What to Watch: This Weekend
Friday, October 24
8:00 pm America's Toughest Jobs, NBC (1 hr) SEASON FINALE - Lesbian contestant Sandy Gabriel is among the group of men and women attempting dangerous and difficult jobs.
8:00 pm Degrassi: The Next Generation, The N (30 min) NEW - Someone’s gay on the football team. Who could it be?
8:30 pm South of Nowhere, The N (1 hr) NEW - Kyla tries to be honest with Ashley.
9:00 pm Starter Wife, USA (1 hr) NEW - The series, based on the miniseries special, brings back Chris Diamantopoulos as Rodney, Molly's best friend. He's decorating the home of an A-list action star, and nursing quite the crush on him, but the question is: is the actor gay or straight?
Saturday, October 25
9:00 pm Color Splash, HGTV (30 min) NEW - Out interior designer David Bromstad reworks living spaces. A dining room receives the Bromstad treatment this week.
10:00 pm The Graham Norton Show, BBC America (1 hr) NEW - Out Irish comedian Graham Norton presents the fourth season of his comedy chat show. Cyndi Lauper stops by tonight!
Sunday, October 26
9:00 pm Desperate Housewives, ABC (1 hr) NEW - Tonight's episode shows what happened during the five years that passed between last season's finale and this season's premiere. Andrew, Bree's gay son, now works as her business assistant.
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 has an uncomfortable first outing with Scotty’s conservative and disapproving parents.
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. New employee Kurt recently outed himself to the office to clarify that he and Peggy are just friends. [read more]
10:30 pm Little Britain USA, HBO (30 min) NEW - Emily Howard gets arrested.