After the overwhelming response of the live-action movies that studio giant Disney released earlier, they are keen to broaden their base in this area. The studio giant is now looking forward to several other live-action movies as well.
Disney Is Developing A Pinocchio Live-Action Movie! Here’s What We Know.
One of the most iconic children tales is now under development for a live-action movie. Disney is currently working on Pinocchio and is all set to develop the lesson story into a live-action movie. The tale of Pinocchio will have a new modernized look this time!
Tom Hanks Might Be On Board To Play The Role Of Gepetto In The Movie!
The studio has already started working on the project and a renowned actor is in talks for the role of Gepetto in the movie. Who is it? Well, it is none other than Forrest Gump star Tom Hanks! Chris Weitz is penning down the script for Disney. The actor has yet not made any official statement regarding the role.
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The live-action project will be directed by Robert Zemickis. Coincidentally, the directed has teamed up with the iconic actor on several big hit movies including Forrest Gump, Cast Away, and even The Polar Express as well. This partnership has always resulted in great films and this will also be no exception. Moreover, fans would love to see Tom Hanks in a live-action movie!
Disney Studio Has Not Yet Made Any Confirmation.
Tom Hanks has earlier been a prominent face when it comes to both movies and animated projects as well. In this scenario playing the role of Gepetto will surely be a big push for the film as well. Who wouldn’t want to see the actor play the role of the puppet master? We are eagerly waiting for Disney to make a confirmation announcement soon enough. Disney has earned quite a box office collection after the overwhelming response of The Lion King, Alladin, and now Mulan that is heading for a digital release.