The Castle Comes to Life in First Trailer for Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast Trailer - Emma WatsonIn recent months, Disney has been teasing us with brief glimpses at their next live-action fairy tale re-telling. Beauty and the Beast is set to be one of the biggest movies of next year, if Disney’s fairy tale track record is anything to go by. And now they’ve launched a wonderful first trailer that will no doubt be attached to Moana in the US next week. Continue reading

Beauty and the Beast Poster: A Single Red Rose Teases Disney’s Remake with Emma Watson

Beauty and the Beast Poster Teaser sliceBack in May, Disney released a fantastic first glimpse at their next live-action remake, and it became the most-viewed trailer in 24 hours of all time. The film is still somewhat on the horizon, but to whet our appetites for its arrival, the studio has now unveiled a gorgeous first teaser Beauty and the Beast poster, with Emma Watson herself sharing the one-sheet on her Facebook. Continue reading

Superb First Teaser Trailer for Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast Teaser TrailerJust under a year out from release and Disney has given us our first glimpse of their upcoming fairy tale adaptation, Beauty and the Beast. This first teaser trailer continues to prove Disney is absolutely on point with their marketing right now. They did an amazing job on Star Wars, they legged Cinderella out to more than half a billion dollars worldwide last year. And if the first full-length trailer is as good as this teaser, smart money says Beauty and the Beast could be more in line with Maleficent’s $758m global haul. Continue reading

First Look at Dan Stevens & Malin Akerman in The Ticket

Malin Akerman & Dan Stevens in The Ticket sliceStill riding high from the likes of Downton Abbey and The Guest, Dan Stevens’ success looks set to continue for many years to come. Next up on his slate is an appearance at Tribeca next month in Ido Fluk’s anticipated drama, The Ticket. Continue reading

Ian McKellen Joins Disney’s Live-Action Beauty and the Beast

Ian-McKellen-to-play-Cogsworth-in-Beauty-and-the-BeastDisney and director Bill Condon have been very busy in recent months casting up for one of the studio’s many upcoming fairy-tale adventures, Beauty and the Beast.

Emma Watson and Dan Stevens lead the cast as Belle and Prince Charming / The Beast, with a terrific ensemble surrounding them. That supporting cast has now got one bigger and better, with THR reporting that Ian McKellen has joined the cast. Continue reading