Queerbaiting TV Shows (


You’d think they’re queer, but they’re not. Basically every TV show that does a wink-wink at the audience about how their characters might be gay, but never actually go there, and play it up at cons and the like. Rizzoli & Isles, we see you.

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. skull-crossbones

The missions of the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division.

Airdates: 2013 - 2020

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

The Fosters

Teri Polo and Sherri Saum play Stef and Lena Foster, two lesbians trying to raise five children in Southern California.

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Airdates: 2013 - 2018

Fuller House

A sequel to Full House, the show is about eldest daughter DJ Tanner, her three kids, her sister, her bff, and every shenanigan you can think of. Veterinarian and recently widowed D.J. Tanner-Fuller finds herself living in her childhood home with younger sister and aspiring musician Stephanie Tanner and DJ’s lifelong best friend/fellow single mother Kimmy…

Airdates: 2016 - 2019

Glee star

Gay teenagers in Ohio in a show choir sounded like the best idea for a show ever. Singing, dancing, and epic lesbian disappointment.

Airdates: 2009 - 2015

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit warning skull-crossbones

In criminal justice, there are crimes that pretty much freak out everyone. These are their stories.

Airdates: 1999 - current

The Lizzie Borden Chronicles skull-crossbones

A fictionalized account of actual events and people surrounding Lizzie Andrew Borden after her controversial acquittal of the double murder of her father and stepmother in 1892.

Airdates: 2015

Melrose Place (2009)

Sexy young adults struggling for money in an expensive zip code? Sure. Why not.

Airdates: 2009 - 2010


Blah blah heroes blah blah gods blah blah bisexual seductress.

Airdates: 2015

Once Upon a Time

“Once Upon a Time” tells the story of a new world, one in which fairy-tale legends and modern life collide.

Airdates: 2011 - 2018

Rizzoli & Isles skull-crossbones

The gayest non-gay show out there since Xena.

Airdates: 2010 - 2016

Voltron: Legendary Defender

Teenagers transported from Earth become pilots for robotic lions to fight in an intergalactic war. The Paladins of Voltron must learn to work as a team to assemble the robot Voltron and use its power to conquer the Galra Empire.

Airdates: 2016 - 2018