The Beauty And The Beast first trailer is up. The trailer reveals a very loyal, almost frame by frame adaptation of the original animated classic. The scale of movie, certainly looks grand. It stars Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast.

Disney has stated that the film will stay loyal to the Beauty And The Beast 1991 animated classic. Disney had adapted its first animated classic Maleficent in 2014. Since then Disney has released a slated of animated classics to be adapted on live screen. The titles include “The Lion King,” “Peter Pan,” “The Little Mermaid,” “Mulan,” a take on “101 Dalmatians” called “Cruella,” “Dumbo” and “Snow White,” .

Beauty and the beast

The Beast (Dan Stevens) in Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, a live-action adaptation of the studio’s animated classic which is a celebration of one of the most beloved stories ever told.

The premise of Beauty And The Beast is as follows:

Belle is a young woman who is taken prisoner by a Beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s exterior to recognize the true heart and soul of the human Prince within, just as a hunter named Gaston is on the loose to take Belle for himself and hunt down the Beast at any cost. (source: wikipedia)

Beauty And The Beast is to be released on March 17, 2017, in standard, Disney Digital 3-D, RealD 3D, and IMAX 3D formats.