Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan

Is it Beauty and the Beast? Or Beauty and the Beauty?

One look at the promo material for The CW's Beauty and Beast — a remake (starring Kristin Kreuk and Jay Ryan) of the 1987 series — and it's clear that the titular beast is not the hirsute horror of yore. Ryan, whose non-beast alter ego is Vincent Keller, sports nothing more than a scar on his face to signify the monster within.

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