Must See LGBTQ TV: 'Nashville,' 'Animal Kingdom' and more return for summer seasons

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

TNT's Animal Kingdom returns for season two on Tuesday. In the premiere, a risky heist goes wrong and the boys blame their mother, Smurf, for the mistake which sends shock waves through the family. Meanwhile, Deran plans for what his future with his on and off boyfriend Adrian might look like. Animal Kingdom: Tuesday, 9pm on TNT.

Audience Network's MMA drama Kingdom returns for its third and final season this Wednesday. The show continues to follow the Kulina family, their relationships, and the fights happening in and out of the ring. This includes youngest son Nate Kulina (Nick Jonas), who the audience learned was gay in season one and then he came out to his brother in the second season finale. Kingdom: Wednesday, 8pm on Audience Network. 

Country music drama Nashville returns for its midseason premiere this Thursday. The episode, "Back in the Saddle Again," will check in with everyone's status after the tragic events of the first half of this season. This includes gay country singer Will (Chris Carmack) and his boyfriend Zach (Cameron Scoggins), as their relationship progresses. Nashville: Thursday, 9pm on CMT. 

Sunday, May 28: American Gods (9pm, Starz); Veep (10:30pm, HBO)

Tuesday: Famous in Love (9pm, Freeform); Animal Kingdom (9pm, TNT)

Wednesday: The Handmaid's Tale (Hulu); Kingdom (8pm, Audience Network); Lopez (10:30pm, TV Land)

Thursday: Nashville (9pm, CMT) 

Friday: The Originals (8pm, The CW)

Saturday: Doctor Who (9pm, BBC America); Class (10:05pm, BBC America)