Guillermo del Toro’s ‘Pinocchio’ Officially Announced!

We broke the news exclusively here on B-D this week that Guillermo del Toro would be producing a stop-motion animted version of Pinocchio, with popular artist Gris Grimly taking directing duties for Jim Henson. Today Variety updated our story with news that Del Toro’s will work on the screenplay with Gris Grimly, who illustrated a 2002 version of “Pinocchio.” Adam Parrish King will co-direct the film with Grimly. Click here to read all about the project, and for a long synopsis.