Watch live: Derek Chauvin trial, Day 6. This fall we have more queer women characters than ever before with more representation of women of color in pivotal roles and characters that identify as lesbian, bisexual and pansexual. From network to cable to streaming, show runners, writers and producers are finding more ways to be inclusive of LGBTQ women as part of their expansive casts and, in some cases, giving them starring roles. Here are 21 shows—new and returning—that are giving gay and bi women some screen time this fall.
Family shows can be oh-so-boring. Sibling rivalries one week, melodramatic classroom tantrums the next. But when the Huxtables or the Camdens take over your TV, sometimes it just works. Showrunners with soft touches who draw on their own genuine experiences create the 21 television shows that make you believe in the power of family. US Edition U.
This category includes television series, made-for-television films , news, entertainment, specials and other programming originating in the United States, which deal with or feature significant lesbian , gay , bisexual or transgender characters or issues. They may include same-sex romance or relationships as an important plot device. The following 62 pages are in this category, out of 62 total.
It has only been a few years since the issue of alternate sexualities has managed to enter the mainstream consciousness. Man has always been a creature of habit, and whenever something goes out of the way, the natural reaction of human beings is to stigmatize it and keep it under the wraps. This tendency has hindered the possibilities of conversation on non-heteronormative sexualities for a long, long time. Only in recent years has there been an eagerness to talk about the LGBTQ community and make content centering around such characters.