Emma Watson and Dan Stevens wish you a Happy New Year with the following clip for Disney's live-action Beauty and the Beast.
Beauty and the BeastÂ has a March 17, 2017 release directed by Bill Condon starringÂ Emma Watson as Belle; Dan Stevens as the Beast; Luke Evans as Gaston, the handsome, but shallow villager who woos Belle; OscarÂ® winner Kevin Kline as Maurice, Belleâ€™s eccentric, but lovable father; Josh Gad as Lefou, Gastonâ€™s long-suffering aide-de-camp; Golden GlobeÂ® 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 AwardÂ® winner Audra McDonald as Madame Garderobe, the wardrobe; Oscar nominee Ian McKellen as Cogsworth, the mantel clock; and two-time Academy AwardÂ® winner Emma Thompson as the teapot, Mrs. Potts.
Disneyâ€™s â€śBeauty and the Beastâ€ť is a live-action re-telling of the studioâ€™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. â€śBeauty and the Beastâ€ť 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 castleâ€™s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beastâ€™s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.Â