Grab the remote, set your DVR, or queue up your streaming service of choice! GLAAD is bringing you the LGBTQ highlights on TV this week. Check back every Sunday for up-to-date coverage in LGBTQ-inclusive programming on TV.
The 76th Annual Tony Awards will take place tonight, June 11, on CBS and Paramount+. This year’s broadcast will be unscripted due to the ongoing Writer’s Guild of America strike. There are a number of openly queer nominees this year, such as Sean Hayes (Good Night, Oscar) for Best Leading Actor in A Play; J. Harrison Ghee (Some Like It Hot) and Ben Platt (Parade) for Best Leading Actor in a Musical; Jordan E. Cooper (Ain’t No Mo’) and Brandon Uranowitz (Leopoldstadt) for Best Featured Actor in A Play; Alex Newell (Shucked) and Kevin Cahoon (Shucked) for Best Featured Actor in a Musical; and Julia Lester (Into The Woods) for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. Openly gay directors Casey Nicholaw, Michael Arden, and Jack O’Brien are also up for Best Direction awards for their work in musicals Some Like It Hot, Parade, and Shucked, respectively. Don’t miss the Tonys on CBS and Paramount+! The 76th Annual Tony Awards, Sunday June 11 on CBS and Paramount+
The Los Angeles Pride Parade, which heads directly through downtown Hollywood starting at 11am PST today, will be streaming live on Hulu this year! Some big queer names will appear at the festival, including Fletcher, King Princess, Sasha Colby, Symone, Gigi Goode, Gottmik, Violet Chachki, G Flip, Dorian Electra, and many, many more. 53rd Annual Los Angeles Pride Parade, Sunday June 11 at 2pm (11am PST) on Hulu and ABC7
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Openly gay comedian John Early’s new comedy special is out this week on HBO! In his first ever HBO special, titled John Early: Now More Than Ever, Early utilizes an unconventional format and his own particular brand of humor, which includes covers of Britney Spears and Neil Young in the mix of musical numbers, sketch comedy, and stand-up. John Early: Now More Than Ever, Saturday June 17 at 10pm on HBO
Monday: Rain Dogs (HBO)
Wednesday: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (10pm, FXX or Hulu); The Ultimatum: Queer Love (Netflix); Awkwafina is Nora From Queens (10:30pm, Comedy Central); Ted Lasso (Apple TV+); Riverdale (8pm, The CW); Chicago Fire (9pm, NBC); Drag Me to Dinner (Hulu); Nancy Drew (8pm, The CW); Tyler Perry’s Sistas (8pm, BET)
Thursday: Never Have I Ever (Netflix); Good Trouble (10pm, Freeform); Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies (Paramount+); The Other Two (HBO Max); Station 19 (8pm, ABC); Grown-ish (10pm, Freeform or Hulu); Doom Patrol (HBO Max); Naked.Loud.Proud. (Max)
Friday: Human Resources (Netflix); Cruel Summer (9pm, Freeform or Hulu); The Crowded Room (Apple TV+); RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars (Paramount+); RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars: Untucked (Paramount+); Queen of the Universe (Paramount+); Love Allways (Paramount+); iCarly (Paramount+); Queer Eye (Netflix); Fire Country (9pm; CBS); With Love (Prime Video); Manifest (Netflix)
Saturday: John Early: Now More Than Ever (10pm, HBO)