Disney has just released the first teaser trailer for it’s upcoming live action remake of the Beauty and the Beast film.
Starring Emma Watson as ‘Belle’, the trailer was an instant hit around the world with as many as 91.8 million views across all the channels it was played through in just 24 hours. This has made the trailer ‘most viewed’ trailer ever during its first day beating the previous record holder Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer (88 million views).
The live action Beauty and the Beast will hit cinemas March 17,2017. The film is best described as a ‘re-telling’ of the hugely popular 1991 animated film of the same name. The original Beauty and the Beast movie had won 2 Oscars. The movie according to sources will be designed for a contemporary audience but will stay true to the original music while adding a bit of new stuff on the go.
The teaser doesn’t show us much except a glance at the Harry Potter super star Emma Watson as Belle in the end. Beast is being played by Dan Stevens while Luke Evans takes the role of Gaston. Ian Mckellen is also in the movie playing Cogsworth.