If you haven’t heard, Beauty and the Beast is getting the live musical treatment!

ABC is putting on a Beauty and the Beast 30th Anniversary Special and you’re invited! The cast is slowly being revealed as the weeks go by, so here is what we know so far (along with some videos of them singing!):

H.E.R. as Belle


Josh Groban as The Beast


Joshua Henry as Gaston


Martin Short as Lumiere


David Allen Grier as Cogsworth



Jon Jon Briones as Maurice



And JUST ANNOUNCED, Shania Twain will be playing the role of Mrs. Potts


Leo Abuelo Perry as Chip

Rizwan Manji as LeFou

Rita Moreno of West Side Story will narrate.

The special will be filmed in front of a live audience and will go down on Thursday, December 15th at 8pm. Will you be watching? Comment below!





Picture Credit: Reuters – MAJA SMIEJKOWSKA