Disney airs its first samesex kiss

first_imgRead: Disney cuts ties with YouTube star PewDiePie over anti-Semitic videosRead: Pixar’s first film of the President Trump era? A musical ‘love letter to Mexico’ Source: Disney Television Animation News/YouTubeDISNEY HAS AIRED its very first same-sex kiss, in a recent episode of one its animated TV shows.The show, called Star vs the Forces of Evil, features two of the protagonists attending a concert and shows loved-up couples kissing during one of the songs.In the scene, both male-male and female-female couples can be seen kissing in a historic first for the film and television company. Wednesday 1 Mar 2017, 5:33 PM Mar 1st 2017, 5:33 PM 19,718 Views Disney airs its first same-sex kiss An episode of Star vs the Forces of Evil features same-sex couples kissing at a concert. 166 Comments Share809 Tweet Email Source: Disney Television Animation News via YoutubeThe show, aired on Disney XD and now in its second season, is not the first to feature a same-sex couple, but it is the first time that a couple has been shown kissing.Live-action Disney Channel show Good Luck Charlie featured a story arc involving a lesbian couple, while Gravity Falls featured two gay policemen.Furthermore, this won’t be Disney’s only airing of same-sex relations this year.The upcoming live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast is set to feature a subplot where Le Fou, the sidekick of the evil antagonist Gaston, is confused by his sexuality and attracted to the villain.Director Bill Condon said: “Le Fou is somebody who on one day wants to be Gaston and on another day wants to kiss Gaston… It’s somebody who’s just realising that he has these feelings. And Josh [actor Josh Gad] makes something really subtle and delicious out of it.” http://jrnl.ie/3265728 Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this article Short URL By Sean Murraylast_img

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