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Ewan McGregor to join 'Beauty and the Beast' as Lumiere
Ewan McGregor to join 'Beauty and the Beast' as Lumiere

Disney's new Lumiere has come to light. Ewan McGregor is in final negotiations to play the anthropomorphic candelabrum in director Bill Condon's live-action remake of "Beauty and the Beast," The Times has confirmed. The 44-year-old Scottish actor is poised to join a star-studded cast that features Emma Watson and Dan Stevens in the title roles, along with Luke Evans as Gaston, Josh Gad as Le Fou, Emma Thompson as Mrs. Potts, Ian McKellen as Cogsworth and Kevin Kline as Maurice. The Hollywood Reporter first reported the news about McGregor. Fans of the 1991 animated musical will recall that Lumiere is the dashing maitre d' of the Prince's castle who is...

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