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

Explores the emotional struggles and sexual politics of a group of doctors charged with healthy libidos. Their dedication to their personal lives is relentless, interrupted only by the occasional need to treat sick children.

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Airdates: 2008 - 2016

Criminal Minds warning skull-crossbones

The cases of an elite group of profilers who analyze the nation’s most dangerous serial killers and individual heinous crimes in an effort to anticipate their next moves before they strike again.

Airdates: 2005 - 2020

Dirty Pair

Problem solving was never so messy. Or dangerous.

Airdates: 1985 - 1988

Doom Patrol

The adventures of an idealistic mad scientist and his field team of superpowered outcasts.

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Airdates: 2019 - current

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

Father Brown skull-crossbones

A catholic priest who solves crimes. Yeah okay.

Airdates: 2013 - current

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

The Great

A satirical, comedic drama about the rise of Catherine the Great from outsider to the longest-reigning female ruler in Russia’s history. The series is fictionalized and portrays Catherine in her youth and marriage to Emperor Peter III (amalgamated with Peter II) focusing on the plot to kill her depraved and dangerous husband.

Airdates: 2020 - current