Following on from those enchanting
The Twilight Saga Breaking Dawn Part 1 and 2 director Bill Condon helms the project for Disney who recently released a motion capture version of another of their classic back-catalogue The Jungle Book. With The Lion King also in the works and the studio and with Cinderella also released in 2016, it seems we’ll be seeing live action versions of our animated favorites for a fair few years to come yet.
Related: See the previous trailer for Beauty and the Beast here
Disney have assembled an all-star cast for their latest with Harry Potter lead Emma Watson playing Belle, Downton Abbey’s Dan Stevens as Beast / Prince Adam, Luke Evans as Gaston, Ewan McGregor as Candlestick Lumiere, Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Plumette, Emma Watson as Mrs Potts, Stanley Tucci as Cadenza, Ian McKellen as Cogsworth, Sonoya Mizuno as Debutante, Kevin Kline as Maurice and Frozen’s Josh Gas as Le Fou.
Check out the brand new and final trailer for the movie embedded below and be sure to let us know if you’re excited to see this live action version of the animated classic movie.
Beauty and the Beast is set for release in the UK March 17th.
Beauty and the Beast Synopsis
Belle (Emma Watson), a bright, beautiful and independent young woman, is taken prisoner by a beast (Dan Stevens) in its castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the beast’s hideous exterior, allowing her to recognize the kind heart and soul of the true prince that hides on the inside.