Entertainment ‘Beauty and the Beast’ trailer offers look at Emma Watson as Belle Emma Watson stars as Belle in Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast." Photo Credit: Disney Movie Trailers via YouTube By Lauren Cook firstname.lastname@example.org May 23, 2016 10:51 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Disney fans rejoice! A teaser trailer has been released, offering a first glimpse of Emma Watson as Belle in the upcoming live-action remake of "Beauty and the Beast." Though this is just a teaser, the trailer offers a sneak peek at the hauntingly beautiful feel of the movie. The film is directed by Academy Award-winner Bill Condon, and Dan Stevens stars opposite Watson as the Beast. The new version of the beloved 1991 animated fantasy tale is due in theaters on March 17, 2017. By Lauren Cook email@example.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.