The cast for ABC's upcoming 30th Anniversary special for "Beauty and the Beast" added a few big names this week. Shania Twain was announced to play the role of Mrs. Potts, David Allan Grier as Cogsworth, and the legendary Martin Short will portray Lumiere.
Previously announced participants include Grammy and Oscar winner H.E.R. as Belle while Josh Groban will play the Beast. Joshua Henry has been cast as Gaston and Rita Moreno will serve as the narrator.
The live action/animated special airs on ABC Thursday night, December 15th.