By now you are all would have heard that the Disney classic Beauty and the Beast is getting a Live-Action remake. It seems the more we learn about this live-action version of the 1756 French tale by Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont, the more intriguing it’s beginning to sound.
Bill Condon will direct this take on the classic tale, and he has sort out a very epic cast line up. Here are the confirmed cast members, and who they will be playing when the movie hit’s the big screen on March 17, 2017.
Emma Watson as the Beautiful Belle:
I don’t think they could have found a more perfect belle if they tried. Harry Potter star Emma Watson will look amazing as the lovely bright-eyed belle.
Dan Stevens as the Lovable Beast:
The dashing former Downton Abbey star, will be made into the Beast with the help of prosthetics, and the cleaver use of CGI.
Luke Evans as the over-confident Gaston:
The dragon slaying Bowman from The Hobbit, will be taking the role of Gaston, the well-built male after to steal belle’s heart.
Josh Gad as Gastons follower Le Fou:
Most famous for the voice of Olaf in Frozen Josh Gad will now be playing the short, sidekick of Gaston.
Emma Thompson as the mothering Mrs. Potts:
Recently seen in Disney’s Saving Mr. Banks, Emma Thompson will now take on the role of the crematic tea-pot.
Ewen McGregor as the romantic Lumiere:
His voice was heard very briefly in the movie, Star Wars Awakening, during Rey’s flashback sequence. Now he is ready to take on the voice of the very romantic, french candle sick.
Sir Ian Mckellen as the clock Cogsworth:
From God and Monsters, this actor will take on the role of the beast’s clock Cogsworth. The clock, afraid that the Beast will run out of time to find love, and he will be trapped in his ticking from forever.
Gugu Mbatha-Raw as dusty Plumette:
The actress from Concussion, will take on the role of the sweet but quirky duster in the Beast’s big old house.
Kevin Kline as Belle’s father Maurice:
The actor of Wild Wild West will play the part of Belle’s Father. He is the main reason Bell ends up in the enchanted house.
Stanley Tucci as new character Cadenza:
Now that The Hunger Games have come to an end, this actor will be playing the part of Cadenza who is a new character to the Beauty and the Beast movie.
Let’s take a peek at the teaser.