'Beauty and the Beast': Emma Watson Sings Opening Number, "Belle"
The Disney clip shows how the Alan Menken-Howard Ashman opener has been slightly tweaked.
Emma Watson is stepping to her own tune in "Belle," the opening number from Beauty and the Beast.
Disney released a clip from the upcoming live-action adaptation of the 1991 animated film, which sees Watson singing while strolling through her little town, full of little people, waking up to say, "Bonjour."
The clip shows that the dialogue of the ambitious opener — written by composer Alan Menken and lyricist Howard Ashman — has been slightly tweaked, but still showcases Belle's penchant for books.
The Bill Condon film also stars Dan Stevens, Kevin Kline, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Emma Thompson, Ian McKellen, Ewan McGregor, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Audra McDonald and Stanley Tucci.
Beauty and the Beast hits theaters March 17.