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Disney will feature its first gay scene when a character is seen struggling with his sexuality in the live-action remake of ‘Beauty and the Beast’, according to the film’s director.

The film’s stars will be heterosexual — British actors Emma Watson and Dan Stevens play the title roles — and manservant LeFou, sidekick to the film’s macho main man Gaston, will grapple with his own sexuality.

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