Belle (Beauty and the Beast)

Last Updated on: March 17th, 2024

Who is Belle?

Belle is a fictional character and the protagonist of Disney’s 1991 film “Beauty and the Beast.” She is a kind, independent and intelligent young woman who is held captive by a monstrous prince in his castle. Belle sees past the Beast’s appearance and learns to love him for who he truly is. She is known for her love of books, her kindness and her yellow dress. She is considered one of Disney’s most iconic and strong female leads.

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Interesting Facts and Stats:

  • Her animated character has only had three voices throughout the years: Paige O’Hara (original), Julie Nathanson and Jodi Benson.
  • Her character was inspired by Katharine Hepburn’s Jo March character in the movie Little Women.
  • She was portrayed by actress Emma Watson in the 2017 live-action Beauty and the Beast remake.

The Collection:

Here is the Internet’s largest collection of Belle-related movies, TV shows, toys and other products. As always, new pieces are added to this collection regularly.

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Song Appearances

Beauty and the Beast (Song)

“Beauty and the Beast” is a song from the Disney animated film of the same name. The song was written by lyricist Howard Ashman and…


Belle (Song)

“Belle” is the enchanting opening song from Disney’s animated classic “Beauty and the Beast,” released in 1991. The song was composed by Alan Menken, with…


Something There (Song)

“Something There” is a song featured in the 1991 Disney animated film “Beauty and the Beast“. The song is sung by the film’s two main…



A Change in Me (Song)

“A Change in Me” is a song from the stage adaptation of Disney’s animated film “Beauty and the Beast“. The song was written by composer…




Park Appearances

Happily Ever After Fireworks Show | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Happily Ever After Fireworks Show at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios’ Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Walt Disney’s Parade of Dreams | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Walt Disney’s Parade of Dreams attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Fantasmic! | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios’ Fantasmic! show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Parade of the Stars | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Parade of the Stars attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along show at Walt Disney World’s Epcot including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Mickey’s Soundsational Parade | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Mickey’s Soundsational Parade attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Akershus Royal Banquet Hall | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Akershus Royal Banquet Hall restaurant at Walt Disney World’s Epcot including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Fantasmic! | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Fantasmic! attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Be Our Guest Restaurant | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about the amazing Be Our Guest Restaurant at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage | Disneyland

Here is everything you need to know about the extinct Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage attraction at Disneyland including history, reviews, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Enchanted Tales with Belle | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s Enchanted Tales with Belle show including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Remember the Magic Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct Remember the Magic Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Share A Dream Come True Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s extinct Share A Dream Come True Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!


Festival of Fantasy Parade | Disney World

Here is everything you need to know about Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom’s Festival of Fantasy Parade including history, fun facts, photos and more. I hope you find this listing informative and helpful!





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In the News

  • Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” to Launch North American Tour in June 2025, January 26, 2024
  • Join Ariel, Jasmine, Snow White, and Belle in Minecraft Disney Worlds of Adventure Available Later This Month, August 4, 2023
  • ‘Enchanted Tales with Belle’ reopens at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, February 20, 2023
  • ‘Beauty And The Beast’ Live-Action, Animated Special Set At ABC, July 6, 2022
  • When is Beauty and the Beast Coming to Netflix? | Disney Movie FAQ, August 26, 2017
  • Beauty and the Beast Continues to Break Records, May 29, 2017
  • We Now Know When Beauty and the Beast Comes Out on DVD, May 18, 2017
  • Beauty and the Beast is a Box Office Hit!, March 20, 2017
  • Disney Princess Charmed Adventures Mobile App, September 22, 2016
  • Disney to Release Beauty and the Beast 25th Anniversary Edition, June 27, 2016