Must-See LGBTQ TV: Catch the premieres of 'Glam Masters' with Laverne Cox, return of 'UnReal' and more

Grab the remote, set your DVR or queue up your streaming service of choice! GLAAD is bringing you the highlights LGBTQ on TV this week. Check back every Sunday for up-to-date coverage in LGBTQ-inclusive programming on TV.

The third season of critically acclaimed drama UnReal premieres Monday on Lifetime. The show follows producers and contestants on Everlasting, a take on the hit reality franchise The Bachelor. Season three promises to take things in a new direction with the season revolving around a female suitor. One of the major producers is Jay, a gay man played by out actor Jeffrey Bower-Chapman. Hopefully, this season will continue to delve further into Jay’s story. UnReal: Monday, 10pm on Lifetime.

Lifetime’s brand new beauty competition series Glam Masters premieres on Wednesday. Hosted by actress and trans advocate Laverne Cox, each episode of the show features four beauty influencers facing off against each other through themed challenges. The contestants are judged by Cox, Kandee Johnson, Mario Dedivanovic, and Zanna Roberts Rassi. In addition to being host and judge, Cox also co-executive produces the series with Kim Kardashian West and Diana Madison. Glam Masters: Wednesday, 10pm on Lifetime.

On Saturday afternoon, the Film Independent Spirit Awards air live from Santa Monica. Honoring the best in independent cinema, the nominees this year include many LGBTQ-inclusive films. GLAAD Media Award-nominees Call Me By Your Name and Lady Bird received six and four nominations respectively, also nominated are A Fantastic Woman and BPM (Beats Per Minute) for Best International Film. The special Robert Altman Award will be awarded to out lesbian filmmaker Dee Rees and the cast and casting director of her acclaimed film Mudbound. Click here for a full list of LGBTQ-inclusive nominees! Film Independent Spirit Awards: Saturday, 2pm PT/5pm ET on IFC.

Sunday, February 25th: The Walking Dead (9pm, AMC); Here and Now (9pm, HBO); Counterpart (Starz); The Chi (10pm, Showtime)

Monday: DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (8pm, The CW); UnReal (10pm, Lifetime)

Tuesday: The Fosters (8pm, Freeform); Fresh Off the Boat (8:30pm, ABC) Black Lightning (9pm, The CW); LA to Vegas (9pm, Fox); This Is Us (9pm, NBC); NCIS: New Orleans (10pm, CBS)

Wednesday: This Close (Sundance Now) grown-ish (8pm, Freeform); Schitt’s Creek (8pm, Pop TV); Modern Family (9pm, ABC); 9-1-1 (9pm, Fox); American Housewife (9:30pm, ABC); The Magicians (9pm, SyFy); The Assassination Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (10pm, FX); Glam Masters (10pm, Lifetime)

Thursday: Grey’s Anatomy (8pm, ABC); Superstore (8pm, NBC); Beyond (8pm, Freeform); Scandal (9pm, ABC); Arrow (9pm, The CW); Will & Grace (9pm, NBC); How to Get Away With Murder (10pm, ABC)

Friday: Jane the Virgin (9pm, The CW)

Saturday: Film Independent Spirit Awards (2pm PT/5pm ET, IFC)