Beauty and her beast just may get their happy ending after all.
Emilie de Ravin has been promoted to series regular on Once Upon a Time for Season 2, TVGuide.com has confirmed. TVLine.com first reported the news.
In Season 1, the 30-year-old actress portrayed Beauty and the Beast's Belle, whose Storybrooke counterpart was locked up in a mental institution by Regina (Lana Parrilla). She was sprung in the season finale and reunited with former love interest Rumpelstiltskin (Robert Carlyle) just in time for him to release a whole new Smoke Monster set of problems for Season 2: the introduction of magic into the real world.