Created by Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang, the show centers around Ansari in the lead role of Dev Shah, a 30-year-old actor, mostly following his romantic, professional, and cultural experiences in NYC.
One of his best friends Deinse is a lesbian and played by openly queer actor and writer, Lena Waithe.
Notable Queer-Centric Episodes
- Season 2 Episode 8 “Thanksgiving.” – This episode was co-written by out actor Lena Waithe who plays Dev’s lesbian friend, Denise. It is about her character coming out to her mom.
There is 1 queer character listed for this show; none are dead.