Creative Commons license icon

ABC, The CW order 'Beauty and the Beast' pilots

Edited by GreenReaper as of 12:36
Your rating: None Average: 4 (3 votes)

American television broadcasters ABC and The CW have both ordered pilots of new series based on the traditional tale Beauty and the Beast.

The Disney-owned ABC's pilot has been described as "a fantastical re-imagining of the classic fairy tale set in a mythical, dangerous world wherein a beautiful and tough Princess discovers an unlikely connection with a mysterious beast". The CW's pilot, in the meantime, will be loosely based on the 1987 cult-classic CBS series starring Linda Hamilton and Ron Perlman.


Your rating: None Average: 5 (1 vote)

Wow. Didn't think this would be on tv again. >.>

Your rating: None Average: 5 (1 vote)

I'm eager to give it a chance, though afraid they'll somehow ruin the magic of the original story in some way.

Your rating: None Average: 2 (1 vote)

Oh, come on, it's a tale as old as time, song as old as rhyme, ever just the same, ever a surprise, Beauty and the Beast.

Post new comment

  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <img> <b> <i> <s> <blockquote> <ul> <ol> <li> <table> <tr> <td> <th> <sub> <sup> <object> <embed> <h1> <h2> <h3> <h4> <h5> <h6> <dl> <dt> <dd> <param> <center> <strong> <q> <cite> <code> <em>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

This test is to prevent automated spam submissions.
Leave empty.