Guillermo del Toro Exits Live Action Beauty and the Beast Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 06.12.2014
There were scheduling conflicts…
Deadline reports reports that Guillermo del Toro has exited the upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast for Warner Bros., not to be confused with the Bill Condon one coming from Walt Disney Studios. Del Toro is still attached as a producer and screenwriter and was forced to leave because of scheduling conflicts.
Emma Watson is still set to star in the film. A new director will reportedly be announced soon.