To celebrate the 30th anniversary of one of Disney’s greatest classics, Beauty and the beastDisney and ABC previously announced that the 1992 animated film would receive a live-action/animated hybrid special. The special title that will make the film’s return to screens is titled Beauty and the Beast: The Thirtieth Celebration. In the weeks and months following the July announcement, we’re starting to get a feel for the cast of this special and now diverse reports that Martin Short And the Shania Twin They are in final talks to join the special celebration.
According to reports, Short will portray the role of the charming man-turned-candlestick in the classics. Short has a long career in the industry to date, and can boast of numerous nominations and awards including winning a two-time Primetime Emmy Award and a Tony Award just before the turn of the century in 1999. The actor earned nominations for a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and others. Short is an actor, comedian, singer, and writer who has credits that cut across the breadth of the entertainment field. He has been in Broadway productions, TV shows, movies, and TV series in what has proven to be an excellent career. One of his last performances comes in the Hulu comedy series, Only the murders in the building Where the stars play next to him Selena Gomez And the Steve Martin.
Twain is believed to play the supporting role of a castle housekeeper in the animated classic, Mrs. Potts, who turns into a teapot when the curse begins. Twain is a huge musical talent, the singer has many accolades for her including five Grammy Awards, the first of which came in 2000. Twain has sold over 100 million records worldwide with her third studio album selling to 40 million copies worldwide with a record Two new records along the way.
Others who were also dumped Beauty and the Beast: The Thirtieth Celebration Includes Oscar winner to her Like Belle, he will take on the lead role of the Grammy-winning Prince of Cursed Josh Groban. Gaston will play the avenger and the self Joshua Henry While Cogsworth’s role will be filled by David Alan Greer. Special promises to offer live performances of songs from the original film, its sets and costumes will be inspired by the original film, and special, never-before-seen musical performances will be given to celebrate the film’s legacy.
Will be executive serial production john m chooAnd the Hamish HamiltonAnd the Caitlin VoitouAnd the Raj KapoorAnd the beauty sims Richard CraftAnd the Katie Mullan. Hamilton will be directing with Sims as a cinematographer. Done + Dusted, in association with Walt Disney Television Alternative and Electric Somewhere, will produce the special.
Beauty and the Beast: The Thirtieth Celebration It airs December 15 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC, and airs the next day on Disney+.