Walt Disney Pictures has revealed a behind-the-scenes sneak peak at their new live-action retelling of the cherished animated favorite, Beauty and the Beast, featuring stars Emma Watson and Dan Stevens. You can watch it below, and check out the Beauty and the Beast 25th Anniversary Edition on Digital HD September 6 and Blu-ray on September 20 for the full bonus feature.
Beauty and the Beast stars Emma Watson as Belle, Dan Stevens as Beast, Ian McKellen as Cogsworth, Luke Evans as Gaston, Josh Gad as LeFou, Kevin Kline as Maurice (Belle’s father), Emma Thompson as Mrs. Potts, Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Plumette, the feather duster, Ewan McGregor as Lumiere, and Stanley Tucci as a grand piano named Cadenza.
Bill Condon is directing Beauty and the Beast from a script by Stephen Chbosky, and the film will be produced by Mandeville Films’ David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman. Eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken, who won two Academy Awards for the 1991 animated classic, has written three new songs for the production with Sir Tim Rice.
Walt Disney Pictures will release the movie on March 17, 2017.