8 Celebs Who Have Been Cast As Disney Princesses

The live-action re-imaginings of Disney’s most iconic fairytales include Halle Bailey and Emma Watson.

Halle Bailey of Chloe X Halle performs in 2020.
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Elle Fanning as Aurora

Fanning won the hearts of everyone — including the powerful fairy Maleficent — with her performance as dreamy Princess Aurora in 2014’s Maleficent. Through the film and its sequel Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019), Fanning helped transform the character from a sleeping beauty into a powerful protagonist.


Emma Watson as Belle

Watson traded life at Hogwarts for the provincial French countryside as the studious Belle who falls in love with a cursed prince in 2017’s Beauty and the Beast.