This Belle is a knock-out

Emma Watson at the London premiere of her fantasy romance Beauty And The Beast, which also stars Dan Stevens, on Thursday. “The wonderful thing about Belle is I feel like, even in the original, she was very progressive,” Watson said about the character she plays in the movie, directed by Bill Condon and out in cinemas on March 16.


A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 25, 2017, with the headline 'This Belle is a knock-out'. Print Edition | Subscribe