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.
What to Watch: Monday
Get ready to welcome back some of our favorite TV shows and one brand spankin' new one! Give it up for Weeds, Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List, Raising the Bar, and newcomer, Nurse Jackie. Monday's are complete once again.
Monday, June 8
8:00 pm Greek, ABC Family (1 hr) NEW
Homecoming week may prove too much for our friends on Greek as Rusty and Ashleigh work to ensure a win in the float competition, Casey and Cappie are totally not talking, and poor Even may lose his trust fund. Will frat row crumble? Better watch and see!
9:00 pm The Closer, TNT (1 hr) SEASON PREMIERE
Our friends over at AfterEllen broke the news back in April that the new season of The Closer would feature sexy Paola Turbay as Det. Mendoza, the lesbian chief of an LAPD assistance squad. Check out her big debut tonight!
10:00 pm Weeds, Showtime (30min) SEASON PREMIERE
Season five opener finds our fave lesbian daughter, Isabelle, realizing that crime doesn’t really pay, since holding her mother Celia hostage has proved pretty fruitless. Meanwhile Nancy questions a future with a Mexican crime boss and the troublesome trio (Andy, Doug and Silas) thinks about a partnership…without Nancy?!
10:00 pm Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List, Bravo (1 hr) SEASON PREMIERE
Want to know if you can buy a Grammy? Or how much effort it takes to be the wind beneath Bette Midler’s wings? Watch as GLAAD Media Awards honoree Kathy Griffin, finds out exactly what it takes in the season
10:00 pm Raising the Bar, TNT (I hr) SEASON PREMIERE
The second season premiere welcomes back newly out law clerk Charlie Sagansky, who’s as focused as ever on becoming a judge. But, will it really be all work and no play? Be sure to watch and see how long it takes Mr. Sagansky to crack.
10:30 pm Nurse Jackie, Showtime (30min) SERIES PREMIERE
Hellooo Nurse! Gay ER nurse Mohammed 'Mo-Mo' De La Cruz, that is. Played by Haaz Sleiman, Mo-Mo tries to help best friend and co-worker Jackie struggle to juggle work, patients, some semblance of a social life, and her prescription medication addiction.