Beauty and the Beast by Spiliotopoulos, member of SGG
Evan Spiliotopoulos is a Greek-American screenwriter, best known for writing Hercules and Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure. He also wrote the scripts for the films The Huntsman: Winter's War and the upcoming Beauty and the Beast.
Spiliotopoulos was born in Greece and completed his high school graduation there. Soon after, he moved to the United States and attended the University of Delaware to get an undergraduate degree in film theory; he then attended American University for a master's degree in Screenwriting.
After moving to Los Angeles in 1995, his first job in the industry was in a television film Trial by Fire as an intern.
In 2014, Spiliotopoulos re-wrote the screenplay for the action-adventure fantasy film Hercules, original written by Ryan J. Condal. Brett Ratner directed the film which released on July 25, 2014 by Paramount Pictures.
Spiliotopoulos wrote the screenplay of action-adventure fantasy film The Huntsman: Winter's War, along with Craig Mazin, and rewritten by Frank Darabont. Cedric Nicolas-Troyan directed the film, which was released on April 22, 2016 by Universal Pictures.
Spiliotopoulos also wrote the screenplay for the Walt Disney Pictures' live-action romantic fantasy film Beauty and the Beast, which is directed by Bill Condon. The film is scheduled to be released on March 17, 2017.