Disney has been making live action adaptations of some of their most beloved animated features and the teaser trailer for a recently completed adaptation is inviting you to “be their guest”
The teaser to Beauty and the Beast, based on the classic tale and the animated feature which was nominated Best Picture at the 1992 Academy Awards, has arrived. Bill Condon directs the film with a script by Evan Spiliotopoulos and Stephen Chbosky.
Emma Watson plays Belle and we get a brief glimpse of her in the film while we hear the voices of Ian McKellen as Cogsworth and Ewan McGregor as Lumiere. Playing the Beast is Dan Stevens while Luke Evans will play Gaston. Josh Gad will play LeFou, Gaston’s henchman. Emma Thompson tackles the role of Mrs. Potts. Audra McDonald as Garderobe, Kevin Kline as Maurice (Belle’s father), and Stanley Tucci as a new character created for the live action film, Cadenza.
The film is scheduled for a March 17, 2017 release from Walt Disney Pictures.