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What are the current TV shows with gay male characters? Part 4

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by Anonymousreply 70Last Thursday at 9:14 AM

Part 3

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by Anonymousreply 107/24/2020

The Kissing Booth 2 had a gay couple

by Anonymousreply 207/24/2020

Jo Weil reminds me of Eddie Cahill

by Anonymousreply 307/24/2020

The scene in The Old Guard when one of the abductors asks Joe "what is he, your boyfriend" scornfully and the reply he gets explaining why they are way beyond 'boyfriend' is a great scene. I really enjoyed the film, sure some bits are a bit clunky in a TV movie way but there was enough good to carry you past.

Maybe don't watch the clip if you've not seen it yet..

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by Anonymousreply 407/25/2020

Before the series had to go on hiatus because of COVID, Telemundo's "100 Días para Enamorarnos" introduced two more gay characters in the Pablo and Fer storyline. With Fer taking a break from the relationship, in order to help his soon-to-be ex-wife due to her cancer diagnosis, Pablo became busy trying to build a restaurant business with his ex-boyfriend and a female friend. In the process, he also became involved with a gay attorney, Carlo (the cute guy with the glasses). But Carlo isn't what he appears to be. Pablo and Carlo have now had sex, and in the episode leading up to the break, they've discovered that Carlo is a con artist who's stolen a real lawyer's identity and they've been swindled. The four gay characters are in the restaurant scene.

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by Anonymousreply 507/25/2020

It's a reality show, but Say I Do on Netflix has a couple episodes with gay male couples, and stars Jeremiah Brent, Gabriele Bertaccini and Thai Nguyen who are all gay.

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by Anonymousreply 607/25/2020

There was some tv show where a wealthy businessman when he was younger fathered 3 children by 3 different mothers and later on has to figure out which son should take over his company. Each of his sons now grown up turns out are secretly not straight. Which the father doesn't know about.

by Anonymousreply 708/03/2020

The French sci fi show, "Osmosis", where people get an implant in order to find their soulmate:

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by Anonymousreply 808/03/2020

Hamilton Burger and Della are both gay on the new Perry Mason.

by Anonymousreply 908/03/2020

Kissing Game (Boca a Boca) a Brazilian teen horror series from Netflix. The main character is gay and the show revolves around a disease being spread by kissing and a group of teens that went to a rave and who are now afraid of dying. It takes place in a beautiful southern Brazilian small town, very different from anything you'd expect from Brazil. It isn't until the second episode you actually see the gay life of the main character, but he hooks up with some guys at the party and is now hooking up with an older cowboy from his friend's ranch he met on Grindr.

Watch with subtitles the English dubbing is atrocious.

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by Anonymousreply 1008/03/2020

Sky's Little Birds features a gay storyline and openly gay Hugh Skinner.

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by Anonymousreply 1108/05/2020

The Umbrella Academy season 2 was a major letdown because it was all about the lezzies while Klaus never got a love story. Anyways, at least some good news today with Hulu renewing Love Victor.

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by Anonymousreply 1208/07/2020

No surprise about Love, Victor but still good new nonetheless.

by Anonymousreply 1308/07/2020

Married couple, Will and Sonny on "Days Of Our Lives." who have one child and plan to adopt newborn baby of relative.

by Anonymousreply 1408/07/2020

R14 That adoption appears to be off the table now, and this regrettable couple only have something like a half dozen more appearances remaining, before being written-off near the end of this month.

by Anonymousreply 1508/07/2020

Apparently there's a show from New Zealand called 'Head High' that has a gay character and a possible storyline for him.

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by Anonymousreply 1608/08/2020

The Merli spinoff(a show from Spain) is now taping season 2. Pol is back once again and I assume Bruno will be back for season 2 also.

by Anonymousreply 1708/08/2020

Amazon Prime is airing a new season of "The World's Greatest Race", an endurance contest comprised of teams competing in a 600 KM race through Fiji. One of the teams is the first one with all black members and one is Coree, who is proud to be a gay man representing the LGBTQ community.

by Anonymousreply 1808/14/2020

Correction: It's called the World's TOUGHEST Race.

by Anonymousreply 1908/14/2020

I May Destroy You

by Anonymousreply 2008/15/2020

Australian show Five Bedrooms. One of the roommates, Harry, is gay.

