First trailer for Disney's live-action Beauty and the Beast coming later today
The first trailer for the hugely anticipated live-action re-telling of Disney's Beauty and the Beast has been unveiled. Click below to watch it.
The movie will star Harry Potter's Emma Watson as Belle, with Dracula Untold star Luke Evans playing muscle bound villain Gaston and Downton Abbey's Dan Stevens in the role of Beast/The Prince. Emma Thompson, Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellen, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad and Stanley Tucci also have key roles
Bill Condon, who directed both of the final parts of The Twilight Saga, is in the director's chair, with the script coming from Perks Of Being A Wallflower writer Stephen Chbosky and The Huntsman: Winter War's Evan Spiliotopoulos. Alan Menken, who penned many of the classic songs for the original animated movie, has signed up to score the new film.
The trailer is a teaser and doesn't give much away, but we do get a first look at Watson's Belle and hear the voices of some of the cast.
The movie is due to hit cinemas on March 17th in 2017.