|A few days ago, Josh Gad, Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Kevin Kline, and Luke Evans took a group selfie during rehearsals for the film. LOL!|
Thursday, 23 April 2015
NEW! Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Audra McDonald & Ian McKellen Joining Live-action Beauty and the Beast Cast!
Hi everyone it's Xebs, as some of you may know, Ian McKellen, the actor who played Magneto in the X-Men trilogy, has been cast as Cogsworth for Disney's live-acton version of Beauty and the Beast. Yesterday, it was announced that Ewan McGregor, who was best known in the Star Wars prequels and Moulin Rouge, has been cast as the candelabra, Lumière. Actress/Singer, Audra McDonald has also been confirmed to play the hilarious character, the Wardrobe.
The Hollywood Reporter has stated that a new character has been confirmed. The character's name is Cadenza, his a grand piano and is most likely to play the music ballads in the Beast's castle. The role of Cadenza will be played by Stanley Tucci, who's best known in The Hunger Games Mockingjay: Part 1.
Disney's live-acton Beauty and the Beast is set to be released in 2017, after the retelling of another Disney live-acton movie, The Jungle Book.