The anticipation for Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast has been growing and now we have some stunning photos to feast our eyes on…

Beauty and the Beast (2017) Emma Watson as Belle

Beautiful Belle, played by Emma Watson in her iconic ball gown (above) and of course, rummaging through all her favorite books (below).

Beauty and the Beast (2017) Emma Watson and TK

LOOK AT LUMIERE! He’s certainly changed from the previous concept art we saw. And Plumette! Isn’t she just lovely?

Beauty and the Beast (2017) The mantel clock Cogsworth, the teapot Mrs. Potts, Lumiere the candelabra and the feather duster Plumette

Luke Evan’s Gaston is staggeringly handsome and everyone else in his tavern seems to think so too.

Beauty and the Beast (2017) Gaston (Luke Evans) a handsome but arrogant brute, holds court in the village tavern.

Le Fou! Josh Gad will be performing as Gaston’s dim-witted sidekick.
Beauty and the Beast (2017) L-R: Josh Gad as Le Fou and Luke Evans as Gaston.

Belle’s eccentric and inventive father Maurice (Kevin Kline).

Beauty and the Beast (2017) Emma Watson stars as Belle and Kevin Kline is Maurice, Belle's father.

WHAT A MAGNIFICENT BEAST. He’s a little more clean looking than I would have imagined, but it’s not certain what part of the story this could be. He’s part creepy and part handsome and I’m not sure how I feel but I think I like it.

Beauty and the Beast (2017) The Beast (Dan Stevens) and Belle (Emma Watson) in the castle library

Give that girl a library, girls love libraries. Such a beautiful shot of Belle in the castle library.

Beauty and the Beast (2017) Belle (Emma Watson) in the Ballroom of the Beast's castle.

All of these pictures are courtesy of Entertainment Weekly, who published the exclusive photos earlier today.


I’m so excited for this film. The talent and chemistry of the characters and the singing, oh, the singing. I cannot wait. Beauty and the Beast hits theaters March 17, 2017.

Amy Casaletto

Amy Casaletto

She’s a Jill-of-all-trades, Potterhead, Whovian & baker extraordinaire. Mother of fur babies, obsessed with pumpkin spice & a total candy addict.

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