Creator: Lifetime

aka: Lifetime Channel

Lifetime is a cable TV channel in the United States with programming geared towards female audiences. It is well known for giving rise to a subgenre of Made For TV Movies that feature similar plots and themes.

The channel broadcasts many shows such as Will and Grace and Desperate Housewives, although it also includes original programming such as The Protector (no, not that one) and Drop Dead Diva.

Lifetime is the Trope Namer for

Original works with their own pages

Tropes found in other Lifetime shows and movies include:

  • The Cheerleader: Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal, which is the true story about five spoiled high school cheerleaders in McKinney, Texas.
  • Not Good with Rejection: For romantic thrillers, the protagonist tends to fly off the handle when their loved one rejects their feelings.
  • Stalker with a Crush: Some characters turn into this for the people they love.
  • Yandere: For all types of people, all types of age groups, and all types of love.

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Lifetime Channel