Heartbreaking Disney World visitor is rejected by Beauty and the Beast’s Gaston after asking him out

Heartbreaking Disney World visitor is brutally rejected by Beauty and the Beast’s Gaston – who says he’s ‘looking for the most beautiful woman in town’ when she asks him out

  • Grace Foltz, 25, and her boyfriend Steph were visiting the park in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday when they saw Gaston walking towards them.
  • Grace, tending a broken heart, yelled, “Gaston! My boyfriend just broke up with me. Would you like to go out with me?’
  • The fictional character is known for being incredibly arrogant, and the actor who played him fully embraced the role when he turned down the fan
  • “Sorry, I’m looking for the most beautiful woman in town,” he said to Grace, who was visibly stunned by his rejection.
  • Steph, who is known on TikTok as @nots0swift, shared a video of the moment on the platform, where it has been viewed more than 10.8 million times in two days.

A Disney World visitor who asked Beauty and the Beast’s Gaston on a date while nursing a broken heart was brutally rebuffed by the actor who played the villain — and the chilling moment was captured on camera.

Grace Foltz, 25, and her boyfriend Steph were visiting the park in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday when they saw Gaston walking towards them. Insider that she made a split-second decision to call him.

‘Gaston! My boyfriend just broke up with me. Would you like to go out with me?’ she asked as her friend filmed their interaction.

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Going for it: Grace Foltz, 25, was visiting Disney World in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday when she saw Gaston walking up to her and asking him out

Don't hold back: The fictional character is known for being incredibly arrogant, and the actor who played him fully embraced the role when he turned down the fan

Don’t hold back: The fictional character is known for being incredibly arrogant, and the actor who played him fully embraced the role when he turned down the fan

The fictional character is known for being incredibly arrogant, and the actor who played him fully embraced the role when he turned down the fan.

“Sorry, I’m looking for the most beautiful woman in town,” he said to Grace, who was visibly stunned by his rejection.

“Did I just roast?” she asked.

Looking upset, Grace told Insider that she and her boyfriend really got a kick out of the rejection. Steph had flown to Florida to comfort her during her breakup, and they laughed at the encounter for the rest of the day.

Yikes: 'Sorry, I'm looking for the most beautiful woman in town,' he told Grace, who was visibly stunned by his rejection

Yikes: ‘Sorry, I’m looking for the most beautiful woman in town,’ he told Grace, who was visibly stunned by his rejection

He is known for being arrogant!  Gaston gave a little wave before sauntering away and letting Grace think about his rejection

He is known for being arrogant!  Gaston gave a little wave before sauntering away and letting Grace think about his rejection

He is known for being arrogant! Gaston gave a little wave before sauntering away and letting Grace think about his rejection

Steph, who is known on TikTok as @nots0swift, shared a video of the moment on the platform with the caption: “Nooooo one roasts like Gaston.”

The clip quickly went viral, garnering over 10.8 million views and thousands of comments in just two days.

“That was probably the worst character to ask this right after a breakup,” one person commented, while another joked, “That second heartbreak really helps you get over the first.”

Others assured her that the Disney World employee had a character and referred to his love interest in the film, Belle, when he said he was “looking for the most beautiful woman.”

Step by step: 'Did I just roast?'  Grace asked, later telling Insider that she and her boyfriend Steph thought the moment was 'so funny'

Step by step: ‘Did I just roast?’ Grace asked, later telling Insider that she and her boyfriend Steph thought the moment was ‘so funny’

Popular: Grace's friend shared a video of the moment on TikTok, and it quickly went viral, garnering over 10.8 million views and thousands of comments in just two days

Popular: Grace’s friend shared a video of the moment on TikTok, and it quickly went viral, garnering over 10.8 million views and thousands of comments in just two days

“He totally meant Belle, but it didn’t come out that way! The man just lives up to his reputation!’ a TikToker commented.

‘He had character and meant Belle! I wish he’d made that clearer because it seemed so mean,” added another.

Grace told Insider she found the whole interaction “so funny,” adding that she “knew 100 percent” what she was getting into when she asked him out.

She noted that she wanted to yell back, “Well, you found her,” but he was too far away when she thought of the comeback.

“I think I deserved what I got by asking Gaston to ask me out,” she said. “I try to interact with Disney characters in funny ways. I never want to catcall them and make them uncomfortable. So I hope Gaston finds this as funny as I do.”

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