Disabilities TV Shows (


Showing characters that are disabled is a contested concept, as every culture defines it differently. These shows do well.

Switched at Birth

The lives of two teenage girls from very different backgrounds are turned upside down when they find out they were switched at birth.

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Airdates: 2011 - 2017

Please Like Me

The goal was to portray a set of circumstances that could happen to a young person but has humorous themes…

Airdates: 2013 - 2016

Person of Interest skull-crossbones

You are being watched. The government has a secret system, a machine that spies on you every hour of every day. Thankfully we have Root and Shaw.

Airdates: 2011 - 2016


The lives, loves and never-ending dramas of the members of a science-fiction fan club.

Airdates: 2002

My Pride star skull-crossbones

A disabled lioness named Nothing is looking for a new pride to call home.

Airdates: 2020 - current

How to Get Away with Murder skull-crossbones

The only people who get away with murder are the main characters. Everyone else is screwed.

Airdates: 2014 - 2020

House M.D.

It’s never lupus!

Airdates: 2004 - 2012

The Dragon Prince skull-crossbones

Two human princes forge an unlikely bond with the elfin assassin sent to kill them, embarking on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands.

Airdates: 2018 - current

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

What happens when the crazy ex isn’t all that crazy?

Airdates: 2015 - 2019

Avatar: The Legend of Korra

A sheltered but rowdy sixteen-year-old must become the Avatar, master the elements, bring balance to the world, and figure out her sexuality along the way.

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Airdates: 2012 - 2014

As Five

As Five is a spin-off of the 25th season of the Brazilian teen drama, Malhação. It follows the five main girls from the season titled “Viva A Diferença” and uncovers what their lives look like now that they are in their 20s.

Airdates: 2020 - current