This will be the first project for Emma Watson after her long term work with the Harry Potter series. It will be difficult to get over all the fan following she has got from the series. The series has come to an end this week. Guillermo Del Toro on the other hand is hard at work making new projects. He is currently working on a fairy tale adaptation of Beauty and the Beast for the big screen.

The news has come from Denise Di Novi who says that she ans Del Toro are developing the adaptation together with Watson set to headline. There are specifics of the project come out yet.

The make up teams on his last couple of projects like Hellboy and Pan’s Labyrinth will be joining him back for this project. Emma Watson is riding high on the success of the Harry Potter films and will be seen by the end of this year in My Week with Marilyn alongside the great Michelle Williams. The new film by Del Toro will also be directed by him. Tell us what you think about this casting.