Watson was reportedly offered United States dollars three million upfront, but her profits will likely end up being considerably larger upon the film's total gross. "I feel like I was so lucky in getting this crown jewel (Beauty and the Beast), but I'll see her in Little Mermaid, absolutely", Condon says.
Disney's live-action remake of "Beauty and the Beast" blasted through box office records to open with an estimated 170 million USA dollars in North American ticket sales and 180 million US dollars overseas. It topped the previous March opening weekend record of 166 million USA dollars set by "Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice" past year and also the seventh largest opening weekend ever.
The live action update of the 1991 animated classic scored the second biggest March debut on a global basis, coming in behind "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice's" $424.1 million launch.
Per studio estimates, the live-action "Beauty" earned $170.0 million in its first weekend.
The film will also hold the title for the most successful opening weekend for a PG film, musical and non-sequel.
Directed by Bill Condon, Beauty and the Beast stars Emma Watson as Belle, Dan Stevens as the Beast, Luke Evans as Gaston, Kevin Kline as Maurice, Josh Gad as Lefou, Ewan McGregor as Lumière, Gugu Mbatha-Raw as Plumette, Ian McKellen as Cogsworth, Stanley Tucci as Cadenza, Audra McDonald as Garderobe, and Emma Thompson as Mrs. Potts.
The Beauty And The Beast remake follows other Disney live action re-boots like The Jungle Book, which made close to $1 billion (around £807 million) a year ago.
Freshmen Miles Bridges , Nick Ward , Joshua Langford and Cassius Winston combined for 57 points, 19 rebounds and eight assists. No. 3 OR sailed into the second round as Tyler Dorsey poured in 24 points to lead a 93-77 rout of Iona in Sacramento.
The Cavs won a matchup of division leaders as James scored 17 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter of a 91-83 downing of Utah. More importantly, though, Love's return brings the Cavaliers as close to full strength as they've been in quite some time.
He had also researched epilepsy seizure triggers on the epilepsy.com website. 'It triggers a physical effect'. Shortly after the attack, Eichenwald's account tweeted: "This is his wife, you caused a seizure".
The closest locations slated for closing are in the Columbia Mall in Bloomsburg and Bradford Towne Center in Towanda. An executive with the company that owns the Auburn Mall, Jim Hull, says the decision reflects declining sales by J.C.
India on Saturday stepped up pressure on Pakistan to locate the two Indian clerics reportedly missing in the neighbouring country. While Asif was allowed to board, Nazim was stopped at Lahore airport on grounds of incomplete documents.
The EMT that was struck was taken to Jacobi Hospital in critical condition, but she later died from her injuries. The DA's office said Gonzalez has a long history of misdemeanors in the Bronx, including two pending cases.
Investment will be promoted for industrial development and it will be done for economic development", Adityanath added. A senior Congress party leader, Veerappa Moily, said Adityanath's selection was "an assault on secularism".
Ayala had previously announced on Thursday morning that she would not be seeking the death penalty against Loyd or anyone else. "Earlier today, I called on State Attorney Ayala to immediately recuse herself from this case", Scott said in a statement .
And I don't expect them to get to this point and try to change up what they're doing. "And we just gotta be ready for it". These Razorbacks aren't pushing the pace to that extent, but they'll press, run and trap while mixing in zone looks, too.
Windows 7 is to receive security updates until January 14, 2020, while Windows 8.1's support is to end on January 10, 2023. It seems clear, though, that Microsoft doesn't want these processors to work on their older operating systems.
Little Mix fans who were losing sleep over the supposed feud between Jesy Nelson and Perrie Edwards can rest easy tonight. The snap, shared with Jesy's 2.6 million Instagram fans sees her sat on top of her new beau's lap.
No. 2 seed Louisville faces MI in coaching rematch
The Wolverines advance to the round of 16 where they will face the victor of third-seeded OR and 11th-seeded Rhode Island. Senior Mangok Mathiang scored 13 points and grabbed four rebounds in the final game of his career.
Sensex at 2-year high, Nifty hits new peak on Fed move
Tata Steel surged 4.30 per cent amid reports that the company will finalise decision on United Kingdom business merger by May. The broader Nifty closed on Friday at an all-time high while the Sensex is only 350 points away from its historic high.