TV presenter Tim Dormer shares the romantic gesture that won his boyfriend's heart.

Disney’s new blockbuster, Beauty and the Beast, premiered in Australia recently and all the stars on the red carpet wanted to talk about were their own fairy tale moments.

Onlookers lined the streets outside the State Theatre to catch a glimpse of the Disney action, as Australia celebrated the very first screening of Beauty and the Beast, starring Emma Watson as Belle.

Home and Away actress Penny McNamee revealed where she met her high school sweetheart (now husband), while actress Lucy Durack spilled the beans on how her sweet husband proposed to her.

Georgia Love at the Beauty And The Beast Australian Premiere.

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TV presenter Tim Dormer proved to be quite the Romeo, revealing he and boyfriend Ash Toweel fell in love on a beach and, to prove his love for Toweel, scooped up some sand from that same beach and presented it to him has a gift.


Beauty and the Beast star Josh Gad, who flew into Australia for the premiere, shared a slightly more harrowing love story. Gad explained how he set up  a romantic marriage proposal for his now wife Ida Davish whom he married in 2008, but was then chastised for basically destroying their home in the process.

Beauty and the Beast star Josh Gad.

The path to true love never did run smooth.

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Beauty and the Beast will hit Australian cinemas March 23. It is rated PG. 

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