Vampires and zombies and spaceships and swords and clones and superpowers and ghosts and time-travel, oh my!
The television landscape is changing rapidly. Where does that leave lesbian, bisexual, and trans women of color on TV? Where have been, and more importantly — where are we going?
We’ve got 82 Lesbian, Bisexual and Queer-ish Netflix TV shows streaming right now on the very internet you’re reading!
Over 30,000 votes later! Here are your winners and our critic’s picks!
Queer women’s television has grown significantly in recent years. Still, we’ve watched our best continue to be sidelined by a straight white male majority that won’t pay attention to queer stories, women’s stories, stories about people of color. Well, no more my friends!
Bicycles on TV mean independence, coming of age, letting go, transformation! Motorcycles on TV mean bad bois! So it’s no surprise that lesbian and bisexual TV characters are on bikes all the time.
I like to power up my spirit by swooning at the TV. Maybe you do too?
Ofc there’s one final telepathic orgy.
It’s gonna be cool for the summer with all these TV shows featuring lesbian, bisexual and queer female characters.
There were songs and bike races and hot air balloon rides and promises of forever and allusions to some of the most romantic tropes and movies of all times.
We’ll never know the answers because the season ends here and Netflix FUCKING CANCELED THIS POIGNANT AND ARTFUL MASTERPIECE OF A SERIES. No, YOU’RE crying.
We’ve got around 30 lesbian, bisexual and queer female characters in this Summer 2017 TV Preview that’ll keep you cool for the summer, even though it’d be even cooler if there were more than 30 and they all had bigger parts!
“We wrote more obituaries for murdered trans women in 2015 than TV recaps for any single show we cover.”
Orange Is the New Black, The Fosters, Sense8, Pretty Little Liars, Glee, and more!
“There was way more crowning than I was prepared for, but maybe that’s radical for a TV show?”
Also, Younger ended a fantastic first season and USA released the first 15 minutes of Complications.
It’s going to be a big summer, so we’ve made you a calendar to use as a queer lady TV-viewing guide.