Disney To Introduce Its 1st Gay Character In Beauty And The Beast

Breaking away from gender stereotyping!

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Fairytales have always been quite sexist in nature. Traditionally male characters in these storylines have been portrayed as being big, strong and brave heroic figures, whilst in contrast, their female counterparts are painted as being weaker and fragile ‘damsels in distress needing rescuing by the dapper prince’.

The good news, however, is that Hollywood has decided to move with the times, breaking traditional stereotypical barriers in the process! Read on if you wish to find out more. 

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