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by Anonymousreply 2108/15/2020

R21 It's also currently streaming in the US on NBC's streaming service Peacock

by Anonymousreply 2208/15/2020

In Mexico, they started airing Televisa's new telenovela "La mexicana y el güero" (The Mexican and the Blond) on Las Estrellas, 17 August 2020. There will be a story within it involving Diego and Sebastian. This youtube channel is clipping it, but Spanish only.

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by Anonymousreply 2308/18/2020

The Democratic National Covention

by Anonymousreply 2408/18/2020

Ah r23, you've reminded me of the excellent, "House of Flowers", on Netflix:

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by Anonymousreply 2508/19/2020

Sarah Hyland's new post Modern Family show.

by Anonymousreply 2608/22/2020

Did anyone mention new series Little Birds? Gay storyline on that

by Anonymousreply 2708/23/2020

Has anyone watched the Mexican comedy series El Juego De Las Llaves? Apparently there's a gay storyline with one of the characters being closeted. It's on Amazon but requires a subscription to another service to watch it. For some reason it doesn't list English subtitles too.

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by Anonymousreply 2808/23/2020

R28 I think I'd describe this series (The Key Game) as more of a dramedy than a comedy. And while the closeted gay guy is one of the principal actors and 1/2 of one of couples who experiment with swapping partners, I'd say his story is pretty basic. (His potential love interest is not one of the other husbands in the main group.) Unless you want watch a lot of material about straight couples and swinging, then I'd probably suggest you just wait til someone clips the gay story within.

On the plus side, the straight actor, Horacio Pancheri, who plays the closet case, Valentin, is very good-looking. Unfortunately, while there's a lot of skin and simulated sex shown among the straights, not so much for him.

In short, I didn't hate it, and if there's a second season, then I could see Valentin's story opening up more in then due to the way things were left in the last episode.

btw - If the Amazon option is directing you to "Pantaya," which has the U.S. rights to this series, then there are English captions available. You should be able to watch the first episode at Pantaya's website for free. This could give you an idea if you want to fork out the money to watch the whole thing.

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by Anonymousreply 2908/24/2020

R29 I only called it a comedy since that's what wikipedia called it for some reason. Thanks for all the info though.

Only reason I asked about subtitles, is because this is what I see. It's probably just a mistake though.

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by Anonymousreply 3008/24/2020

Kind of relevant to this thread. I'm surprised there is so little gay content on (UK) Netlfix. There's much more on Amazon Prime, admittedly mostly Youtube web series, old or on some occasions what seem like a VHS upload from "Water Bearer". Searching for LGBT on Netflix comes up with some odd choices, a lot of lesbian and far eastern stuff and things where one of the characters happens to be gay. I guess I should be grateful for what there is to some degree, way more than just being able to watch QAF in 1999 with the curtains drawn.

I've typed that rambling post out and now I don't know what I want, maybe just equality for the gay characters in things as much as the hetero ones. I'll go write my protest banner...

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by Anonymousreply 3208/25/2020

With COVID American channels have bought shows from other countries to air. I'm watching a new show called Coroner and the lead female (the Coroner) has a gay son. He's shown with his boyfriend. It's a Canadian series.

The son & his boyfriend are 18-19.

by Anonymousreply 3308/25/2020

Are they main characters with decent screentime/storyline or are they recurring who barely matter to the series? R33

by Anonymousreply 3408/25/2020

Typically, in the UK, it's only on satellite ("SKY Witness") and I don't get that!

by Anonymousreply 3508/25/2020

On Netflix from China: "The Untamed" . Deeply repressed Lan Wanji is in love with his oblivious friend Wei Wuxian, over the course of years. After 50 episodes of magic soap opera complications they get together and have an adopted son. Nothing is explicit though, because Chinese censorship. Beautiful scenery, music and hilarious low budget special effects.

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by Anonymousreply 3608/25/2020

I wonder how many new shows this fall will have gay characters?

by Anonymousreply 3708/25/2020

Depends on how many new shows premiere this fall due to COVID. A lot of shows have pushed back production.

by Anonymousreply 3808/25/2020

Some of the netflix shows with queer characters got cancelled :(

by Anonymousreply 3908/26/2020

Tommy Dorfman is on a new Hulu series about dating during Corona

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by Anonymousreply 4008/27/2020

I actually hadn't watched the trailer before posting but I guess he's a gay man who apparently wants to fuck a woman?

by Anonymousreply 4108/27/2020

R39 Thank god, I'm care only for gay male characters.

by Anonymousreply 4208/28/2020

watch as they had a happy ending just because it's man+woman

lmao the fluid and queer community is a failure and their ideals are now being used to brand the media's homophobia as "fluidity" 🤡🤡🤡

by Anonymousreply 4309/01/2020

A new Spanish limited series is coming to Netflix that has gay characters and stars BDF Carlos Curves.

by Anonymousreply 4409/09/2020

Netflix has a new show that just came out called Julie and the Phantoms. It features a gay male love storyline between 2 ghosts played by Owen Joyner and BooBoo Stewart.

