Disney Channel has pulled tween show Andi Mack from South Africa because of a gay storyline. Character Cyrus will be exploring his sexuality over the coming season after developing feelings for another boy, Jonah. It will be the networks first LGBTI storyline. Andi Mack was last week (2 November) banned in Kenya because of the storyline. Disney Channel airs in South Africa through TV service DStv. They released a statement explaining: ‘Disney Channel creates stories that entertain and inspire kids and families and reflect the rich diversity of the human experience.
November 7 / Gay Star News