We have more casting details for the live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast‘ movie, folks!
According to THR, Ewan McGregor is in final talks to take on the role of Lumiere, the suave maitre d’ who is turned into a candelabra by the curse that falls upon the prince’s castle.
McGregor joins an all-star lineup including Emma Watson as Belle, Dan Stevens as the Beast/Prince, Luke Evans as Gaston, Josh Gad as Le Fou, Ian McKellen as Cogsworth, Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Plumette, and Audra McDonald as Garderobe.
Production on the film starts in May at Shepperton Studios in London.
The live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast‘ movie is being directed by Bill Condon.