I mentioned in a previous post that Disney's live-action 'Beauty and The Beast' was my film of 2017. Therefore I decided it might be a nice idea to share some information about the CGI and special effects - another reason I love the film.
The Beast was portrayed by Dan Stevens but the physical character needed to be brought to life by 'Digital Domain' - a visual effects company. Here's a video showing actor Dan and the digital creation.
'Thrillist' have written a great in-depth article about all aspects that needed to be considered when doing this live-action / CGI collaboration. It's very interesting. Have a read here: