Our favorite bookish-peasant-turned-princess will soon be gracing the big screen once again. It was just confirmed that Harry Potter star Emma Watson will star in Disney's live-action take on Beauty and the Beast. She told her fans, "It was such a big part of my growing up, it almost feels surreal that I'll get to dance to 'Be Our Guest' and sing 'Something There.'" The fairy tale has come a long way from its 18th-century French origins to today. Let's look at the evolution of the fairy tale in pop culture, from classic books to the latest film and TV interpretations!
The Evolution of Beauty and the Beast