You’ve heard of Jiminy Cricket, but have you met Sebastian J. Cricket? As Guillermo del Toro, you will take on the role of Carlo Collodi’s classic “Pinocchio”. The cricket is introduced as the person who “lived – really lived – in the heart of the wooden boy” in the film’s first teaser – and is actually the first look at footage from the film adaptation. this long awaited.
The stop-motion movie has had changes, setbacks, and delays as it’s been one of del Toro’s passionate projects for years, but it’s finally coming to Netflix this year. According to the trailer, “Pinocchio” will hit the streaming service in December, telling “a story you think you know, but don’t.” Of course, we know some of them.
As always, “Pinocchio” will tell the story of a puppet transformed into a real boy, recounting his “naughty and disobedient adventures… in pursuit of a place in the world. ” You can watch the movie’s teaser here above.
Ewan McGregor voices the cricket we meet in the movie: Sebastian. Maybe that’s Jiminy’s real name – as Sebastian notes between his initials To be J – but nothing is certain yet. He is simply referred to as “Cricket” in the movie’s official synopsis.
Along with McGregor, David Bradley voices Geppetto, and the film will feature Gregory Mann as Pinocchio. Other cast members include Finn Wolfhard, Cate Blanchett, John Turturro, Ron Perlman, Tim Blake Nelson, Burn Gorman, Christoph Waltz and Tilda Swinton.
Mark Gustafson directed with del Toro, and del Toro wrote the screenplay with Patrick McHale.
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