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Lena Waithe Will Voice Pixar's First Openly Gay Character in Onward

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popsugar Murphy Moroney
2020-02-25 17:17:02

It's official: Onward will be the first Pixar movie to include an openly gay character! Set to hit theaters on March 6, the Disney film includes a scene with a lesbian character named Officer Specter, who is voiced by Emmy Award-winning actor Lena Waithe. Part of the LGBTQ+ community herself, Lena said at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards in 2018 that she was "proud to be a gay, black ...

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