Velma is officially a lesbian in the new animated film Trick or Treat Scooby-Doo!, which has finally confirmed a well-known fact among Scooby-Doo fans and creators.
After Amazon Prime Video released the latest installment of its iconic childhood series on Tuesday, a clip of Velma’s first encounter with her lover, villain Coco Diablo, went viral.
“WOOOO! Gay Velma! ” one fan tweeted, with another adding: “AHHHHHH! About the time they got it right! “
Velma’s recent gender verification shouldn’t come as a surprise to many because James Gunn, the screenwriter of the first live-action films, and Tony Cervone, the former film production supervisor Scooby-Doo! Mysteries are combined previously confirmed Velma’s gender identity, but said they were never able to officially show it on screen.
Gunn shared a tweet in 2020 saying he was “trying” to make Velma a lesbian that can be seen in live-action movies, “but the studio just kept watering and water it, get hazy (spinning version), then nothing (released version) & finally have a boyfriend (sequel)”.
“In 2001, Velma was clearly gay in my first script,” he added.
In an Instagram post during Pride month 2020, Cervone wrote: “I’ve said this before, but Velma in Mysteries are combined not marble. She is gay. We always planned that Velma would act a bit out of place and out of place when she was dating Shaggy because the relationship was wrong for her and she had a hard time explaining why. why.
“There are hints as to why there was a mermaid in that episode, and if you follow the entire Marcie season, it looks like we did it 10 years ago. I don’t think Marcie and Velma have time to act on their feelings in the main timeline, but after the reset they are a couple. You may not like it, but this is our intention. “
Tricks or Handling Scooby-Doo! Now available on Prime Video.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/television/tv-news/velma-is-confirmed-as-lesbian-in-new-scooby-doo-film-after-years-of-sexual-ambiguity-42041043.html Velma is confirmed as a lesbian in the new Scooby-Doo movie after years of gender ambiguity