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The L Word: Generation Q: Season 1 (2019-2020)




Critic Consensus: Though at times Generation Q doesn't quite stand on its own, it has style and charm to spare and announces a new phrase for The L Word that will please new and old fans alike.


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The groundbreaking drama series, The L Word®, revolutionized a generation and this fall the highly anticipated sequel The L Word®: Generation Q debuts. Returning cast Jennifer Beals, Kate Moennig and Leisha Hailey will resume their original roles.


Jennifer Beals
as Bette Porter
Leisha Hailey
as Alice Pieszecki
Katherine Moennig
as Shane McCutcheon
Arienne Mandi
as Dani Nùñez
Leo Sheng
as Micah Lee
Jacqueline Toboni
as Sarah Finley
Rosanny Zayas
as Sophie Suarez
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Critic Reviews for The L Word: Generation Q: Season 1

All Critics (27) | Top Critics (14)

The youngins don't have the same easy connection, either with each other or with the audience, a glaring misstep that is compounded by their having to share the screen with the old class.

December 9, 2019 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…
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A glossy, bighearted show that's less soapy than the original series but delivers enough secrets, sex, and secret sex to keep the stakes high.

December 6, 2019 | Full Review…

Despite the hesitations and qualms, Generation Q is definitely an appealing sequel and it's far better than many expected. It only falters when it looks to its past instead of marching forward.

December 6, 2019 | Full Review…

The biggest problem for Generation Q is the writing. The superficial storytelling isn't very interesting in a world with far better LGBTQ representation.

February 12, 2020 | Full Review…

Its mood-swings between soap and self-absorption make it pretty entertaining.

February 5, 2020 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Groundbreaking in its own right, Generation Q still struggles to integrate its original cast members into a modern show that's more inclusive of real women.

February 1, 2020 | Rating: A | Full Review…

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