Evan McGregor and Stanley Tucci join the cast of the Walt Disney movie Beauty and the Beast. According to Variety, they got the roles of a Lumiere candlestick and a piano named Cadenza, respectively.
Note that Lumiere was one of the main characters in the animated version of the fairy tale released by Walt Disney in the early 90s of the last century, while Cadenza, who is described as a "neurotic maestro", is a completely new hero. Most likely, both characters will be recreated using computer graphics.
Earlier it was reported that Emma Watson will play the role of Belle and the role of the Beast will be played by Dan Stevens. The movie will also star Ian McKellen (Cogsworth's butler) Luke Evans (the hunter Gaston), Emma Thompson (Miss Potts), Kevin Kline (Belle's father). The soundtrack will be created by Alan Mencken, the Oscar-winning composer for the 1991 cartoon. Bill Condon has been appointed director of the movie, which will be scripted by Stephen Chbosky.
Recall that the cartoon "Beauty and the Beast" was released by Walt Disney studio in 1991. With a production budget of just $ 25 million, the tale grossed $ 424 million worldwide.
The Topic of Article: Stanley Tucci and Evan McGregor to star in Beauty and the Beast.