Tag Archives: Beauty and the Beast

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

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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

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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”

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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

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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

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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 »

UPDATED: Belle finds her “Beast”?

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As if we hadn't been pleasantly surprised today by the announcement that Luke Evans was joining Emma Watson in the live-action retelling of "Beauty and the Beast", we have just learned of another possible casting! Read More »

UPDATED: “Beauty” casts its villain?

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While rumors persist that a number of leading men are up for the role of the Beast opposite Emma Watson, the film has potentially cast its villain. Check out who could be joining Emma in "Beauty and the Beast"! Read More »

Role Call: Prison cells and tea parties!

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In this week's Role Call, Pettigrew is behind bars (finally!), Jason Isaacs dreams of more "Harry Potter", Daniel Radcliffe is set to shoot in Japan, and Professor Trelawney adds to her tea pot collection! Take a look at this week's casting news and find out all the latest on MuggleNet Live! 2015: Expo Patronum! Read More »

RUMOR: Ryan Gosling to play the Beast to Emma Watson’s Belle?

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It's been rumored that actor Ryan Gosling has been offered the role of the Beast to Emma Watson's Belle in the upcoming live-action version of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast"! Read More »

CONFIRMED: Emma Watson to star in live-action “Beauty and the Beast”!

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It has been confirmed today that Emma Watson will be staring in a live-action version of the Disney movie "Beauty and the Beast". Read More »

Georgina Leonidas shines in “Beauty and the Beast”

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Georgina Leonidas, who played Katie Bell in the "Harry Potter" films, is excelling in her role as Belle in the stage version of "Beauty and the Beast". The show, currently running at the Theatre Royal Windsor in Berkshire, England, has been receiving many rave reviews. Read More »

Georgina Leonidas joins cast of this year’s panto at Theatre Royal Windsor

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Georgina Leonidas has landed a spot with an all-star cast in this year's pantomime at Theatre Royal Windsor. Keep reading to find out which exciting role she will be playing! Read More »

Role Call: So Much Talent, So Little Time!

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With the amount of talent in the Harry Potter films, it really never comes as a surprise that there are always new projects to announce each week as part of our Casting News section. This week, however, it gets a little crazy! Take a break from those Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations and check in on your favorite Potter cast to see what they're up to this week! Read More »