First Look @ Live-action Re-telling Disney’s Beauty and The Beast #BeOurGuest

I’m super excited to share the first sneak peek of Disney’s upcoming live-action re-telling of Beauty And The Beast. This first glimpse at the highly anticipated film based on the animated classic which refashions the iconic characters and musical numbers from the tale as old as time looks fantastic.

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Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic which refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary audience, staying true to the original music while updating the score with several new songs. “Beauty and the Beast” is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within. The film stars: Emma Watson as Belle; Dan Stevens as the Beast; Luke Evans as Gaston, the handsome, but shallow villager who woos Belle; Oscar® winner Kevin Kline as Maurice, Belle’s eccentric, but lovable father; Josh Gad as Lefou, Gaston’s long-suffering aide-de-camp; Golden Globe® nominee Ewan McGregor as Lumiere, the candelabra; Oscar nominee Stanley Tucci as Maestro Cadenza, the harpsichord; Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Plumette, the feather duster; six-time Tony Award® winner Audra McDonald as Madame Garderobe, the wardrobe; Oscar nominee Ian McKellen as Cogsworth, the mantel clock; and two-time Academy Award® winner Emma Thompson as the teapot, Mrs. Potts.

Directed by Oscar® winner Bill Condon from a screenplay by TBD based on the 1991 animated film, the film is produced by Mandeville Films’ David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman with eight-time Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken, who won two Academy Awards® (Best Original Score and Best Song) for the 1991 animated film, providing the score, which will include new recordings of the original songs written by Menken and Howard Ashman, as well as several new songs written by Menken and three-time Oscar winner Tim Rice. “Beauty and the Beast” will be released in U.S. theaters on March 17, 2017.

I’m pretty excited about this movie! What a great cast. Let the countdown begin. Be sure to stay up to date and social with this exciting release.


  1. I cannot wait to see this movie! Beauty and the Beast is one of my favorite Disney flicks. <3

  2. Beauty and the Beast is one of mine and my daughters all time favorite movies. I’m looking forward to this version coming out too!

  3. Louisa Moje says:

    OMG I love the teaser! Can’t wait for it to come out soon.

  4. Excited to watch this movie with the family! We are loving all of the aging being brought to the live action big screen!

  5. Valerie Robinson says:

    Amazing trailer! Can’t wait to check it out. I think it will be available on Netflix too after it goes out of theatres.

  6. Beauty and the Beast was always one of my favorite cartoons growing up. I really hope they do this movie justice especially since I have high hopes for it.

  7. My husband and I both enjoy watching the animated Beauty and the Beast. I’m honestly not too sure about the live action version, however. I wasn’t a fan of the live action Cinderella movie at all!

  8. Katie H says:

    I really want to see this. They did great remaking Cinderella, which I was worried about, so hoping same for this!