Mar 03, · The live-action Beauty and the Beast doesn't arrive in theaters until March 17, but fans are already buzzing about how the movie features Disney's first gay character, LeFou, played by Josh Gad. Mar 07, · Josh Gad, who plays LeFou in Disney’s new live-action Beauty and the Beast, is speaking out about the controversy surrounding the movie’s groundbreaking gay moment. LeFou: [singing] No one's slick as Gaston, no one's quick as Gaston / No one's neck is incredibly thick as Gaston / For there's no man in town half as manly / Perfect, a pure paragon / You can ask any Tom, Dick or Stanley / And they'll tell you whose team they prefer to be on! / Who plays darts like Gaston? LeFou seems to exist solely to tell Gaston how awesome he is and cheerfully get beaten up whenever Gaston needs a punching bag. He's kind of a stand-in for the whole village that way: a community full of people who live to bask in Gaston's glow and are so awed by his strength and good looks that they can't see how horrid he really is. Mar 07, · Beauty and the Beast actor speaks out after backlash over gay character. T he actor who plays gay character LeFou in Beauty and the Beast has spoken out after many were angered by Disney's inclusion of a homosexual character in the live-action film. John Gad has expressed his thoughts about the inclusive nature of the film after conservatives in Author: Helena Horton. Mar 16, · Directed by Bill Condon. With Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad. A selfish prince is cursed to become a monster for the rest of his life, unless he learns to fall in love with a beautiful young woman he keeps prisoner/10(K). 29 rows · The Featherduster is voiced by Kimmy Robertson in Beauty and the Beast and Belle's First appearance: Beauty and the Beast (). Mar 08, · The recent revelation that a character in the new "Beauty and the Beast" remake is gay came as no surprise to a member of the original cast — because he Author: Peter Sblendorio.
Lefou descends the coach and tries to calm him down, which temporarily works. Beast Luke Evans Largely driven by young women, its opening day pre-sales outpaced that of The Jungle Book. The Baker is the head of a bakery in the village that Belle lived in. Los Angeles: Penske Business Media. Archived from the original on April 21, Emma Watson as Belle , a young benevolent bibliophile woman who develops feelings for the Beast and begins to see the humanity within him.
Luckily, Belle discovers that her father is in trouble via the Beast's Magic Mirror and is released by the Beast so she can save him. In the ending of the movie taking place in the present , Fife seems to have taken over Forte's job as the composer of the castle. Gaston states that Belle is probably in Villeneuve "fixing up a lovely dinner". Then, Gaston runs up the stairs to find the Beast. USA Today. Angela Lansbury.
Archived from the original on June 27, June 14, He is one of a few villagers that are friendly to Belle. University of New York. According to Dion, "I was at the beginning of my career, it put me on the map, it put me where I am today". Retrieved March 13, IMDb Everywhere.