Emma Watson announces she will play princess Belle in ‘Beauty and The Beast’


Emma Watson will once again be playing a book loving heroine.

Ms. Watson, former ‘Harry Potter’ actress and United Nations spokeswoman, announced on Facebook today that she will be playing Belle in Disney’s new live action version of the animated classic ‘Beauty and The Beast.’

“I’m finally able to tell you… that I will be playing Belle in Disney’s new live-action Beauty and the Beast!,” Watson posted on Facebook today. “It was such a big part of my growing up, it almost feels surreal that I’ll get to dance to ‘Be Our Guest’ and sing ‘Something There.’ My six year old self is on the ceiling – heart bursting. Time to start some singing lessons. READ MORE.