THE L WORD: GENERATION Q
From hot new hookups to trouble at the altar – nothing is off-limits for this unapologetic group of friends and lovers. No matter who comes out on top, Gen Q always has each other’s backs. They’re here, queer, living proud and always staying true to themselves.
For Your Consideration
Outstanding Drama Series
Executive Producers: Jennifer Beals, Katherine Moenning, Leisha Hailey, Ilene Chaiken, Maisha Closson, Allyce Ozarski, Kristen Campo, Marja-Lewis Ryan
Co-Executive Producer: Melody Derloshon
Supervising Producer: Jonnell Lennon
Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Directed by: Marja-Lewis Ryan,
Sarah Pia Anderson,
Katrelle N. Kindred
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Written by: Marja-Lewis Ryan, Jonell Lennon, Maisha Closson, Thomas Page McBee, Lisa Quintela, Julia Hannafin, Melody Derloshon,
Allie Romano, Christina Brosman
Outstanding Cinematography for a Drama Series
Director of Photography:
Sandra Valde-Hansen, Moira Morel
Outstanding Editing for a Drama Series
Edited by: Tamara Luciano,
Sarah E. WIlliams, Julie Cohen,
ACE, Bradley Cheyne, Christal Khatib, Matthew D. Horn
Music by: Heather McIntosh,
Outstanding Production Design
Set Decorator: Siobhan O’Brien
Outstanding Costume Design
Outstanding Sound Mixing
Re-Recording Mixer: Penny Harold, Andrew Garrett Lange
Outstanding Sound Editing
Sound Supervisor: Steffan Falesitch
Make-Up Department Head:
Outstanding Hair Styling
Hair Department Head:
S2 E1 | “Late to the Party”
Bette is forced to navigate some major changes in both her personal and professional life, including a big request from Angie. Shane gets pulled into LA’s high stakes, underground poker scene as Alice and Nat readjust to couple-hood. Meanwhile, Sophie, Dani and Finley all must deal with the fallout of Sophie’s decision at the airport and Micah navigates his new normal following José’s bombshell revelation. Season premiere.
S2 E2 | “Lean On Me”
Bette makes big moves at her new job as she also navigates a surprising new relationship, Shane vies to get Tess on board with a fresh idea for the bar, and Alice is met with an unexpected roadblock on the way to releasing her book as she tries to figure out whether Nat’s hiding something from her. Meanwhile, Sophie, Dani and Finley are all left to deal with the fallout of a shocking event as Micah grapples with the true nature of his relationship with José.
S2 E3 | “Luck be a Lady”
Bette’s passion is ignited at work while Angie receives some big news that complicates things at home. Shane and Tess’s business venture doesn’t go as planned and Alice resists facing the truth of her situation with Nat. Meanwhile, Finley, Sophie and Dani all struggle to adjust to their new normal as Micah leans on Maribel for support when he starts a new job.
S2 E4 | “Lake House”
Bette goes on a mission to find and win over revered artist Pippa Pascal as Angie learns more about her donor. Shane’s relationship with Tess continues to deepen; Alice is pushed by Tom to get in touch with her emotions. Meanwhile, Sophie, Finley and Micah are all affected by the way Dani chooses to deal with the fallout of Rodolfo’s actions.
S2 E5 | “Lobsters, Too”
Bette, Tina and Carrie are all forced together to support Angie. Shane is shocked when someone from her past re-enters her life. Alice and Tom question what they are to each other now that her book is finished. Meanwhile, Dani pushes Rodolfo to come clean with her; Sophie’s new assignment at work allows her to see her relationships in a different light; Finley must face some harsh truths in her personal life; and Micah’s friendship with Maribel continues to evolve.
S2 E6 | “Love Shack”
During an explosive karaoke night at Dana’s, Bette is pushed to be honest about what she really wants, Shane deals with the fallout from an ex’s visit and Alice confronts her true feelings for Tom. Meanwhile, everything left unsaid among Sophie, Dani and Finley threatens to finally come out and Micah struggles to figure out where he stands with Maribel.
S2 E7 | “Light”
Bette takes a big swing with Pippa; Shane leans on Tess when she’s suddenly forced to harbor a secret; and Alice’s run-in with someone from her past throws her for a loop. Meanwhile, Dani must examine what’s holding her back in her personal life as Sophie is pushed to question Finley’s maturity and Angie worries that things have taken a turn between her and Jordi.
S2 E8 | “Launch Party”
A surprising revelation leads to a fallout between Bette and Dani. Shane is forced to confront her true feelings for Tess, while Alice questions whether to reveal a secret to Tom during the launch party for her book. Meanwhile, Sophie and Finley struggle to move forward in the wake of a shocking event; and Micah’s run-in with a coworker has a very unexpected outcome.
S2 E9 | “Last Dance”
Tensions rise between Bette, Tina and Angie on the day Angie’s set to meet her donor; Shane struggles with a secret; and Alice questions how open she should be about her personal life during her press tour. Meanwhile, Sophie is forced to confront some harsh realities about Finley; Dani’s personal and professional life are both thrown into further turmoil by what’s happening at Nùñez Inc; and Micah navigates his changing relationship with Maribel during a visit with her family.