Once Upon a Time Sneak Peek: Meet Belle's Cursed Persona -- Plus, a Birthday Shocker?

When Once Upon a Time returns on April 21 (ABC, 8/7c), Belle will sport a new look and a new attitude, and we’ve got your first glimpse at the heroine’s racy, cursed persona.

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Mr. Gold enlists David to help him try to jog Belle’s buried memories but gets more than he bargained for when she “awakens.”

“Lacey’s very interesting,” Emilie De Ravin teased at PaleyFest, while co-creator Eddy Kitsis added, “She’s the opposite of Belle. Things are going to get a lot more interesting for Mr. Gold.”

Meanwhile, it looks like Henry celebrates his birthday with his strange, new, makeshift family. But what’s to account for his parental units’ surprised/shocked faces?