Emma Watson announced to play Belle in Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast film
Actress Emma Watson, best known for her role as Hermione in the Harry Potter series, has been cast as Belle in Disney’s upcoming live-action interpretation of Beauty and the Beast.
The film is being directed by Bill Condon and produced by Mandeville Films’ David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman. Production is anticipated to begin later this year.
(Source: Inside the Magic)