PoC-Centric TV Shows (


The majority of characters in this show are people of color. And most stories revolve around them.

The Women of Brewster Place warning

A multigenerational story of the lives of several black women who call an inner-city tenement home.

Airdates: 1989


Keef is an African-American cartoonist on the verge of mainstream success when an unexpected incident changes his life.

Airdates: 2020 - current

The Wire skull-crossbones

Lauded for its literary themes, an uncommonly acute exploration of society and politics, and its realistic portrayal of urban life, it never won any awards.

Airdates: 2002 - 2008

We Are Lady Parts

An anarchic and irreverent music comedy following a Muslim female punk band – called Lady Parts.

Airdates: 2021 - current


The lives of various parties living in San Francisco during the real life Tong Wars in the 1870s.

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Airdates: 2019 - current

Vida star hearts skull-crossbones

A series about two Mexican-American sisters written entirely by a group of Latina writers, half of whom are queer.

Airdates: 2018 - 2020


The origin of the sleuth and member of the Mystery Inc. gang, Velma.

Airdates: 2023 - current

Los vecinos en guerra

Mercedes was part of a gang of thieves, now she’s Lisa, wife and mother. Then it gets messy.

Airdates: 2013 - 2014

Utopia Falls

Each year, 24 candidates from different sectors are chosen to compete in The Exemplar, an annual performance competition. These candidates have to be 16-years old and are chosen based on their talent.

Airdates: 2020

Unfortunatly Ashly star

When Ashly’s 16 year-old cousin, Izzy, is left with her for the summer, Ashly finds she is not quite as hip as she thought.

Airdates: 2016 - 2017

Twenties star hearts

Hattie, a queer African American woman, hangs out with her two straight best friends, as they all try to make their dreams come true.

Airdates: 2020 - current

Transit Girls

Lesbians in Japan, for 8 episodes only.

Airdates: 2015