The live-adaptation of "Beauty and the Beast" already aired. Disney plans to work on an adaptation of the film.
Hollywood Life reported that Disney's live-action "Beauty and the Beast" film is set to be a blockbuster. It is indicated that Disney is looking to a sequel that would continue Belle and the Beast's love story. The future for Belle and the handsome prince will be considered in the sequel that Disney has planned.
The same report indicated that the sequel for "Beauty and the Beast" may be released in 2019 or 2020. This original story for a sequel may be another tale that can be explored further. It can be an interesting topic to explore what happens to Belle and the Prince as the future unfolds for them.
According to Movie Pilot, there already have been several live-action adaptations from animated fairy tales. There were already "Maleficent," "Cinderella" and "Alice." However, with these adaptations, "Alice" had been the one film that made a follow-up from the original. If the sequel for the recent "Beauty and the Beast" live-action film pushes through, then this may be another film that has a follow-up from its original one.
Live-action adaptations have been high with Disney recently. The latest which "Beauty and the Beast" that starred Emma Watson and Dan Stevens. It has recently been aired and Disney may be looking at another blockbuster film.
Meanwhile, People reported that Josh Gad and Luke Evans have a sequel in mind for "Beauty and the Beast." Gad joked that Lefou and Gaston can have their own sequel for the movie. Josh Gad portrays LeFou in the live-action adaptation while Luke Evans portrays Gaston.
In fact, Gad shared that he would look forward to seeing a sequel for "Beauty and the Beast" with Gaston and Lefou in it. The sequel is still not confirmed but Disney is looking at the possibility of one.