Biography TV Shows (
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An account of a person’s life written, composed, or produced by another.

Bessie warning

The story of legendary blues performer Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and ’30s.

Network:
Airdates: 2015

Daphne

Du Maurier’s largely unrequited infatuations with American publishing tycoon’s wife Ellen Doubleday and the actress Gertrude Lawrence.

Network:
Airdates: 2007

The First Lady

In the East Wing of the White House, many of history’s most impactful and world-changing decisions have been hidden from view, made by America’s charismatic, complex and dynamic first ladies.

Network:
Airdates: 2022

Gia skull-crossbones

The life of international 1970s supermodel and lesbian.

Network:
Airdates: 1998

A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story skull-crossbones

The film dramatizes the events surrounding the 2002 murder of Gwen Araujo, a transgender teenager who was murdered after acquaintances discovered that she had external genitalia.

Network:
Airdates: 2006

Pam & Tommy

Follows the story of Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee’s relationship, going back to their whirlwind romance that started with them marrying after only knowing each other for 96 hours in 1995.

Network:
Airdates: 2022

Second Serve

Fact-based story about tennis pro Renee Richards, whose player status was challenged in 1976 when it was revealed that she was transgender.

Network:
Airdates: 1986

Self Made

The inspiring story of trailblazing African American entrepreneur Madam C.J. Walker who built a haircare empire that made her America’s first female self-made millionaire.

Network:
Airdates: 2020

Serving in Silence: The Margarethe Cammermeyer Story

The true story of a decorated officer’s legal challenge to her involuntary discharge when she admitted she was homosexual.

Network:
Airdates: 1995

Trapped: The Alex Cooper Story warning

When I Was Fifteen I Told My Mormon Parents I Was Gay, and That’s When My Nightmare Began.

Network:
Airdates: 2019

Veneno warning star skull-crossbones

Veneno details the life and death of Spanish TV legend, Cristina “La Veneno” Ortiz Rodríguez.

Network:
Airdates: 2020