On the heels of a very successful opening for Cinderella, Disney has announced the release date for Beauty and the Beast, starring Emma Watson! The release will not be for another couple years, but this is sure to be a big one for the studio. Click through to see more details about the remake.
After announcing Emma Watson as Belle in January, there has also been an announcement for the casting of Dan Stevens as the Beast and Luke Evans as Gaston.
Casting-wise, Disney also announced today that the younger cast will be joined by Emma Thompson, who will play Mrs. Potts, and Kevin Kline, who will be taking the role of Belle’s father, Maurice.
This is shaping up to be another big Disney release once it hits theaters March 17th, 2017. Mark your calendars!