A musical review, with annotations. Being a rabid fan of Freddy Prinze Jr. As portrayed by Freddie Prinze Jr. I used a lot of teamwork to solve this case. In the cartoon, brainy Velma was a little on the stocky side.
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Ellen DeGeneres is lending her talents as the "nation's leading expert on gay" to examine the sexuality of cartoon characters. Ellen began by noting that fans have reignited the debate about Velma's sexuality after HBO Max announced a new upcoming standalone series about the "Scooby-Doo" character. First of all, she's a cartoon character so no one should really care about her sexuality. Secondly, just 'cause she wears those clothes and has short hair doesn't mean she's a lesbian. Velma, she's on our team.
Ellen DeGeneres: Scooby-Doo's Velma is gay
The television and movie franchise Scooby-Doo is one of the most popular franchises in the world. Velma Dinkley, the nerd of the gang is one of the smartest characters on the show. Mystery Incorporated producer Tony Cervone and James Gunn recently made some big revelations about the character that Velma Dinkley is a lesbian.
CNN Director and screenwriter James Gunn says he "tried" to make bespectacled detective Velma "explicitly gay" in his script for the live-action 'Scooby-Doo' movie. Director James Gunn said his script for 's "Scooby Doo" included a gay iteration of the character Velma, but the studio stood down. A Twitter account for a film podcast implored Gunn to make future onscreen iterations of Velma gay, to which Gunn replied , "I tried!