keegan-Michael Key (“Keanu”) as Honest John and Lorraine Bracco (“The Sopranos”) as Sofia the Seagull.
Robert Zemeckis (“Back to the Future”) will direct.
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