VOTE: Emma Watson Turned Down Playing Cinderella Because She Thinks Belle Is A Better 'Role Model' — Do YOU Agree??
She really is a funny girl.
Emma Watson has a lot of respect for her Beauty and the Beast character, but that doesn't mean she feels the same way about ALL the Disney princesses!
In a new interview, the actress — who will be playing Belle in the upcoming remake — revealed she passed on playing Cinderella in the 2015 live-action retelling of the Disney animated classic!
The 26-year-old explained that she felt the character of Belle "resonated" with her much more than Cinderella (who was played by Lily James in the remake) — because she finds the beautiful bookworm to be a much better role model.
Speaking to Total Film, she said: