Alright, animation fans! We're spotlighting five gay characters in the cartoon world. Ready to see who's been catching our eye? Let's go!
Mr. Smiley from "Steven Universe" - It's implied in a few episodes that Mr. Smiley had a romantic past with Mr. Frowney, another male character.
Matthew from "Big Mouth" - He is an openly gay character, and his experiences related to his sexuality are explored in various episodes.
Terry Bates from "American Dad!" - He and his partner Greg are neighbors to the Smith family and are depicted as a gay couple.
Marshall Lee from "Adventure Time" - The male counterpart of Marceline the Vampire Queen from the Fionna and Cake episodes, who has a hinted relationship with Prince Gumball.
Scarlet David from "RWBY" - In Volume 3, during the Vytal Festival Tournament, it is revealed by his teammate, Neptune, that Scarlet is gay.
That's a wrap on our animated icons! Keep your eyes peeled for even more representation as cartoons continue to evolve. Until next time, happy watching