The OutFronts Presented by IMDb

The OutFronts Presented by IMDb

The OutFronts 4-day festival kicks off Pride Month, beginning Friday, June 3rd through Monday, June 6th and connects fans with all things LGBTQIA+ in television. The festival is filled with free panel discussions and premieres featuring the talent from some of the most exciting LGBTQIA+ programs available on television today.

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The OutFronts Presented by IMDb
  • The OutFronts: Motherland: Fort Salem

    Freeform’s addictive fantasy series, set in an alternate America where witches ended their persecution by cutting a deal with the government to fight for their country, garnered a huge queer following on the strength of its world-building, and its central queer couple. As the hugely popular serie...

  • The OutFronts: RuPaul's Drag Race

    Dino-Ray Ramos in conversation with two of the top five queens from “RuPaul’s Drag Race” Season 14, Angeria Paris VanMicheals and Bosco, as they open up about their drag journeys on the series, what it was like being in the top 5 at the Las Vegas finale, their drag influences and inspirations, an...

  • The OutFronts: The Wilds

    Last year’s OutFronts panel on The Wilds nearly broke the internet…so of course we want more! Stars––and the series’ central queer characters that we lovingly ship as SHONI––Mia Healey and Erana James return, joined by new cast member Miles Guitierrez-Riley, to talk the new directions of season t...

  • The OutFronts: Gentleman Jack

    Season 2 of the wildly popular British series - about the unconventional 1800s-era love between Anne Lister and Ann Walker - is here, and creator Sally Wainwright is joined by cast member Lydia Leonard to discuss the intricacies of the show and the fervor of its loyal fanbase.

    Featured Talent: S...

  • The OutFronts: Harlem

    Season one of the hit series introduced us to a close-knit friend group of women that included a queer and savvy tech entrepreneur, Tye, played perfectly by Jerrie Johnson. Johnson along with castmates Juani Feliz, Jonathan Burke, and supervising producer Travon Free, gather to discuss storylines...

  • The OutFronts: Yellowjackets

    Showtime’s unmissable smash hit traveled back and forth in time from the 1990s to present day, to observe the Yellowjackets, a high school girls’ soccer team whose plane to the state championships crashed in the wilderness. The story of what they did to survive, and the consequences reverberating...

  • The OutFronts: A Career-Spanning Conversation with Paula Pell

    Paula Pell’s hilarious turn as a member of aging girl group Girls5eva in the Peacock series of the same name is only the most recent in a decades-long career of comedy genius. Upon the release of GIrls5eva season two, Paula is joined by The Advocate’s Editor in Chief Tracy Gilchrist to talk about...

  • The OutFronts: High School Musical: The Musical: The Series

    Season three of “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series” is set at Camp Shallow Lake, a family-owned sleepaway camp in California, as the Wildcats and their fellow campers are primed for an unforgettable summer ripe with romance, curfew-less nights and a taste of the great outdoors. In adva...

  • The OutFronts: Chucky

    As season 2 of the horror series is being prepared, Child’s Play creator Don Mancini and the franchise’s major cast gather to talk about how Chucky’s legacy has led to one of the queerest shows on television, with relationships at once sweet, and twisted, and bloody.

    Featured Talent: Don Mancini...

  • The OutFronts: Tom Swift

    Following the series premiere of The CW’s much-anticipated spin-off from the Nancy Drew universe, join the cast and producers of the show that features Tian Richards as the titular exceptionally brilliant inventor with unlimited resources and unimaginable wealth. The devilishly charming Tom Swift...

  • The OutFronts: Sort Of

    Undeniably one of the best new queer shows of the past year, SORT OF follows the journey of Sabi Mehboob (Bilal Baig), a gender fluid millennial who straddles various identities from sexy bartender at an LGBTQ bookstore/bar, to the youngest child in a large Pakistani family, to the de facto paren...

  • The OutFronts: The New Queer Icons of Television

    Television has recently been blessed with more iconic LGBTQIA+ characters than one festival could possibly cover….but we can still try! In this special panel, Dave Karger sits down with four brilliant queer actors who consistently shine and turn their respective series into appointment television...

  • The OutFronts: The Queer Pioneers

    LGBTQIA+ representation on television is at an all-time high, but many of us still remember when queer characters were little more than “very special episode” fodder. Things began to change, slowly but surely, in the mid-‘90s and early 2000s when a handful of trailblazers made their mark on the t...

  • The OutFronts: The Sex Lives of College Girls

    Within the sprawling cast of Mindy Kaling and Justin Noble’s beloved comedy series on HBOMax, Leighton (Reneé Rapp) and Alicia (Midori Francis) created one of the past year’s most memorable queer ships. Noble and the actors behind this storyline meet with writer Jill Gutowitz to have a hilarious ...

  • The OutFronts: From Influencer to Actor

    On this of-the-moment panel, actors who first gained notoriety in the world of social media discuss the trials they faced when “breaking” into television and film, and the lessons they learned; how beginning on social media gave them a unique perspective about the industry and where it’s going; n...

  • The OutFronts: The 4400

    Ariana Jackson and Sunil Nayar’s reimagining of the sci-fi series - about historically marginalized people from throughout American history suddenly transported to present-day Detroit - provided television with some of its most expansive, inventive queer storytelling in years. The show’s creators...

  • The OutFronts: Queer Firefighters Onscreen

  • The OutFronts: Legendary