Based on a True Story TV Shows (
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While fictionalized and sensationalized, these shows are based on real things that happened to real people in the real world. Who knew!?

195 Lewis star

A close-knit group of Black queer women navigate relationships in Bed-Stuy.

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Airdates: 2017

30 30 star

The lives of two platonic lesbian roommates living in modern day Las Vegas.

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Airdates: 2017 - 2018

Agatha and the Truth of Murder skull-crossbones

Agatha Christie goes missing for 11 days and solves a cold case about a lesbian nurse.

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Airdates: 2018

All American

When a star high school football player from South Central is recruited to play for Beverly Hills High School, two separate worlds collide.

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Airdates: 2018 - current

Awkwafina is Nora From Queens star

With help from her dad and grandmother, Nora Lum navigates young adulthood in Flushing, New York with her cousin.

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Airdates: 2020 - current

Betty

A spin-off of the independent film, Skate Kitchen (2018), Betty follows a group of girls who skateboard in New York City.

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Airdates: 2020 - current

Club Friday To Be Continued

More true stories of people from Thailand.

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Airdates: 2016 - 2017

Daphne

Du Maurier’s largely unrequited infatuations with American publishing tycoon’s wife Ellen Doubleday and the actress Gertrude Lawrence.

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Airdates: 2007

Dickinson

An inside look at the world of writer Emily Dickinson.

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Airdates: 2019 - current

Feel Good star

A deeply personal, dark but hilarious story about two young people navigating the modern-day landscape of love, addiction, and sexuality – and trying to form a meaningful and lasting connection.

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Airdates: 2020

First Day star

It’s Hannah Bradford’s first year of high school. As a transgender girl, Hannah not only has to navigate the challenges that come with starting a new school, but find the courage to live as her most authentic self.

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Airdates: 2020

Gentleman Jack

Set in 1832 West Yorkshire, England, Gentleman Jack is inspired by the true-story and coded journals of the historical lesbian figure Anne Lister.

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Airdates: 2019 - current