The latest Disney Princess movie is coming today. As everyone is excited about the live-action movie, not everyone knows about the cast. Emma Watson may be very familiar to all the audience watching "Beauty and the Beast", thanks to her role in "Harry Potter" series, but not many know so much about the actor behind the scary Beast.

Dan Stevens, an English actor born in 1982, will be the handsome face of Prince Adam who is cursed and becomes a monstrous Beast in "Beauty and the Beast". According to Refinery29, Dan began his acting career as minor roles before got his break on "Downton Abbey" as Matthew Crawley.

Besides his role in "Downton Abbey", Dan Stevens also specializes in classical literary adaptations. His work includes "Sense and Sensibility", "Frankenstein", and "The Turn of the Screw". But his filmography history in classic adaptations might get the influence from his study in English at Cambridge University. The actor is not only blessed with the good-looking face and his acting talent but also intelligence.