Lighter Side of News (Mar. 24, 2017) by HallR

Question 1

A woman named Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont lived during the years 1711 to 1780, served as a governess for some time, and had a relationship with British spy Thomas Pichon. In what sense is she relevant to entertainment news from the past week?

Author of "Beauty and the Beast" (version on which the film is based)