Queer of the Week TV Shows (


While central to the plot for an episode, these queers show up primarily to be a catalyst for the main characters and prove a social point.

Chicago Hope skull-crossbones

The lives and trials of the staff of a major hospital in Chicago.

Airdates: 1994 - 2000

Chicago Med warning skull-crossbones

The city’s most highly skilled medical team saves lives, while navigating their unique interpersonal relationships.

Airdates: 2020 - current

Childrens Hospital

The series revolves around the medical staff of Childrens Hospital.

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Airdates: 2008 - 2016

Criminal Minds warning skull-crossbones

Delving into criminal minds, and all their serial killer creepiness, on primetime.

Airdates: 2005 - 2020

Dirty Pair

Problem solving was never so messy. Or dangerous.

Airdates: 1985 - 1988

Elementary skull-crossbones

Sherlock in America, John is Joan, and Mrs. Hudson used to be a Mr. Hudson. Welcome to the new incarnation of Sherlock Holmes.

Airdates: 2012 - 2019

Emily Owens M.D.

High School never ends, not even for doctors.

Airdates: 2012 - 2013

Frankie Drake Mysteries

Frankie Drake is a female private detective operating in Toronto in the 1920s.

Airdates: 2017 - 2021

The Good Doctor skull-crossbones

An autistic doctor saves the world, one patient at a time.

Airdates: 2017 - current

House M.D.

It’s never lupus!

Airdates: 2004 - 2012

How I Met Your Mother

Kids, let me tell you a story about how I met your mother. And then married someone else.

Airdates: 2005 - 2014

Masters of Sex skull-crossbones

Pioneering research into human sexuality always involves a few lesbians.

Airdates: 2013 - 2017