You'll already know that Emma Watson is going to bring her own brand of magic to Disney’s live action Beauty and the Beast movie in the role of Belle, and now there’s word on who’ll breathe (roar?) life into Belle’s on-screen beau. Word on the web is that Downton Abbey’s Dan Stevens (cousin Matthew; died in an unfortunate car accident, you remember) scored the part, appropriately tweeting ‘Beast Mode’ shortly after the rumour first broke last night. You know what this means, right? Matthew Crawley + Hermione Granger = ♡ ♡ ♡

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