Stevens, Evans Join Disney’s “Beauty”

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” has found its two leading men.

Dan Stevens (“The Guest,” “The Fifth Estate”) will play the Beast while Luke Evans (“Dracula Untold,” “The Hobbit”) will play Gaston in Bill Condon’s live-action adaptation of the classic fairy tale.

Emma Watson is already onboard as Belle in the film which boasts a script by Stephen Chbosky (“The Perks of Being a Wallflower”). David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman are producing the film.

Filming is slated to begin later this year.

Source: THR