More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
- Alan Ball,
- America's Toughest Jobs,
- American Dad,
- Brothers & Sisters,
- Bryan Batt,
- Chris Diamantopoulos,
- Color Splash,
- Dafyyd Thomas,
- Desperate Housewives,
- Emily Howard,
- Graham Norton,
- Little Britain USA,
- Mad Men,
- Matthew Shepard,
- Rex Lee,
- Sandy Gabriel,
- South of Nowhere,
- Starter Wife,
- True Blood
What to Watch: This Weekend
Friday, October 10
8:00 pm America's Toughest Jobs, NBC (1 hr) NEW - Lesbian contestant Sandy Gabriel is among the group of men and women attempting dangerous and difficult jobs. She was in the bottom two last week but escaped elimination.
9:00 pm Starter Wife, USA (2 hrs) SERIES PREMIERE - The series, based on the miniseries special, brings back Chris Diamantopoulos as Rodney, Molly's best friend. This season, he’ll become obsessed with an A-list action star, but the question is: is he gay or straight?
9:00 pm South of Nowhere, The N (1 hr) NEW - Season 3 picks back up where it left off, following the romance and drama of Spencer and Ashley!
Saturday, October 11
9:00 pm Color Splash, HGTV (30 min) NEW - Out interior designer David Bromstad reworks living spaces.
10:00 pm The Graham Norton Show, BBC America (1 hr) REPEAT - Out Irish comedian Graham Norton presents a comedy chat show carried by BBC America every Saturday night.
Sunday, October 12
9:00 am The Matthew Shepard Story, Lifetime Movie Network (2 hrs) REPEAT - The Emmy-winning TV film, originally made for NBC, airs in honor of the ten year anniversary of the murder of Matthew Shepard. 9:00 AM PT / 12:00 PM ET [read more]
7:15 pm The Laramie Project, HBO Signature East (1 hr 45 min) REPEAT - Adapted from the play of the same name, this HBO film also seeks to honor the memory of Matthew Shepard. 7:15 PM HBO Signature East / 10:15 PM HBO Signature West [read more]
9:00 pm Desperate Housewives, ABC (1 hr) NEW - Andrew's sister Danielle returns to Wisteria Lane.
9:00 pm True Blood, HBO (1 hr) NEW - The new series by Alan Ball includes pansexual vampires and gay chef Lafayette, who dabbles in both drug dealing and a private escort service for closeted politicians. [read more]
9:30 pm American Dad!, Fox (30 min) NEW - Omnisexual alien Roger is a series regular, and gay couple Terry and Greg are recurring characters.
10:00 pm Brothers & Sisters, ABC (1 hr) NEW - Kevin encounters homophobia in the work place for the first time.
10:00 pm Mad Men, AMC (1 hr) NEW - This recent Emmy Award winner features Bryan Batt as Salvatore, a closeted art director at the ad agency. This week, while Don and Peter are away in California, Salvatore, Peggy and Ken (Sal’s secret crush) prepare for a meeting with Right Guard.
10:00 pm Skins, BBC America (1 hr) NEW - In this teen drama, Maxxie is the cute blondie that can get any boy he wants. This week, he confesses to Tony that he wants to leave school to become a dancer, but how will Tony react? [read more]
10:30 pm Little Britain USA, HBO (30 min) NEW - “Homosexualist” Dafyyd Thomas starts up a gays-only club on campus, and cross-dresser Emily Howard models for an art class.