Disney-produced live-action movie version “Pinocchio (original title: Pinocchio)』Cast was announced at once.The voice of the main character Pinocchio as a child actor in “The Haunting of Brymanor” (2020-)Benjamin Evan AinsworthIn addition to serving, of “Hariet” (2019)Cynthia Erivo,“Inception” (2010), “LOOPER” (2012), etc.Joseph Gordon-LevittAre listed. The US Deadline reported.
This work is based on Carlo Collodi’s picture book “Pinocchio’s Adventure”A live-action project of the movie “Pinocchio” (1940). A master known for the “Back to the Future” series and “The Witches” (2020) Will be the director.In previous reports, he played the role of Geppetto and is known for “Forrest Gump / Ichigo Ichikai” (1994) and “Green Mile” (1999). , Luke Evans, who is known as one of the villains in the anime version, the role of Coachman, the father of the carriage shop, and the role of Gaston in the live-action movie “Beauty and the Beast” (2017), has been decided.
In addition to Ainsworth, who was selected to play Pinocchio, Cynthia Erivo will play the role of the fairy Blue Fairy with translucent wings, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt will play the voice of the cricket gentleman Jiminy Cricket.。Blue Fairy was set as white in the anime version, but it seems that it will be drawn in black in the live-action version.
In addition, in the new cast, the voice of the fox scammer Fowl Fellow, who is honestly familiar with John, is “Key & Peele” (2012-2015) “The Prom” (2020)Keegan-Michael KeyIn addition to serving as the new character Sofia the Seagull, in “The Sopranos Sorrowful Mafia” (1999-2007)Lorraine BraccoWas appointed.
The script was written by Chris Weitz in “Cinderella” (2015) and “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” (2016) in collaboration with director Zemeckis. Executive Producer will be Jack Rapke, who works on Zemekis’ films such as “Cast Away” (2000) and “Flight” (2012). In addition, Andrew Miano of “Farewell” (2019), including Weitz, has been appointed to the production. Disney Plus () Will be delivered.