‘Beauty and the Beast’ finds Lumiere

May the force and magic be with Beauty and the Beast's latest casting announcement! The Hollywood Reporter announced Ewan McGregor is in final talks to play Lumiere, the debonaire maitre d' who is turned into a candelabra. Originally voiced by Jerry Orbach (Law & Order), Lumiere carries one of the major roles in the film … Continue reading ‘Beauty and the Beast’ finds Lumiere

‘Mulan’ to get live-action treatment: Too far?

When reports surfaced late yesterday that Disney's 1998 Mulan would become the next live-action film after Beauty and the Beast, I instantly felt conflicted. http://media.comicbook.com/uploads1/2015/03/disney-villain-analysis-mulan-129399.jpeg I lacked the words to eloquently articulate the confusion, anxieties and frustrations I had upon reading the announcement. I've now found the word: Dishonor.  Dishonor on your whole family. Dishonor … Continue reading ‘Mulan’ to get live-action treatment: Too far?

‘Beauty and the Beast’ adds Mrs. Potts, LeFou and Maurice

It's not one lump, it's two three for Disney casting news! Emma Thompson will join the live-action Beauty and the Beast as Ms. Potts; Kevin Kline will play Belle's father Maurice; and Josh Gad announced via Twitter he'll join in as Gaston's henchman, Lefou. Talk about a busy day for Disney fans! The release date … Continue reading ‘Beauty and the Beast’ adds Mrs. Potts, LeFou and Maurice

Live-action Beauty and the Beast gets [SPOILERS]

No ooooone's as beautiful as Gaston...Nor as British as the Beast. Tales as old as yesterday reported Disney filled not one but TWO major roles for the live-action Beauty and the Beast. http://cdn2-www.comingsoon.net/assets/uploads/2015/03/BeastBar.jpg Luke Evans (Dracula Untold, the Hobbit trilogy) will portray the ego-maniacal Gaston dueling Dan Stevens's Beast. http://www.eonline.com/eol_images/Entire_Site/201524/rs_1024x759-150304133838-1024-gaston-luke-evans.ls.3415.jpg The heartthrob and former Downton … Continue reading Live-action Beauty and the Beast gets [SPOILERS]

Top 10 Romantic Disney Moments

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, here's The Disney Life's list for essential Disney moments. Have the tissues ready. 10. Tony's Restaurant and Bella Notte - Lady and the Tramp https://youtu.be/fbzEOQLOAWw Tony's seems like the best first date ever. 9. Can you feel the love tonight? - The Lion King http://youtu.be/DVrVgh5CD1c Nothing says Valentine's … Continue reading Top 10 Romantic Disney Moments