Having clocked up over 40 million views since it started in 2012, Where The Bears Are is one of the most successful gay web series out there. Indeed, it’s now achieved the very rare feat for an online show is preparing to release its sixth season. Considering there are many that never get to complete their first planned set of episode, it’s not bad going.
The show, which the makers like to describe as being ‘The Golden Girls meets Murder, She Wrote with big, gay, hairy men (aka Bears)’ will start bringing out Season 6 on August 31st, but to make sure out appetites are whetted, the trailer has been released!
Season 6 follows the exploits of four gay bear roommates living together in Los Angeles as they become involved with intrigue and murder as everyone’s favorite character actor, Nelson, goes on trial for the shooting death of his famous co-star, Toby Marsden! We’re also promised guest appearances by Jennifer Elise Cox (The Brady Bunch Movie), Pete Hulne (Elf) and Sally Ann Brooks (Baskets).
Take a look at the trailer below, and you can catch up with the show over on the official website.