Netflix picks 7 binge-worthy shows and a movie for Pride Month

Alex Strangelove

Whether you’re straight or gay, Netflix invites you to celebrate freedom and diversity as the world observes Pride Month this June. The content streaming service puts the spotlight on movies and shows that portray authentic LGBTQ+ characters—some real, others fictional but all breaking boundaries in relatable and fabulous ways!

Netflix now presents its ultimate Pride watchlist to keep you in the mood for celebrating your true self. Get ready to binge-watch.


Sense8 (series finale) – now streaming
Gear up for one final mission as the series wraps up with a two-hour finale. Sense8’s exciting telepathic world features a diverse ensemble cast of different races, cultures, backgrounds, and sexualities.


Alex Strangelove (movie) – now streaming
For a delightful dose of teenage awkwardness and exploring your sexual identity, look no further than this new Netflix film. The story centers on a high-school senior named Alex Truelove, whose plan to lose his virginity to his girlfriend goes awry when meets a charming boy.


Champions – premieres June 12
A washed-up jock names Vince gets the surprise of a lifetime when his high-school fling, Priya, shows up at his doorstep with his out-and-proud teenage son. The comedy series follows Vince as he learns about fatherhood, one show tune at a time.


Queer Eye (Season 2) – premieres June 15
Yaaaas henny, Queer Eye is back to make you laugh, sob, and feel all the feelings. The Fab Five return for another feel-good second season as they change lives, preach self-love, and tackle topics like faith, and avocados (maybe). Can you believe?


Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt – now streaming
Get ready to belt out ‘Pinot Noir’ with Kimmy’s hilariously relatable roommate, Titus Andromedon. Whether he’s smashing cars a la Queen Bey or whining about already doing something today, you’re guaranteed to LOL with every episode.


Orange Is the New Black – now streaming
Step into Litchfield Penitentiary and the complex and colorful lives of its female inmates, from a Piper, a privileged New Yorker, to Sophia, a trans woman with a complicated past. It’s never too late to start bingeing this great series. New season premiers on July 27.


Grace and Frankie – now streaming
Up for a warm, funny, and meaningful dramedy? Grace and Frankie are total opposites who forge an unlikely friendship after their husbands reveal that they’re gay and in love with each other.


RuPaul’s Drag Race – now streaming
Watch as a group of fierce drag queens lip-sync for their lives in this outrageously fabulous reality show that will get you hooked. May the best woman win!