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The new Beauty and the Beast film will feature Disney's first ever gay scene... It's the Dredge

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EVERY WEEKDAY MORNING, DailyEdge.ie rounds up the best of the day’s celebrity dirt from the top to the very bottom.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows premiere - London Source: PA Archive/PA Images

Actor Devon Murray (AKA Seamus Finnigan) recently came across a rather strange memento from the Harry Potter set… A pair of Emma Watson’s socks.

The Kildare native tweeted about his discovery, but probably didn’t expect the reaction he got from other members of the cast:

Tweet by @Sean Biggerstaff Source: Sean Biggerstaff/Twitter

(That’s Oliver Wood.)

Tweet by @Chris Rankin Source: Chris Rankin/Twitter

(And that’s Percy Weasley.)

But Devon can explain! He just robbed socks a lot:

Sure Devon. Sure.

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are no more. Ack!

The couple, who had been going out for a year, released a joint statement earlier today saying they would be taking “respectful, loving space at this time”.

Is “respectiful, loving space” the new “conscious uncoupling”?

They’re still close, by all accounts – they posed for a picture together at the Vanity Fair Oscars party on Sunday night, and yesterday Orlando posted an Instagram with Katy’s dog Butters:

A post shared by Orlando Bloom (@orlandobloom) on

Aw. (Daily Mail)

Here’s an interesting one – the upcoming live action version of Beauty and the Beast features Disney’s first gay scene. 

Director Bill Condon has revealed that Gaston’s manservant Le Fou (Frozen’s Josh Gad) is confused about his sexuality and attracted to his boss (played by Luke Evans):

Le Fou is somebody who on one day wants to be Gaston and on another day wants to kiss Gaston… It’s somebody who’s just realising that he has these feelings. And Josh makes something really subtle and delicious out of it.

The scene has been hailed as a “watershed moment” for Disney by gay magazine Attitude. Amazing. (Attitude)

And the rest of the day’s celebrity dirt…

  • Lady Gaga has replaced Beyoncé as a headliner at Coachella. (TIME)
  • Kim Kardashian has added an ‘Irish pub visit’ to her game. (DailyEdge.ie)
  • Meanwhile, her sister Kourtney has angered fans by posting a picture of her daughter wearing a fake lip ring. (Goss.ie)
  • The full trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy 2 is here! (YouTube)
  • A gossip blog has called out Justin Timberlake for being an ‘attention seeker’ at the Oscars. (ONTD)

Yesterday’s Dredge: Amy Adams and Vin Diesel were unlikely best buddies at an Oscars party>

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