‘Finding Dory,’ Disney Pixar’s New Film, May Feature A Lesbian Couple
Disney Pixar released a new trailer last week on The Ellen DeGeneres Show for the highly anticipated film, Finding Dory, which shows a brief clip of two females who may be a lesbian couple.
‘Finding Dory’: Lesbian Couple?
In the new trailer for Finding Dory, the sequel to Finding Nemo, Disney Pixar show a couple who caught the eye of many of the film’s fans. From 1:05 seconds to 1:09 seconds, viewers can watch what appears to be two moms doting over a baby in a stroller.
Many suspect that this is Disney Pixar’s way of hinting at the debuted their first animated gay couple, but Disney has not commented on the orientation of the couple.
Fans took to Twitter to express their excitement at the possible lesbian couple.
“FINDING DORY IS GONNA FEATURE A LESBIAN COUPLE ITS ABOUT FCKING TIME @Disney,” one fan wrote.
FINDING DORY IS GONNA FEATURE A LESBIAN COUPLE ITS ABOUT FCKING TIME @Disney
— lacienega (@mu5ah) May 29, 2016
A trailer for Disney's Finding Dory appears to feature a lesbian couple – a first for Pixar Studios. pic.twitter.com/BPb3kAGBzw
— antonio (@antoniodelotero) May 29, 2016
There was a lesbian couple featured in the new finding dory trailer, things like this make me happy
— Dyl Jordan (@DylJordanxo) May 27, 2016
If the rumors are true and the first lesbian couple in a disney movie ever is in #FindingDory YAY for a big important step to acceptance!!!!
— Skyleigh Ann (@Skyleigh_Ann) May 27, 2016
While other Twitter users aren’t too happy about Disney Pixar’s alleged gay couple.
a lesbian couple in finding dory just shows how gay America truly is now
— randy poffo (@Indibud) June 1, 2016
Finding Dory‘s main character is voiced by Ellen DeGeneres, came out as a lesbian in 1997 and married her partner, Portia de Rossi, in 2008.
Finding Dory hits theaters Friday, June 17.
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