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by Anonymousreply 4509/11/2020

Thank you for the recommendation r45. So far it looks like it's the only romance plot, apart from the female lead crushing on the (ex) boyfriend of the mean Heather, that's part of the show. Plus the show features big musical numbers and openly gay Cheyenne Jackson as mustache twirling villain.

by Anonymousreply 4609/12/2020

r37 Don't be looking for us.

by Anonymousreply 4709/12/2020

I had a watch of R45 recommendation, if you're a 15 year old American schoolgirl I think you'll love it.

by Anonymousreply 4809/13/2020

r45's show is a quick binge (only nine episodes each around 25 min.). Yeah, it's a nice kid's show. A gay friendly kid show. Some songs are pretty great. I will get the soundtrack when available.

by Anonymousreply 4909/13/2020

Not really TV, but a new web series with a bunch of gay actors, though some are playing straight.

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by Anonymousreply 5009/15/2020

You never know what you'll find on Youtube. This clip popped in my rec list - some teen show from the Philippines called Gameboys. All I know is what shows in this clip... teen boys kissing.

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by Anonymousreply 5109/15/2020

New gay character coming to Emmerdale.

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by Anonymousreply 5209/15/2020

he looks too much like Aaron to me

by Anonymousreply 5309/16/2020

Maybe they're going with the *twin* boyfriend thing .. lol!

by Anonymousreply 5409/16/2020

I spy Scotty Dynamo and his partner in R50's link...

by Anonymousreply 5509/18/2020

R55 Right, it’s like a who’s who of gay royalty, I’m all for seeing Andy myself!

by Anonymousreply 5609/18/2020

I'm all for trying to see Jay Armstrong Johnson pretend to be straight

by Anonymousreply 5709/18/2020

he does not look like Aaron, also, what happened to Robert? Did they kill em off already lmao

by Anonymousreply 5809/19/2020

unless I missed something, that's Mike, Scotty's boyfriend and not Scotty himself lol

by Anonymousreply 5909/19/2020

R58 Robert was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of Lee Posner (the man who raped Robert's sister, Victoria). Robert won't be eligible for parole until after he's served at least 14 years of his sentence. He was later transferred to a prison on the Isle of Wright, refusing visitors and sending Aaron divorce papers.

by Anonymousreply 6009/19/2020

Look harder R59 2:44m

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by Anonymousreply 61Last Sunday at 8:21 AM

Okay, so posting the timestamp link didn't work out so good in the link box...

by Anonymousreply 62Last Sunday at 8:24 AM

Great more stereotype R61, cause 2020 is almost over so why not end a shitty year with more shit?

by Anonymousreply 63Last Sunday at 8:28 AM


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by Anonymousreply 64Last Sunday at 9:08 AM

r64, Ester Expósito from Elite, Cecilia Suárez from House of Flowers, AND Carmen Maura from countless Almodovar movies, Reinas and Tetro? I just came a little.

by Anonymousreply 65Last Sunday at 1:55 PM

Someone Has To Die also features Alejandro Speitzer who is the sexy lead in the Netflix's Mexican Gangster show The Club.

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by Anonymousreply 66Last Sunday at 2:02 PM

Until a week ago Sonny and Will on "Days Of Our Lives," written-out by moving to Arizona.

by Anonymousreply 67Last Sunday at 2:21 PM

I wonder if Filthy Rich will have any gay characters?

by Anonymousreply 68Last Sunday at 2:22 PM

Can't also forget cute bdf Carlos Cuevas who plays bisexual Pol from Merli and it's spinoff r65/r66.

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by Anonymousreply 69Last Sunday at 4:31 PM

Alright R63 calm yer tits, I'm responding to partially sighted R59 who said that Scotty Dynamo wasn't in it, not passing comment on the show, feel free to do that but don't blame me.

by Anonymousreply 70Last Thursday at 9:14 AM
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