What to Watch: This Weekend

October 31, 2008

Friday, October 31

8:00 pm Degrassi: The Next Generation, The N (30 min) NEW - Though gay faves Marco, Dylan, Alex and Paige have graduated, it doesn’t mean there aren’t new gay high school students to love! Check out this teen hit and meet the new characters. 8:30 pm South of Nowhere, The N (30 min) NEW - Will Jonica come between Spencer and Ashley? [read more]

10:00 pm Lipstick Jungle, NBC (1 hr) NEW - Victory’s assistant Roy is gay. Today the series moves to Friday nights. 

Saturday, November 1        

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) NEW - Out Irish comedian Graham Norton presents the fourth season of his comedy chat show. 


Sunday, November 2

9:00 pm Desperate Housewives, ABC (1 hr) NEW - Andrew, Bree’s gay son, now works as her business assistant. Out actress Lily Tomlin guest stars as Roberta. 

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 just accepted his conservative brother-in-law’s offer of a job. 

10:00 pm Entourage, HBO (30 min) NEW - Rex Lee plays Lloyd, Ari’s assistant. [read more]

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. [read more]

10:30 pm Little Britain USA, HBO (30 min) NEW - Check out this politically-incorrect sketch comedy show.