The Disney Channel is introducing its first gay storyline. The history-making storyline will be in the season two premiere of "Andi Mack" that airs Friday.
In the show about a 13-year-old girl named Andi, she and her best friend Cyrus will admit they are attracted to the same boy.
A statement from Disney said the show's creator and her team took great care in ensuring that it's appropriate for all audiences.
Here is the Walt Disney Co. general statement on its stories and characters:
Disney's first gay movie character was in the 2017 version of "Beauty and the Beast."