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'How to Train Your Dragon' character Gobber comes out as gay
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He's a strong version of a stock character, but manages to be unique in his own right. One way the franchise's creators added dimensions to Gobber was to subtly imply that he was gay in previous films. Gobber tells Hiccup that the kind of tension between the pair is why he didn't get married, adding: "That, and one other reason. The line was an ab lib by Ferguson, but it resonated with the director of the film, Dean DeBlois. The openly gay DeBlois told outlets at the time that the reason he kept the improvised line in the film was because, "I think it's nice. It's progressive, it's honest and it feels good, so we wanted to keep it.
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Get 6 Free Issues! Voiced by Craig Ferguson, Gobber — the tough old trainer with a peg leg and interchangeable prosthetic arm devices — was one of the best characters in the original How to Train Your Dragon. As I wrote in my review :. Happily, Stoick is somewhat offset by Gobber the Belch Craig Ferguson , the peg-legged, one-handed old tough who trains young Vikings in the ways of dragon slaying.