Based on a True Story TV Shows (


While fictionalized and sensationalized, these shows are based on real things that happened to real people in the real world. Who knew!?

30 30 star

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

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

Club Friday To Be Continued

More true stories of people from Thailand.

Airdates: 2016 - 2017

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.

Network: ,
Airdates: 2019 - current

Gia skull-crossbones

The life of international 1970s supermodel and lesbian.

Airdates: 1998

Jann star

Welcome to celebrity life, Canadian style.

Airdates: 2019 - current

Mom and Me

What’s the best advice your mom ever gave you?

Airdates: 2016 - 2018

Mujeres Asesinas (Argentina) skull-crossbones

A series about women who kill, for a variety of reasons.

Airdates: 2005 - 2008

Mujeres Asesinas (Mexico) skull-crossbones

Anthology series, spanning through three seasons, that deals with a woman or women who have to kill for a specific reason.

Airdates: 2008 - 2010

Overkill: The Aileen Wuornos Story

A prostitute- turned-serial killer who preyed mostly on truck drivers.

Airdates: 1992

A Question of Love

A lesbian attempts to gain custody of her children following a divorce.

Airdates: 1978

The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister

A drama telling the story of Anne Lister, 1791-1840, a Yorkshire landowner, industrialist, traveller and diarist who kept her orientation secret from society at large but in private defied convention by living with her female lover.

Airdates: 2010