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Pinocchio Logo. Credit: Disney
Disney's live-action remake of Pinocchio is taking shape Tom Hanks is in as Geppetto, and today we got the cast filled out even more Cynthia Erivo will play the Blue Fairy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt will voice Jiminy Cricket, Keegan Michael-Key will voice Honest John, and Benjamin Evan Ainsworth will voice the wooden boy who longs to[...]
Funko Fair Weekend Recap - The Most Magical Disney Reveals
The celebration continues as Funko and Disney celebrate Pinocchio's 80th Anniversary with a new wave of Pops Figaro, Geppetto, and the Blue Fairy will all be getting Pop debuts in this wave, and the Blue Fairy will even be getting a Chase variant Mickey Mouse also made an appearance at the Funko Fair with some[...]
Disney's Pinocchio Getting New Pop Vinyls From Funko
It has been 80 years since the wooden boy has come to life in the magical animation masterpiece of Disney's Pinocchio The film debuted back on February 7, 1940, and it was the second animated film that Disney released, with Snow White and the Seven Dwarves coming out three years prior in 1937 There is[...]
New Stills From Another Pinocchio Drops, Hits Theaters On Christmas
One of three Pinocchio films releasing over the next couple of years, Matteo Garrone's version will release into 2,000 theaters on Christmas Day according to Deadline Not sure if that is the best idea right now, but after a successful run in the UK, the film will travel stateside with the English language translation Roberto[...]
Pinocchio Takes It Easy With New Disney Statue From Beast Kingdom
The animated Disney classic Pinocchio is back as Beast Kingdom announces a new statue Coming out of their D-Stage series, this Disney statue is Packed with amazing detail and powerful color The Pinocchio statue stands roughly 6 inches in height and features 3-D modeling technology giving collectors an entire 360 model Collectors will be treated[...]
Funko NYCC 2020 Reveals - Disney's Pinocchio and Lilo & Stitch
The magic is Disney did not stop there as we listen to our inner conscience with Jiminy Cricket from the beloved Disney classic, Pinocchio This will mark the second Jiminy to come out with the first one being released all the way back in 2011 This Funko Pop will feature a new Pop mold and[...]
Guillermo del Toro at the 90th Academy Awards Awards at the Dolby Theartre, Hollywood. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com
Guillermo del Toro's new stop-motion musical version of Pinocchio has a voice cast, and it is an impressive one The Oscar-winning director has tapped newcomer Gregory Mann in the title role, Ewan McGregor, as Cricket, David Bradley as Geppetto, Tilda Swinton, Christoph Waltz, Finn Wolfhard, Cate Blanchett, John Turturro, Ron Perlman, Tim Blake Nelson, and Burn[...]
Tom Hanks at the 2017 People's Choice Awards at The Microsoft Theatre, L.A. Live, Los Angeles. Editorial credit: Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com
Tom Hanks is in early talks to play Geppetto in the new live-action Pinocchio film for Disney Director Robert Zemeckis has been hired by Disney to helm the live-action remake of the wooden boy come to life This hire comes after many months of rumors that Zemeckis would take on the film, with Andrew Miano and[...]
Super7 Announces New Line Of Disney Character Ultimates Figures
The first three figures, Sorcerer Mickey, Pinocchio, and Prince John, will go up for preorder on August 5th and will stay up for one month until September 5th All the figures will come in the standard premium packaging and chock full of accessories like all of Super7's other Ultimates figure releases, yet somehow these fell[...]
Disney Pinocchio mastercraft statue from beast kingdom
The Disney classic Pinocchio is back and just wants to be a real boy with the newest Master Craft statue from Beast Kingdom This beloved animated class was the second film to come out from Disney and some still believe it is one of the best This young puppet will do anything to be human[...]
Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio: Ewan McGregor to Voice Jiminy Cricket
It was announced that his adaptation of Pinocchio would be a stop-motion film and would head to Netflix However, we haven't heard much about it ever since and it was one of those projects that everyone just sort of forgot about It turns out that we have some casting information that no one knew about. Ewan McGregor[...]
'Pinocchio' Remake: Disney Brings on Robert Zemeckis to Direct
Pinocchio has his new Geppetto Director Robert Zemeckis has been hired by Disney to helm the live-action remake of the wooden boy come to life This hire comes after many months of rumors that Zemeckis would take on the film, and it is now confirmed No word yet on who will be cast in the[...]
The Future of Disney's Live-Action Remakes from 'Mulan' to 'Lilo & Stitch'
There has been little to no casting confirmed, and rumors are generally not worth reporting, and in most cases, no director has been confirmed, but that is no reason to not be excited. Pinocchio This is not the first live action or live action approximation for Pinocchio, but it is likely going to be the most interesting[...]
Report: Disney's Live-Action 'Pinocchio' Has Been Cancelled
It would appear that Disney canned their upcoming live-action adaptation of Pinocchio, at least according to cinematographer Seamus McGarvey. McGarvey was on board to be cinematographer for the film, but he revealed during a stop by Discussing Film that Disney nixed the project over the holidays: "I don't think it's a secret anymore, but the film has[...]
Guillermo del Toro's Heartbreaking Connection to 'Pinocchio'
At some point in the near[ish] future, we'll be treated to two very different retellings of the classic tale Pinocchio One, an official 'live-action' Disney remake which may feature Tom Hanks as Geppetto, is just in the pre-production phase, ink drying on contracts and such But the other, which has more of our attention, will be a stop-motion[...]