It’s a pretty glorious time for TV. Every week, we get to tune in to shows that feature amazing lesbian and bisexual couples like Orange is the New Black, The Fosters, Orphan Black, Faking It, Grey’s Anatomy, Pretty Little Liars, Jane the Virgin, Lost Girl…well, you get the point. And better yet, you want to see the point, so to celebrate all this amazing lady-centric awesomeness we’ve compiled a list of the Top 50 Girl/Girl Kisses on TV. Get ready to get nostaligic over some of the first girl/girl kisses in television history all the way up to shows that are currently in the midst of their summer seasons. We can’t wait to see what the future holds, but the past has already proved pretty fulfilling. Now see for yourself!
Feel free to argue with our rankings, but better yet, vote for your favorites in the comments section below!
Anna Camp and Megalyn Echikunwoke – House of Lies
A girl/girl bathroom hook-up early on in this edgy show’s run.
Jillian Rose Reed and Jeanine Mason – Awkward
What a college visit will do to a girl…
Tatiana Maslany and Ksenia Solo – Orphan Black
We really hope Shay isn’t double-crossing Cosima, cause we could definitely use more of this.
Real proof Legend of the Seeker was cancelled far too soon.
Aliyah O’Brien and Charlotte Sullivan – Rookie Blue
We’d be that happy too if this was our showering situation.
Oh, hey, CBS primetime!
Michaela Conlin and Nichole Hiltz – Bones
This is a procedural we can get behind.
Ashley Greene and Christina Ricci – Pan Am
Clearly we were all missing out on something special from this shortlived show.
Hayden Panettiere and Madeline Zima – Heroes
If these two were returning for Heroes Reborn we might actually be excited.
Alyson Hannigan and Iyari Limon – Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Kennedy may not be everybody’s cup of tea, but it’s kind of hard to complain about this particular scene…
Olivia Wilde and Angela Gots – House
This just cemented Wilde’s appeal.
Lauren German and Shiri Appleby – Chicago Fire
Such a great, tender moment on NBC primetime.
Lily Loveless and Kathryn Prescott – Skins
Who really needed a Skins reboot when such greatness was being achieved on the original?
Terry Farrell and Susanna Thompson – Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
J.J. Abrams and his Star Trek blockbusters really could take a lesson from this scene.
Jennifer Aniston and Winona Ryder – Friends
Rachel holds tight to the memory of the one night when she wasn’t ‘vanilla.’
Sacha Parkinson and Brooke Vincent – Coronation Street
Groundbreaking for this long-running British soap.
Jessica Parker Kennedy and Hannah New – Black Sails
This relationship lasted a total of basically two seconds, but they were two fantastic seconds.
Kristin Bauer van Straten and Rutina Wesley – True Blood
Forget that Bill/Sookie/Eric mess, this was True Blood‘s real power couple.
Ali Liebert and Rachel Wilson – Bomb Girls
All we wanted was Betty McRae’s happiness and for a moment she really got some.
Neve Campbell and Olivia D’abo – Party of Five
Who hasn’t fallen for their writing professor?
Ruta Gedmintas and Laura Fraser – Lip Service
A rare, happy moment for this ill-fated pair in the UK’s answer to The L Word.
Hillary Duff and Jessica Szohr – Gossip Girl
This scene of sexual exploration gave enraged conservatives a reason to gossip.
Holly Marie Combs and Alexondra Lee – Picket Fences
A kiss between friends that challenged the characters’ liberal parents’ limits of open-mindedness back in the day.
Shay Mitchell and Sasha Pieterse – Pretty Little Liars
The culmination of Emily not knowing if her first crush was just tugging her heartstrings.
Laura Innes and Elizabeth Mitchell – ER
Kerry Weaver got a whole lot nicer after she fell for Dr. Kim Legaspi.
Caity Lotz and Katrina Law – Arrow
So…um…any chance Nyssa al Ghul can somehow make it to Legends of Tomorrow?
Mia Kirshner and Karina Lombard – The L Word
The kiss that unleased Jenny Schecter on the LGBT community.
Bridget Regan and Yara Martinez – Jane the Virgin
Yes to literally everything happening here.
Anna Silk and Zoie Palmer – Lost Girl
Just in case you needed more proof that Doccubus is endgame and Canada is awesome.
Mischa Barton and Olivia Wilde – The O.C.
Marissa’s best moment and the start of our lifelong crush on Olivia Wilde. Thanks, California.
Shay Mitchell and Lindsey Shaw – Pretty Little Liars
As may come and go, but Paily will last a lifetime.
Katie Stevens and Rita Volk – Faking It
That moment when one friend feels something different.
Sara Ramirez and Brooke Smith – Grey’s Anatomy
Callie got a new plot line and Dr. Erica Hahn got ‘new glasses’ after this.
Erin Daniels and Lauren Lee Smith – The L Word
A kiss so good it eventually encouraged Dana to come out.
Naya Rivera and Heather Morris – Glee
Even better these, high school Glee-hearts eventually got married!
Evan Rachel Wood and Mischa Barton – Once and Again
Sweet, tender young love depicted by two of our favorites.
Lauren Collins and Deanna Casaluce – Degrassi: The Next Generation
The couple to ship for an entire generation.
Amanda Donohoe and Michele Greene – LA Law
This may have been a ratings ploy, but it was still a HUGE deal in 1991.
Sherri Saum and Teri Polo – The Fosters
And here we have the reason Mondays might just be the best day of the week.
Shay Mitchell and Bianca Lawson – Pretty Little Liars
Consider our photobooth expectations hella raised.
Mandy Musgrave and Gabrielle Christian – South of Nowhere
Those who experienced South of Nowhere know that Spashley is iconic. Those who didn’t missed out.
Tatiana Maslany and Evelyne Brochue – Orphan Black
Shay’s been cute, but our hearts belong to Cophine. Team Sexy Science forever.
Sara Ramirez and Jessica Capshaw – Grey’s Anatomy
And with this, Calzona, babies, car crashes, plane crashes, musical episodes, marriage, and divorce were born.
Sonja Sohn and Melanie Nicholls-King – The Wire
Widely regarded as the greatest show in TV history, and we’re not arguing.
Roseanne and Mariel Hemingway – Roseanne
Important and controversial at the time — the episode was entitled ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.’
Taylor Schilling and Laura Prepon – Orange is the New Black
A mere few seconds into the pilot of Orange is the New Black, we realized we had a new favorite show.
Jennifer Beals and Laurel Holloman – The L Word
A long-awaited reunion kiss for the first couple of queer TV.
Ellen DeGeneres and Lisa Darr – Ellen
Ellen came out in life and on the series during the previous season, but Ellen Morgan didn’t get a real girlfriend until Laurie came along the following year.
Alyson Hannigan and Amber Benson – Buffy the Vampire Slayer
‘The course of true love never did run smooth’ for these two, but they sure had a groundbreaking, hellraiser of a ride.