Who is the Beast to Vanessa’s ‘Belle’?

Vanessa will be shooting the movie “Beastly” this summer. It is a teen romance based on the novel by Alex Flynn, which is a modern retelling of “Beauty and the Beast”.  The story will take place in Manhatten and Vanessa is playing the fair maiden who must fall in love with the Beast to break a spell placed on him by a date/witch that he dumped. So, who will be starring opposite Vanessa? British model and actor Alex Pettyfer will be playing the Beast. Nineteen year-old Pettyfer has been doing commercials since age 6, modeling since age 7 and made his professional acting debut at the age of 15.
Alex Pettyfer