The character, Officer Specter, will be voiced by Lena Waithe. Disney has taken a big step toward LGBTQ+ representation with its first bisexual lead character of the Disney Channel series, "The Owl House." Cyrus Goodman, one of Andi's best friends, made history as the first Disney character to ever say the words "I'm gay," out loud on television. Fabulous LGBTQ characters who made TV history. Dove Cameron is dishing on her Disney Channel characters’ sexuality.. The Disney Channel continues to steer its young watchers away from heterosexuality and the life of marriage and family, with its Harry Potter-retread cartoon The Owl House recently revealing that one of its main characters is supposed to be homosexual, according to Insider.com.. In the latest blatant example of children's media producers pushing an LGBTQ agenda on children, Disney has introduced the first teen gay romance to their "High School Musical" franchise. Dove Cameron revealed her past Disney Channel characters were part of the LGBTQ+ community in a series of Twitter posts on Wednesday, October 7. The best LGBTQ+ characters of 2020 include queer people from TV shows and movies like "Euphoria ... these best LGBTQ characters paved the way for the representation we ... Disney Channel. Disney announces first official LGBTQ character in an animated feature in upcoming film Onward. https://www.latimes.com/.../onward-lgbtq-representation-disney-pixar Disney Channel 22. Non-binary, pansexual, asexual, and graysexual characters are also included. Diversity is making its way onto the Disney Channel. LGBTQ representation on television has evolved every year since 1997 when Ellen DeGeneres became the first mainstream character to proclaim the words “I’m gay” on her sitcom, Ellen.. Another Disney show also featured LGBTQ characters: Star Wars Resistance, which aired from 2018 to 2020 on the Disney Channel and Disney XD. Disney-Pixar’s upcoming film, Onward, recently announced that one of the film’s characters self-identifies as an LGBTQ+ individual.The character, known as Officer Specter, shows up halfway through the film and briefly mentions her relationship; she also states that her “girlfriend’s daughter is pulling her hair out” after an encounter with the film’s main characters. Joe Morgan. Disney uses LGBTQ representation to drum up interest, but ultimately forces its audiences to draw its own conclusions. "The Owl House," created by Dana Terrace, follows Luz, a Dominican-American teenager who travels through a magic portal in a new, magical world, where she attends school and trains as a witch's apprentice. On Disney Channel, the live-action show Good Luck Charlie, which aired from 2010 to 2014, featured lesbian parents in an episode in its final season … Beauty and the Beast's Le Fou might be the first character that Disney has openly recognized as being gay, but that doesn't mean LGBT people haven't been there all along. Disney Channel introduces homosexual teen character, pushes LGBT agenda The cable network's Andi Mack is the latest attempt to include a homosexual storyline. Disney has made history with its first bisexual lead character in a kids’ show, according to reports. It took until 2017 for someone to utter those magic words, but better late than never Disney. Disney Channel ramps up its LGBTQ agenda in ‘Andi Mack’ show for kids The network's first teen homosexual couple was revealed on the season's last episode. After a fan posted a tweet about Liv and Maddie characters Liv and Maddie Rooney, the actress, 24, responded with a thread starting the sexual orientation of all her past roles. Check out all of BuzzFeed's posts celebrating Pride on our relaunched LGBTQ … Rush shares that he routinely reads messages from young LGBTQ viewers ... July 26 on Disney Channel. June was LGBTQ Pride Month and for the first time, the Disney Channel and Nickelodeon aired ads supporting the LGBTQ agenda to their audience of children. The orientation can be portrayed on-screen, described in the dialogue or mentioned. Disney / Via wdisneyrp-terk.deviantart.com Voiced by out-and-proud Rosie O'Donnell, Terk is super androgynous, shows no interest in male apes, and … It was as if the mega-company was trying so hard to not do what not to do, that’s exactly what it did. In this animation, Orka and Flix run the Office of Acquisitions on the Colossus, with Orka doing the negotiations. Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios have announced that “Onward,” their next animated movie, will feature—for the first time ever—a lesbian main character. Typically, if gay characters were represented at all, their sexual orientation was merely implied and not voiced. Disney CEO shuts down anti-LGBT activist who claims gay characters are costing his company millions Nick Duffy March 11, 2020 Disney XD cartoon Star vs. the Forces of Evil featured a subtle gay kiss ... broadcast by Disney Channel, ... A historic moment for Disney and the queer community. Thu Aug 1, 2019 - 5:49 pm EST Disney officially has found its first lead bisexual character in Luz Noceda, the 14-year-old protagonist of Disney Channel’s “The Owl House,” Variety reports. Joe Morgan is the editor-at-large at Gay Star News. 05 Oct 2013 . You remember: the channel that brought us Hannah Montana and the High School Musical has probably not been on your radar lately which is why Luz Noceda, … Continue reading Disney Channel introduces first bisexual character The creator of Disney Channel’s “The Owl House” is lauding the company for featuring a LGBTQ teenager on the animated series By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer August 17, 2020, 11:58 PM “Andi Mack” is the first Disney Channel program to include a gay main character ... Calif. By Richard Hack Get ready for Luz Noceda. The 16 Disney characters you had no idea were gay. Fri Oct 27, 2017 - 4:08 pm EST "The Owl House" helped Disney Channel make a major step forward in terms of LGBTQ representation, as its latest episode revealed that one of the series' main characters was LGBTQ, io9 reported. In case the name doesn’t ring any bells, it’s because you haven’t been paying attention to the Disney Channel lately. Disney has confirmed its first bisexual lead character. Disney is proudly unveiling its first LGBTQ animated character — but the initial reveal of its jaw-dropping one-eyed, horned lesbian cop fell way flat. Through a series of musical numbers and beautifully animated rendering and media magic produced by the artists at Pixar Studios, Alex Is tells the story of Alex, a young “boy” in the modern day Mayan kingdom of Dilatia who has always seen the world differently. This is a list of dramatic television series (including web television and miniseries) that premiered in the 1970s–2000s which feature lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender characters. In the Disney production titled Alex Is, the story revolves around the main character Alex who finishes off the movie as Alexis. Disney Channel's "Andi Mack" will feature its first LGBT storyline by having one of the main characters, 13-year-old Cyrus Goodman, discover his sexuality in season two. That’s not to say there isn’t hope for Disney entertainment—in 2017, the live–action Disney channel show Andi Mack had a celebrated coming out storyline for one of its main protagonists.