Disney Casts Cynthia Erivo and Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Live-Action ‘Pinocchio‘ Remake for Disney+. Disney has shared they have just cast Jospeh Corden-Levitt as Jiminy Cricket and Cynthia Erivo as The Blue Fairy for the upcoming live-action remake of ‘Pinocchio’.
Currently, the film stars Tom Hanks (Geppetto), Cynthia Erivo (Blue Fairy), Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Jiminy Cricket), and Luke Evans (The Coachman).
A synopsis of the film has yet to be shared by Disney, but we expect the main plot points to hold up to the test of time, with some modern updates sprinkled throughout the film. Pinocchio will premiere exclusively on Disney+ at a to-be-determined date.
This is a developing story, be sure to check back here at Chip and Co. for updates and all things Disney+!
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