'Beauty and the Beast' trailer released

'Beauty and the Beast' trailer released

FOX19 - A tale as old as time is getting a new look! Disney surprised fans Monday with the first trailer for their live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast.

Running at about a minute and a half, the teaser reveals just a snapshot of the enchanted castle where the story is set.

It ends with a glimpse at the movie's leading lady, Belle, played by British actress Emma Watson.

In the caption, the company writes that the upcoming film will stay "true to the original music while updating the score with several new songs."

Besides Watson, the movie's star-powered cast also includes Ewan McGregor, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Audra McDonald, and Ian McKellan.

The Disney remake is scheduled to hit theaters March 17, 2017.

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