Visible: Out on Television

Visible: Out on Television

  • TV-MA
  • 2020
  • 1 Season
  • 8.4  (751)

Explore the history of the LGBTQ movement through the lens of TV in this five-part docuseries. Combining archival footage with new interviews, it looks at homophobia, invisibility, the evolution of LGBTQ characters, and coming out in the TV industry.

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Seasons
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
February 14, 2020
Series finale. Today’s new guard of LGBTQ creators in TV has opened the door to greater representation and wider inclusivity.
Episode 4
4. Episode 4
February 14, 2020
In 1997, Ellen DeGeneres made history by coming out on her TV show and in her personal life. But the celebration was short-lived.
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
February 14, 2020
HIV/AIDS was initially ignored by TV, and fear of the disease stunted LGBTQ representation. Eventually, TV raised awareness on the issue.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
February 14, 2020
Following the Stonewall Uprising, LGBTQ activists began using television as a tool for change.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
February 14, 2020
Early TV portrayed LGBTQ people as homicidal maniacs and sexual deviants. It wasn’t until the '70s that positive portrayals began to emerge.
Visible: Out On Television
Visible: Out On Television

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Description

Explore the history of the LGBTQ movement through the lens of TV in this five-part docuseries. Combining archival footage with new interviews, it looks at homophobia, invisibility, the evolution of LGBTQ characters, and coming out in the TV industry.Visible: Out on Television is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (5 episodes). The series first aired on February 14, 2020.

Where to Watch Visible: Out on Television

Visible: Out on Television is available for streaming on the Apple TV+ website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Visible: Out on Television on demand at Apple TV+.

  • Premiere Date
    February 14, 2020
  • IMDB Rating
    8.4  (751)