Must-watch: First full trailer for Beauty and the Beast

A fairy tale retold

Text: Faizal Dahlawia

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Six months after the first sneak peek, the official trailer for the much-loved fairytale is finally here and it's just as magical as you'd think.

Disney has just released the first full trailer for one of its classics, Beauty and the Beast. Directed by Bill Condon, the film boasts a star-studded cast including Ewan McGregor, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Stanley Tucci and Emma Thompson but all eyes will be on English actress Emma Watson, who plays the lead role of Belle. As charming as the animated character, the story follows Belle, who is forced to live with Beast (Dan Stevens), a prince trapped under a magical spell.

Beauty and the Beast opens in cinemas across the Middle East on March 17, 2017. Also, don't miss Cara Delevingne battle aliens in the trailer for Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.