I’m becoming more and more intrigued by the CW’s “remake” of Beauty and the Beast. I just ran across this video of Jay Ryan, who plays Vincent (the Beast) on the show, talking about how the Beast came to be. First of all, I hadn’t realized they are using the same character names as the original, Vincent and Catherine. But for some reason that makes me like the show a little bit more, even though I haven’t seen it yet. Here’s the video:
I like that the writers explain how he became a “beast.” I don’t think the original Beauty and the Beast ever explained Vincent’s predicament very well. What do you think?