Fresh off the news that Disney has cast Emma Watson in their live-action adaptation of ‘Beauty and the Beast’, Ryan Gosling has reportedly been offered a role. According to The Tracking Board, the role in question is the Beast.
The film is reportedly going to be a musical, featuring the iconic songs of the animated version. This adaptation is just the latest in a string of live-action adaptations of classic Disney animated films. Disney’s latest film following this method is ‘Cinderella’ which will be released next month.
‘Beauty and the Beast’ comes to theaters in 2016 and stars Emma Watson. The film is directed by Bill Condon.