'Beauty and the Beast': Executive producer Sherri Cooper shares what's coming next

When a show like "Beauty and the Beast" ends the first half of its fall season with not one but several cliffhangers, we can't just leave it at that. Fortunately, Sherri Cooper, one of the shows executive producers, shared a little bit about what's to come on "Beauty" in 2013.Why did you choose to end "Bridesmaid Up!" with so many cliffhangers?Sherri Cooper: It feels like that is a perfect way to end this fairytale episode. You think she's just going in the car and chasing down her guy... But of course it's "Beauty and the Beast." There's always danger at every turn. And she didn't get to say what she wanted to say to him.It was a two-parter when we wrote this one and the next one. And of course, we're keeping up the curiosity.Is anyone going to start to figure out anything about what's going on between Catherine (Kristin Kreuk) and Vincent (Jay...

Beauty and The Beast (CW) Episode 9 “Bridesmaid Up”

Beauty and The Beast  “Bridesmaid Up” episode 9  airs Thursday Dec 13, 2012 at 9pm on the CW. Episode Synopsis:  When Catherine’s (Kristin Kreuk) dad (guest-star Rob Stewart) gets remarried, the bride-to-be and her bridesmaids try to find the daughter-of-the-groom a date for the wedding . Uncomfortable with being set up, Cat reluctantly admits that she’s seeing somebody and confides to Vincent (Jay Ryan) that she wishes he could be her date. At the wedding reception , Cat learns about a research grant that Evan (Max Brown) received to study the mutant DNA cells found at local crime scenes. Read More...

Beauty and the Beast Midseason Finale: Will Catherine and Vincent Finally Kiss?

Will Beauty and the Beast 's Catherine and Vincent finally reveal their relationship in public? They'll have their big shot on the midseason finale. "Faced with the pressure that single women feel going to weddings alone, Catherine slips and tells [her friends and sister] she has someone in her life and so she has to produce him," executive producer Sherri Cooper tells "The question is does, Vincent show up under the guise of someone else and risk it? Does she bring someone else instead? Does she confess she made him up? The episode is a lot about risk."

'Beauty and the Beast': 5 things to know about the winter finale, 'Bridesmaid Up!'

How do you end half a season of murder, love and monsters? The "Beauty and the Beast" winter finale does it with plot twists and romance in its final episode before the new year, "Bridesmaid Up!"As the title implies, the central event in this final episode will be a wedding. Cat (Kristin Kreuk) and her sister Heather (Nicole Gale Anderson) are busy bridesmaids for their father's wedding. In Cat's case, her hectic time is made even worse by a) a murder case and b) not having a boyfriend she can tell anyone about.Because everyone knows that you can't be single at a wedding... And it's not like Cat can share Vincent (Jay Ryan) with the world.The wedding isn't the only thing that happens during "Bridesmaid Up!" Unfortunately, to tell you about the multiple twists that come before the episode ends would be spoiling far too much. Instead, you will have to make do with...