From September 8, 2022 on Disney Plus Pinocchio, the live-action remake of the 1940 Disney animated classic. The film stars Tom Hanks as Geppetto, Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Jiminy Cricket, and Cynthia Erivo as the Blue Fairy. The film is directed by director Robert Zemeckis, who returns to collaborate with Hanks for the fourth time later. Forrest Gump (1994), Castaway (2000) and polar express (The Polar Express) (2004). The film is a “reinterpretation of the beloved story of a wooden puppet who embarks on an exciting and magical adventure to become a real child”. Tom Hanks plays Geppetto, the carpenter who builds and treats Pinocchio (Benjamin Evan Ainsworth) like a son. Joseph Gordon-Levitt is the Jiminy Cricket, who acts as Pinocchio’s guide and his “conscience”; Cynthia Erivo is the blue fairy; Keegan-Michael Key is the fox; Lorraine Bracco is Sofia the Seagull, a new character, and Luke Evans is Postillion. Also in the cast are Kyanne Lamaya as Fabiana, the puppeteer of the Mangiafuoco company and excellent dancer, Jaquita Ta’Le as the puppet Sabina, Giuseppe Battiston as the grumpy Mangiafuoco and Lewin Lloyd as Candlewick.