Tag Archives: Beauty and the Beast

Alumni Roundup: Book Clubs and Golf Challenges

Matthew Lewis Me Before You

It's been a quiet couple of weeks for our alumni as the days creep into the summer months, but it's clear that many of our favorite cast members are hard at work, with many exciting projects coming up. Plus, we've had the recent release of films such as "Me Before You", starring Matthew Lewis, to keep us going. And we've got some good book recommendations to see us into the summer! Read More »

Hermione and Belle Share More Than a Love of Books

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There are quite a few similarities between these two intelligent ladies. Read More »

The “Beauty and the Beast” Teaser Trailer Is Here!

Group selfie from first read through of "Beauty and the Beast"

It feels like we've been waiting forever to catch our first glimpse of the upcoming live-action "Beauty and the Beast", starring Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) as Belle and "Downton Abbey"'s Dan Stevens as the Beast. But finally, the first official trailer for the film is here! Read More »

The Original Belle Approves of Emma Watson for “Beauty and the Beast”

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This is sweet! As we all know, Emma Watson will be taking on the iconic role of Belle in Disney's upcoming live-action take on "Beauty and the Beast". Now, she's even got the seal of approval from the original Belle! Read More »

Emma Watson Talks “Beauty and the Beast”, 15 Years as Hermione Granger


Emma Watson talks wrapping "Beauty and the Beast", marking 15 years as Hermione Granger, and yoga! Curious? Find out what she had to say here. Read More »

Another “Potter” Actor Joins The Cast of “Beauty and the Beast”!


In a short interview with "What's On Stage", Ray Fearon, who voiced Firenze in "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone", revealed that he is part of the upcoming live action "Beauty and the Beast" adaptation. Since Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) wrapped filming last month, we haven't heard much about the film. Read More »

Emma Watson and the “True Cost”, Plus “Regression” Press Tour

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Yesterday, Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) posted a message on social media, telling her followers about the "True Cost" film, which she states is the reason behind designing a collection for UK-based ethical fashion company People Tree, as well as her visit to Bangladesh. The film looks at the reality of the fashion industry, the cost of making clothes, and the impact on the world. Read More »

What’s Next for Emma Watson?

Emma Watson Whats Next

It is an "auspicious day" for Emma Watson. It's been 15 years since the world was first introduced to the young actors who would be starring in the "Harry Potter" films, and today, her work wraps on "Beauty and the Beast". What's next? Read More »

“Beauty and the Beast” Director Discusses Adaptation, Filming

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Bill Condon, the director of Disney's upcoming "Beauty and the Beast" film starring Emma Watson, sat down recently to talk about the adaptation. Read More »

“Beauty and the Beast” Director Reveals Unusual Audition Song Choice!

Group selfie from first read through of "Beauty and the Beast"

Filming recently wrapped on the upcoming live action adaptation of "Beauty and the Beast", starring Emma Watson (Hermione Granger). Read More »

Emma Watson to Star in “The Circle”

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Emma Watson has landed her next big role! After she wraps "Beauty and the Beast", Emma will start work on "The Circle", which will also co-star Tom Hanks. Read More »

“Harry Potter” Characters and Their Disney Counterparts: Percy Weasley and Cogsworth


You wanted it, and you got it! Read further to see how Percy Weasley and Cogsworth are alike! Read More »

“Harry Potter” characters and their Disney counterparts: Hermione and Belle

Hermione and Belle Article

"Harry Potter" characters have Disney counterparts! The characters of "Harry Potter" are related to certain Disney characters in more ways than you would think. Read further for the similarities between Hermione and Belle! Read More »

Emma Watson honored at Time 100 Gala in NYC


Emma Watson, who is set to start work soon on the upcoming live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast", attended the Time 100 Gala in New York last night, where she was honored for her role as a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador. Read More »

UPDATED: What do we know about “Beauty and the Beast”, starring Emma Watson, so far?

Group selfie from first read through of "Beauty and the Beast"

It seems like everyone is excited about the upcoming live-action version of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast", and it's not hard to see why! With Emma Watson set to star as Belle, and Emma Thompson cast as Mrs. Potts, we look at all the information we know about the film so far. Read More »

Oliver Phelps to star in live-action “Dumbo” remake


The "Potter" cast are no strangers to Disney films, so it doesn't surprise us that another "Potter" star is rumored to be involved with another upcoming Disney remake. It was announced at the beginning of the month that the next Disney film to get a makeover will be "Dumbo", the story about the elephant with the large ears. Read More »

Emma Thompson joins the cast of “Beauty and the Beast”


Emma Thompson has joined the cast of Disney's live-action version of "Beauty and the Beast". The actress will reunite with her former "Potter" co-star Emma Watson for the project. Find out whom she will be playing here. Read More »

UPDATED: Emma Watson appears in “The Vicar of Dibley” sketch for Comic Relief

Emma Watson in "The Vicar of Dibley"

Emma Watson has made a cameo appearance in a sketch of "The Vicar of Dibley" for Comic Relief. The actress starred alongside fellow "Potter" alumna Dawn French in the sketch. Find out more here. Read More »

Emma Watson on new films, playing Belle, directing ambitions

Emma Watson at HeForShe event in London

Emma Watson has spoken out on playing Belle in the upcoming live action remake of "Beauty and the Beast", as well as her future directing ambitions, in a new interview for "Total Film". Find out more here. Read More »

Social Roundup: Beauty, Beast, Books and Blondes

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This week's social roundup takes a look at the latest addition to the WB Tour London, casting news for Beauty and the Beast, some four legged cosplayers celebrating World Book Day and a Malfoy Doppelganger to boot. Read More »