The American series, Beauty and the Beast, is a sci-fi that tells the thrilling tale a beautiful detective who fell in love with a cyborg-man. The series is a police procedural and suspense genre movie. The series was created by Ron Koslow, along with Sherri Cooper-Landsman and Jennifer Levin. The theme music was composed by Mark Isham. Other composers include Jim Guttridge, Sean Hosein, and Claude Foisy.
The series was produced by Bill Goddard, along with several executive producers such as Frank Siracusa, John Weber, Tony Thomas, Roger Grant, Ron Koslow, Paul Junger Witt, Bill Haber, Sherri Cooper-Landsman, Jennifer Levin, Brad Kern, Gary Fleder, and Stuart Gillard. The series was shot in Toronto, Ontario in Canada. The cinematography includes David A. Makin, D.Gregor Hagey, Bruce Chun, and David Greene. The series was also edited by Aaron Rottinghaus, John Peter Bernardo, Jim Towne, and Juan Carlos Garza.
The pilot episode of the American TV series was released on The CW on October 11, 2012, and it ran till September 15, 2016. The series has a total of 4 seasons and 70 episodes with a running time of 40 – 42 minutes per episode. Beauty and the Beast were produced under CBS Television Studios, along with, Take 5 Productions, Whizbang Films, and the Canadian Production Tax Credit. It was primarily distributed by The CW Network, along with, Showcase, ETC Entertainment Central, Fox, and Universal Channel.
Throughout its running time, the series featured over a hundred casts. However, here are the major characters of Beauty and the Beast. Catherine Chandler by Kristin Kreuk, Vincent Keller by Jay Ryan, Tess Vargas by Nina Lisandrello, J.T. Forbes by Austin Basis, Heather Chandler by Nicole Gale Anderson, Gabe Lowen by Sendhil Ramamurthy, Evan Marks by Max Brown, Agent Bob Reynolds, Joe Bishop by Brian White, and several other characters.
A beautiful police detective, Catherine Chandler (Kristin Kreuk) saw her mother murdered and almost suffered the same faith but was miraculously saved by “something”. Nine years later, she got a case that led her to Vincent (Jay Ryan), an ex-soldier who was falsely reported to have been killed in action. The series follows both characters as they become closer, and she realizes who he really is.
The series is an endless pump of action, thrill, and romance. It is a great choice for sci-fi lovers.