Playbill Poll: What Stage Work Should "Glee" Actor Chris Colfer Star In? Readers Respond
03 Nov 2013
@thewishingspell: Pinocchio!! @colferisanangel: I think @chriscolfer should star in a stage production of Pinocchio. But like, sexy Pinocchio.
Colfer, who shows a striking resemblance to the famed Disney character Pinocchio, previously tweeted, "Dear Disney on Broadway, I fully accept your offer to be Pinocchio…as soon as you ask." If Disney has plans to adapt the classic film for the stage, Colfer would seemingly be a perfect choice.
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