Watch the new Beauty and the Beast preview

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Walt Disney has released a full trailer for its upcoming live-action version of Beauty and the Beast.

The film stars Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast.

The film will be released March 17, 2017 and is much-anticipated.

Josh Gad will play Le Fou, Luke Evans is Gaston, and Kevin Kline will play Belle’s father, Maurice.

First released in 1991, the animated Beauty and the Beast grossed more than $375 million at the global box office and earned an Oscar nomination for Best Picture.

Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken will be re-recording songs from the original film along with fresh material from himself and Tim Rice.