Apple has ordered a documentary series about the LGBTQ movement called “Visible: Out on Television” from filmmakers Ryan White and Jessica Hargrave, and executive producers Wanda Sykes and Wilson Cruz. The five-part series investigates the importance of TV as an intimate medium that has shaped the American conscience, and how the LGBTQ movement has shaped television.
Each hour-long episode will explore themes such as invisibility, homophobia, the evolution of the LGBTQ character, and coming out in the television industry. Featurewill be interviews Ellen DeGeneres, Oprah Winfrey, Anderson Cooper, Billy Porter, Rachel Maddow, Don Lemon, Sara Ramirez and Jesse Tyler Ferguson, among others.
“Visible: Out on Television” will debut in its entirety on February 14, exclusively on Apple TV+.