RuPaul's Drag Race UK
It's a Sin

LGBTQ+ shows on Freeview Play

Watch a selection of dramas and documentaries this LGBT History Month, all for free on Freeview Play. 

Queer Lives Today

The athlete, the actor & the activist - tales of queer lives in Britain

Watch now on ITVX

Moments That Shaped Queer Black Britain

Charting key moments that shaped the history of Britain's black queer community, this film reveals how the largely undocumented struggles of activists created the platforms black LGBTQIA+ people enjoy today.

Watch now on My5

Lily: A Transgender Story

Filmed over five years, this is the story of Lily Jones and her transition from male to female – a journey which began when she was 15 and living with her farming family in mid-Wales. 

Watch now on BBC iPlayer

George Michael: Outed

In 1998, pop star George Michael was arrested for a lewd act in a Los Angeles public toilet. This is the story of how his response to a potentially career-crushing event changed history.

Watch now on Channel 4

George Michael: Outed - All 4

Rebel Dykes

Rousing and detailed documentary uncovering the unheard story of post-punk lesbian feminism in the 1980s, told through archive footage, interviews and animation.

Watch now on Channel 4


Wannabe screenwriter Hattie is an unapologetic, queer, African-American woman. Hollywood isn't ready for her. Is she ready for Hollywood? Figuring-it-out comedy by Lena Waithe.

Watch now on BBC iPlayer

Gateway's Grind: London's Secret Lesbian Club

Sandi Toksvig goes behind the iconic green door of one of the most famous lesbian venues in the world, The Gateways Club.

Watch now on BBC iPlayer

Gateways Grind - BBC iPlayer

Football's Coming Out

There are few openly gay footballers playing professionally in the English men's game and none in the top flight. Why is that? And what happens when a player comes out publicly?

Watch now on Channel 4

Cherry Valentine: Gypsy Queen and Proud

At 18, George Ward left the Gypsy community after coming out as gay. Leaving his Gypsy identity behind, he invented Cherry Valentine, a drag alter ego. Now, he wants to be accepted as a queer Gypsy.

Watch now on BBC iPlayer 

Our Baby: A Modern Miracle

This intimate film follows transgender couple Hannah and Jake Graf on a journey through prejudice and surrogacy to a birth in the middle of lockdown.

Watch now on Channel 4

Ready to get Freeview Play?

Freeview Play offers an impressive 60,000+ hours of TV and over 1500 boxsets, across your favourite on demand players. All for free. 

Let's find the perfect solution for you.

Get started 

Banner 2