Queer as Folk (2000–2005)

TV Series  -   -  Drama
8.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.2/10 from 12,494 users  
Reviews: 146 user | 19 critic

The lives and loves of a group of gay friends living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 21 titles
created 18 Jan 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 26 Apr 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 24 Jun 2012
 
a list of 37 titles
created 12 Aug 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Queer as Folk" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Queer as Folk (2000–2005)

Queer as Folk (2000–2005) on IMDb 8.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Queer as Folk.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



5   4   3   2   1  
2005   2004   2003   2002   2001   2000  
8 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Queer as Folk (1999–2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Controversial Drama which chronicles the lives of Stuart and Vince, and also 15 year old Nathan who is in love with Stuart

Stars: Aidan Gillen, Craig Kelly, Charlie Hunnam
Wake (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

In the film, "Wake", the fateful reunion of four brothers quickly dissolves into a night of drinking, deceit, perversions, and death. They don't realize until it is too late that the party ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Finch
Stars: Blake Gibbons, Gale Harold, John Winthrop Philbrick
Comedy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A young couple discovers a secret room filled with cash while house-sitting for rich friends who die while out of the country.

Director: Stewart Wade
Stars: Michael Urie, Randy Harrison, Scott Wolf
Looking (TV Series 2014)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The experiences of three close friends living and loving in modern-day San Francisco.

Stars: Jonathan Groff, Frankie J. Alvarez, Murray Bartlett
Julius Caesar (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Director: Patrick J. Donnelly
Stars: Marci Adilman, Kathleen Brower, Randy Harrison
Gayby (2012)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Jenn (straight) and Matt (gay) are best friends from college who are now in their thirties. Single by choice, they decide to fulfill a youthful promise to have a child together... the old fashioned way.

Director: Jonathan Lisecki
Stars: Jenn Harris, Anna Margaret Hollyman, Matthew Wilkas
Queer as Folk: Reunion (Video 2007)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
Director: Tim King
Stars: Ant, Michelle Clunie, Ron Cowen
Directors: Michelle Beck, Randy Harrison
Stars: Randy Harrison, Michelle Beck, Jenn Harris
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Melanie Marcus (83 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Lindsay Peterson (83 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Brian Kinney (83 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Justin Taylor (83 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Ted Schmidt (83 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Emmett Honeycutt (83 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Michael Novotny (83 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Debbie Novotny (79 episodes, 2000-2005)
...
 Professor Ben Bruckner (55 episodes, 2002-2005)
Jack Wetherall ...
 Vic Grassi (48 episodes, 2000-2004)
Edit

Storyline

Based on the British series of the same name, Showtime's 'Queer as Folk' presents the American version. Following the lives of five gay men in Pittsburgh, 'Queer as Folk' is a riveting drama full of sex, drugs, adventure, friendship and love. Although the creators of 'Queer as Folk' wanted to present an honest depiction of gay life, it is by no means a comprehensive depiction. In addition to the usual sexual escapades and relationships of the five friends, the show explores critical gay political and health issues. Written by Anna <dimenxia@yahoo.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Quench your insatiable desire for queer TV. See more »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

| |  »

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

3 December 2000 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Q.A.F.  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(83 episodes)

Sound Mix:

(as Dolby Surround) (Season 1)| (5.1 surround) (Seasons 2-5)

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The Pittsburgh's Out newspaper seen and referred to in many of the episodes is an actual LGBTQ publication that continues to be printed since 1973. See more »

Goofs

In episode 116 when Justin and Daphne are entering the classroom, Justin has his backpack over his right shoulder. It then alternates between his left and right shoulders. Later it falls off, comes back on, and then is off again. See more »

Quotes

Melanie: I used to hate it when Brian would say, "There are two kinds of straight people in this world - the ones who hate you to your face, and the ones who hate you behind your back," because I knew that wasn't true, there are plenty of straight people who don't hate us. But the ones who do no longer have to do it behind our backs, they can do it in the White House, in the churches, on television, in the streets! Is that the kinda place we wanna live? Is that the kinda place we wanna raise our kids?
See more »

Crazy Credits

"Queer As Folk is a celebration of the lives and passions of a group of gay friends. It is not meant to reflect all of gay society." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Sex at 24 Frames Per Second (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Spunk
(Main Title Theme)
Written by Don Pyle & Andrew Zealley
Performed by Greek Buck
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
the world's BEST show!
25 November 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

this show is AMAZING!! i love the characters and the actors who portray them! my favorites are justin (randy harrison) and brian (gale harold) because they make the best couple on the planet! they should get married in real life! that would make me happy! anyway, i never get bored with any of the episodes, and it's funny yet serious at the same time. that's why this show is so amazing, it's the humor and the story. just basically everything about this show is pure AMAZINGNESS! i have to thank my best friend for showing it to me. it has brought nothing but joy into my life. seriously, queer as folk has to be the #1 show in the world and to the cast and crew...I WORSHIP YOU!!!! ;-)


11 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Lindsay cheating mygooger
Queer as Folk Marathon -Season 1-Episode 13 dergil27
Queer as Folk Marathon -Season 1- Episode 12 dergil27
Showtime to re-air entire series. gonzosgirrl
Scenes where music was changed (Netflix) daniellopez-932-939836
Rank the seasons (Favourite to least favourite) ben_h_93
Discuss Queer as Folk (2000) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page