Be their guest -- in two years. Disney's remake of "Beauty and the Beast" will hit theaters March 17, 2017, the studio announced Monday.
The live-action 3-D film also has added
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March 17, 12:07 p.m.: An earlier version of this article incorrectly described character Mrs. Potts as a teacup. She is a teapot.
Thompson and Kline join Emma Watson as Belle, Dan Stevens as the Beast/Prince and Luke Evans as Gaston. Directed by
One of Disney's latest live-action remakes of an animated movie, "Beauty and the Beast" will open nearly two years to the day after "Cinderella," which bowed to a studio-estimated $70.1 million in the U.S. and Canada this past weekend, good for the No. 1 spot.
"Beauty and the Beast" currently has its 2017 release date to itself. Production begins in London in May.