While we were busy eating donuts and opening our Valentine’s Day cards yesterday, Luke Evans (who is playing Gaston in the upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast) was answering fan questions on Twitter.
He also used the opportunity to send a few heartfelt Valentine’s Day messages to his adorable co-stars, Emma Watson, Josh Gad, and Dan Stevens!
He had this to say in response to a fairly leading question from Josh Gad:
And had a slightly pleading Valentine’s Day message for Belle from Gaston, which he sent to Emma Watson:
He also stayed in Gaston character in his message to Dan Stevens, who is playing Beast:
His responses to fans are also not to be missed. One fan asked him to estimate how many times Gaston looked in the mirror per day:
His answers ranged from funny …
… to really really sweet. We are still swooning over his answer to the question: “Why do you think Belle should choose Gaston and not the Beast?”
“She is clever and bright and funny, and he’s a fool.” Truer words have never been spoken.
You can find more answers on Luke Evans’ Twitter, or by searching the hashtag #AskLukeEvans!