Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Disney Announces Live Action “Beauty and the Beast” Project!

Posted Thursday June 5, 2014 9:00 AM GMT

Back in 1991 the animated version of “Beauty and the Beast” scored a Best Picture nomination at the Academy Awards and now Disney has unveiled plans for a live action version of the flick.

Under the direction of “Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn” helmsman Bill Condon, the Mandeville Films production will be penned by Evan Spiliotopoulos.