Emma Watson to play Belle in live action Beauty and the Beast

Jan 26 2015 by
Categories : Culture

British Fashion Awards - Red Carpet ArrivalsBelle-to-be. (Getty)

She’s no stranger to a little magic in her movies, so we have absolutely no concern about
Emma Watson’s ability to hold her own against singing / dancing household items in her new project. In fact, "Be Our Guest", Emma…
In an intriguing follow-up to her recent equal rights crusading,
Ms. Watson will be taking on the role of Belle (aka the "beauty" in Beauty and the Beast) in a live action version of the classic Disney flick. She confirmed the news on her Facebook page, saying: "My 6-year-old self is on the ceiling — heart bursting. Time to start some singing lessons. I can’t wait for you to see it." This could either be the most wonderful thing ever, or a disaster…but given that our Emma is at the centre, we’ve a feeling that "There’s Something There", you know?
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