Must-watch: Emma Watson stars in new Beauty and the Beast trailer

A new Belle

Text: Meeran Mekkaoui

Editor: Shannon Wylie

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One of Disney's fairytale classics is creeping it's way onto the big screen in the Middle East! Buro 24/7 Middle East has the details here...

Disney has released the first official trailer for one of their beloved classic tales, Beauty and the Beast. The animated film, which was released in 1991, sees an unhappy young woman named Belle, discover a whole new world after meeting the Beast – a prince who was placed under a spell. 

The new Beauty and the Beast film maintains the original plot, but now it's brought to life by English actress Emma Watson, who plays Belle and Dan Stevens, who plays the Beast. Directed by Bill Condon, the movie also stars Ewan McGregor, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Stanley Tucci and Emma Thompson.

Beauty and the Beast opens in cinemas across the Middle East on March 17, 2017.