The Disney live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast, starring Emma Watson as Belle, is scheduled to open in cinemas nationwide March 17. The film made its Los Angeles premiere at the El Capitan Theatre March 2.
Beauty and the Beast, seen previously as an animated movie musical and a stage musical on Broadway, features a score by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman.
Flip through the photos of the premiere below:
The film also features Dan Stevens as the Beast; Luke Evans as Gaston; Kevin Kline as Maurice, Belle’s father; Josh Gad as Le Fou; Ewan McGregor as Lumière, the candelabra; Stanley Tucci as Maestro Cadenza, the harpsichord; Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Plumette, the feather duster; Audra McDonald as Madame De Garderobe, the wardrobe; Hattie Morahan as the enchantress; and Nathan Mack as Chip, the teacup; with Ian McKellen as Cogsworth, the mantel clock; and Emma Thompson as the teapot, Mrs. Potts.