: This dynamic four-part docuseries chronicles the landmark events and forgotten heroes of the LGBTQ+ civil rights movement.
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1. The Birth of a Movement
In response to the repressive 1950s, two gay rights groups organize, fight back ...
2. Transgender Pioneers
The incredible stories of three transgender trailblazers help illuminate the sig...
3. Black Is Beautiful, Gay Is Good!
Meet three activists who epitomized the intersection of gay and civil rights in ...
4. Stonewall: From Rebellion to Liberation
The events of the Stonewall Uprising are told by the activists who were there --...
Documentaries, Change Makers, History & Civilizations
1 Seasons Available (4 Episodes)
About This Series
Before Stonewall there was Compton’s Cafeteria, and before Harvey Milk there was José Sarria. Narrated by the incomparable Billy Porter, "Equal" is a dynamic four-part docuseries that pays tribute to the parents of the modern LGBTQ+ movement. Through stylistic depictions of the icons and unsung heroes of yesteryear -- portrayed by a stellar cast of talented actors, including Cheyenne Jackson, Shannon Purser, Jamie Clayton, Jai Rodriguez, Samira Wiley and others -- each episode captures the gripping, epic origin stories of trailblazers who changed the course of American history, giving a voice to millions of people yearning to be out, proud, and Equal.