Best new LGBT/Gay TV Shows in 2020 & 2019 (Netflix, Prime, Hulu & TV List)


List of the latest lgbt / gay TV series in 2020 on tv and the best lgbt / gay TV series of 2019 & the 2010's. Top lgbt / gay TV series to watch on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+ & other Streaming services, out on DVD/Blu-ray or on tv right now.

New lgbt / gay TV series in 2020

Top series up for release in 2020

Best lgbt / gay TV series on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ or DVD in 2020

2019, 2018, 2017 & the 2010's best rated lgbt / gay TV series out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon Prime & Hulu).
  • Work in Progress

    CREATOR: Abby McEnany
    CAST: Abby McEnany, Karin Anglin & Celeste Pechous
    Abby McEnany plays herself in this auto-biographical comedy based on her life as an overweight, queer woman. Now in her 40s, Abby deals with the challenges of depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder. But her life may take a change for the better when she ventures into a new relationship that could change everything. Co-created by Abby McEnany, this modern comedy features a cast that includes Karin Anglin, Celeste Pechous and Julia Sweeney, along such guest stars as "Weird Al" Yankovic.

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  • The L Word: Generation Q

    CREATOR: Ilene Chaiken
    CAST: Jennifer Beals, Katherine Moennig & Leisha Hailey
    This sequel to the iconic drama The L Word takes place ten years after the events of the previous show. Now set in Silver Lake, Los Angeles, the mostly lesbian characters of Bette Porter (Jennifer Beals), Shane McCutcheon (Katherine Moennig) and Alice Pieszecki (Leisha Hailey) return for more drama. Bette is now running for mayor, Shane is a hairdresser and Alice has become a talk show host. They struggle for success while trying to be true to their sexuality.

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  • A Very English Scandal

    CREATOR: Russell T. Davies (adaptation), John Preston (book)
    CAST: Hugh Grant, Ben Whishaw & Alex Jennings
    Hugh Grant plays Jeremy Thorpe, The Liberal Party's leader, and he has a secret to hide in England of the 1960's where homosexuality has just been legalized.

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  • Vida

    CREATOR: Tanya Saracho
    CAST: Mishel Prada, Melissa Barrera & Ser Anzoategui
    The discovery of their mother's true sexuality and identity, leaves two Mexican-American Sisters who are very different from each other, to re-evaluate their relationship and their shared history.

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    RELEASE DATE: March 31st, 2020

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  • Élite

    CREATOR: Carlos Caridad Montero
    CAST: Itzan Escamilla, Mina El Hammani & Ester Expósito
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    RATING: /100

    RELEASE DATE: March 31st, 2020

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  • Pose

    CREATOR: Steven Canals, Brad Falchuk & Ryan Murphy
    CAST: Jason A. Rodriguez, Angelica Ross, Mj Rodriguez, Dominique Jackson
    Pose is A musical tv show set in 1980's New York. Several social classes get examined: The Trump-like luxury golden America, the literary scene, and the ball culture. Read more

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    RATING: /100

    RELEASE DATE: March 31st, 2020

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  • Looking

    CREATOR: Michael Lannan
    CAST: Jonathan Groff, Frankie J. Alvarez & Murray Bartlett
    Looking was a terrific HBO show about the gay community in San Fransisco. It focused primarily on a group of friends, and offered a delicate take on what it means to be gay in a liberal city like San Francisco. The second season aired in 2015.

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    RELEASE DATE: March 31st, 2020

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  • Transparent

    CREATOR: Jill Soloway
    CAST: Jeffrey Tambor, Gaby Hoffmann & Amy Landecker
    This Prime Video production depicts the story of a Family in LA who are can no longer keep their secrets from each other when a dramatic admission leads to their lives being unraveled.

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    RELEASE DATE: March 31st, 2020

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  • Shameless

    CREATOR: Paul Abbott
    CAST: Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy & Ethan Cutkosky
    Hitseries Shameless is considered to be a nice addition to the LGBT-Gay tv niche, and the story about the scrappy Chicago-based family and their unapologetic lifestyles, has been going strong for 7 seasons now.

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    RELEASE DATE: March 31st, 2020

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  • Orange is the New Black

    CREATOR: Jenji Kohan
    CAST: Taylor Schilling, Kate Mulgrew, Uzo Aduba, Danielle Brooks
    A woman experiences a drastic change in her life when she is sentenced to fifteen month imprisonment, following her indictment in a decade old case. Read more

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    RATING: 83/100

    RELEASE DATE: July 11th, 2013

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Here we have assembled a list of the best gay tv shows or shows dealing with LGBT Themes. Sometimes a show is selected because the protagonist plays a strong gay role, and sometimes the topic is selected because it deals with the topic of sexuality and gender in new and interesting ways.