Must-See LGBTQ TV: 'Sex Education' and 'Y: The Last Man' premiere; and MTV VMAs air!

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

The MTV Video Music awards air tonight. Among the nominees are out musicians Lil Nas X, girl in red, Miley Cyrus, Willow, Demi Lovato, Lady Gaga and Halsey. Lil Nas X will also perform at the awards and out actors Billy Porter and Megan Fox are among the presenters. 2021 MTV VMAs: Sunday, 8pm on MTV.

New sci-fi series Y: The Last Man premieres Monday on Hulu. The show follows the world after a catastrophic even that takes out every mammal with a Y chromosome except one. The cast included trans actor Elliot Fletcher as trans character Sam. Y: The Last Man: Monday on Hulu.

The third season of Netflix’s Sex Education drops on Friday. The show includes gay character Eric in the main ensemble and continues to explore his relationship with fellow student Adam. Word of the "sex school" gets out as a new head teacher tries to control a rambunctious student body and Otis attempts to hide his secret hookup. Sex Education: Friday on Netflix.

Sunday, September 12, 2021 MTV Video Music Awards (8pm, The CW, MTV, VH1); The Walking Dead (9pm, AMC); Billions (9pm, Showtime) Work in Progress (11pm, Showtime)

Monday: Y: The Last Man (Hulu); Reservation Dogs (Hulu); Roswell, New Mexico (8pm, The CW); The L Word: Generation Q (10pm, Showtime)

Tuesday: Queen Sugar (8pm, OWN); Supergirl (9pm, The CW)

Wednesday: Riverdale (8pm, The CW); Awkwafina is Nora From Queens (10pm, Comedy Central); American Horror Story (10pm, FX)

Thursday: The Other Two (HBO Max); Brooklyn Nine-Nine (8pm, NBC); Coroner (8pm, The CW); What We Do in the Shadows (10pm, FX)

Friday: Sex Education (Netflix); Burden of Truth (8pm, The CW); Dynasty (9pm, The CW)