TV Shows

Safe TV shows, triggers otherwise noted.

Warning: As this is a website about triggers, the below list will contain spoilers.

Title Pregnancy/baby IF portrayed, “miracle” pregnancy IF portrayed, positive outcome IF portrayed, negative/unclear outcome
30 Rock Adoption storyline in late Season 2/Season 3, again in final season Safe Safe Safe
A Million Little Things Sensitive pregnancy storyline, S1 Safe Safe Safe
Altered Carbon Safe Safe Safe Safe
America’s Next Top Model Occasional mother on the show Safe Safe Safe
American Vandal Safe Safe Safe Safe
Archer [animated] Pregnancy storyline S5 Safe Safe Safe
Are You The One? Safe Safe Safe Safe
Arrested Development Some minor triggers, pregnancy/surrogacy but OTT Safe Safe Safe
Better Call Saul Safe Safe Safe Safe
Big Little Lies Lots of children Safe Safe Safe
Bill Nye Saves the World Safe Safe Safe Safe
Bob’s Burgers Safe Safe Safe Safe
Bojack Horseman [animated] Pregnancy/miscarriage storyline S4 Safe Safe Safe
Borderline Safe Safe Safe Safe
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Pregnancy storyline S4 Safe Safe Safe
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Safe Safe Safe Safe
Catastrophe Entire premise of the show is a couple who get pregnant on a one-night stand and decide to make it work Safe Safe Safe
Catfish Occasional child Safe Safe Safe
Chicago Med S03E13: 55-year old “menopausal” patient actually pregnant Safe Safe Safe
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Safe Safe Safe Safe
Cougar Town 2 pregnancies in the entire series run Safe Safe Safe
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Safe Safe Donor egg/surrogacy/IVF S3 (not accurately portrayed) Safe
Don’t Trust the B in Apt 23 Safe Safe Safe Safe
Drop Dead Diva Safe Safe Safe Safe
End of the Fucking World Safe Safe Safe Safe
Forged in Fire Safe Safe Safe Safe
Frasier Pregnancy S5 S11 eps 1-2, MFI but pregnant first try anyway Safe Safe
Fuller House Safe Safe Safe Infertility is mentioned in S1 and S2, IVF/surrogacy storyline S3
Game of Thrones Pregnancy and miscarriage S1, pregnancy S3, pregnant mother/baby killed S3, pregnancy S7 Safe Safe Safe
Glow Mention of miscarriage/character is taunted about her miscarriage,

Abortion

Baby shown occasionally

Safe Safe Safe
Grace and Frankie Pregnancy storylines throughout, initially minor but increasing in later seasons Safe Safe Safe
House Safe Safe Adoption S5 S2-S3: failed transfers, miscarriage,

S5: adoption that falls through

Inside Amy Schumer Safe Safe Safe Safe
iZombie Safe Safe Safe Lead character mentions not being able to have kids (she’s dead)
Jessica Jones Baby in S2 Safe Safe Safe
Killing Eve Safe Safe Safe Safe
Lady Dynamite Safe Safe Safe Safe
Living Biblically Main female character’s pregnancy announced in pilot Safe Safe Safe
Mad Men S1: character unaware of pregnancy until labour,

S2-5 pregnancies

Safe S1 TTC issues, S2-S3 fertility treatment, S4 successful treatment Safe
Masterchef, Masterchef Junior Safe Safe Safe Safe
Million Dollar Listing NYC Safe Safe Surrogacy storyline (Frederick and husband), S5 Ryan/Emilia pursuing IVF, S6
Mindhunter Safe Safe Safe Safe
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman Safe Safe Safe Safe
New Amsterdam High risk pregnancy Safe Safe Safe
New Girl Pregnancy revealed end S6 Safe Safe DOR/infertility storyline S1
Orange is the New Black Pregnancies S2, S3, S5 Safe Safe Safe
Parks and Recreation Pregnancy/sperm donor storylines, seasons TBC Safe Safe Safe
Penn and Teller: Fool Us Safe Safe Safe Safe
Project Runway Safe Safe Safe Safe
Queer Eye [2018] Some kids shown Safe Safe Safe
Rick and Morty Safe Safe Safe Safe
Rise Safe Safe Safe Safe
Roseanne The reboot has a surrogacy storyline Safe Safe Safe
RuPaul’s Drag Race Safe Safe Safe Safe
Schitt’s Creek S01E09 mistreated/ignored baby

S4 pregnancy storyline

Safe Safe Safe
Shahs of Sunset Safe Safe Safe Mention of egg freezing/IVF/babies/infertility across seasons, S7 surrogacy plot and IVF storyline
Shark Tank Safe Safe Safe Safe
Splitting Up Together Safe Safe Safe From S01E03 – secondary character pursuing sperm donor/AI
Stranger Things Safe Safe Safe Safe
Supernatural Minor triggers, TBC Safe Safe Safe
The Bachelor Usually one mom per season, otherwise mindless Safe Safe Safe
The Golden Girls One artificial insemination episode (S05E03) Safe Safe Safe
The Good Doctor S01E04, fetal surgery case. Safe Safe Infertility subplot (MFI).
The Good Place Safe Safe Safe Safe
The Great British Bake Off [Baking Show] Safe Safe Safe Safe
The IT Crowd Safe Safe Safe Safe
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Children mentioned, barely seen Safe Safe Safe
The Office [US] Pregnancies S6, S8 Safe Safe Safe
The Resident S01E09: Pregnant patient after years of IF treatment has an ectopic, rushed to surgery Safe Safe Safe
The Romanoffs The first episode has a surprise pregnancy. Safe Safe Safe
The Walking Dead Pregnancies S2, S3 (death in childbirth), S6-S8 Safe Safe Safe
The X-Files Pregnancy S7 S05E07-S05E08, child from non-consensual egg retrieval,

Unlikely pregnancy revealed end of S7

Unconfirmed – treatment possibly worked, or possible miracle baby (end S7) Childlessness/infertility and consent themes in S7, S11
That 70s Show Pregnancy S8 Safe Safe Safe
This Is Us Safe Safe IVF storyline S3 – positive beta Loss of baby in pilot, miscarriage season 2
Troy: Fall of a City Safe Safe Safe Infertility subplot (but not treatment, obvs)
Ultimate Beastmaster Safe Safe Safe Safe
The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Safe Safe Safe Safe
Whose Line Is It Anyway? Safe Safe Safe Safe
You’re the Worst Safe Safe TW: Character artificially inseminates herself successfully (and without consent), then terminates Safe

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