Bill Condon Will Helm Disney’s Live-Action ‘Beauty and the Beast’
After directing the final adventures of Bella Swan in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Bill Condon is turning his attention to another Belle of the ball.
Variety reports he’s set do take on Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, adapting the fairy tale as a big-budget, live-action feature. He’ll direct the movie based on a script written by Evan Spiliotopoulos, writer of Dwayne Johnson’s upcoming Hercules.
No casting or release date announcements have been made.