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Anglican church releases official advisory on ‘Beauty and the Beast’

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Disney’s hotly anticipated live action Beauty and the Beast now comes with a formal warning from a church.

Ahead of its screening, Bishop Rennis Ponniah of Singapore’s St. Andrew’s Cathedral published a statement to “alert” the congregation about the “homosexual content” in the film.

Beauty and the Beast‘s sidekick character LeFou, played by Josh Gad, will be openly gay.

“Disney films for children’s entertainment are usually associated with wholesome, mainstream values … [but] times are changing at a foundational level,” the statement reads. Read more…

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