What to Watch: This Weekend

Painfully True Blood airs its season finale this Sunday along with Hung and There Goes the Neighborhood. While they will be missed, I know True Blood will not leave quietly, especially if Maryann has anything to say about it!

Friday, September 11

10:00 pm Real Time with Bill Maher, HBO (1 hr) NEW
This no-holds barred news show is broadcast live, so you never know what to expect. Bill regularly discusses LGBT issues and features gay panelists and commentators, so check it out!


Saturday, September 12

Big Brother finalist, Kevin Campbell

Big Brother finalist, Kevin Campbell

9:00 pm Color Splash, HGTV (30 min) NEW
Gay interior designer David Bromstad reworks living spaces. Tonight he makes over a dining room with linen walls, chandeliers, and tons of classic furniture.

9:00 pm Making His Band, MTV (1 hr) NEW
Since Sean “Diddy” Combs’ other music series did so well, he has decided to use this spin-off to document the formation of his own band for his upcoming tour. Competing for one of the coveted back up singer spots is the talented Jaila Simms, a transgender woman from Chicago. Can this fabulous singer win a spot in Diddy’s new band? Better watch and find out!


Sunday, September 13

8:00 pm Big Brother, CBS (1 hr) NEW
With only two episodes left Kevin is so close to winning it all. But he better stay on top of his game, who knows who the last HOH could be.

9:00 pm There Goes the Neighborhood, CBS (2 hr) SEASON FINALE
While the Mullennix family is no longer in the running for the win thanks to the Upshaws and Johnstons, their job is not done. In tonight’s two-hour season finale all six families will return to ultimately decide who will be the winner of the $250,000.

The fabulous Lafayette Reynolds

The fabulous Lafayette Reynolds

9:00 pm True Blood, HBO (1 hr) SEASON FINALE
The finale is finally here and the future of Bon Temps looks grim. Maryann drafts Sookie to play an important role in her sacrifice, which means that Sam’s next move is a matter of life or death. Meanwhile Sophie-Ann gives Eric strict instructions about Bill and Hoyt is tested by his Mama’s behavior.  With Lafayette entranced, who will save Bon Temps?!

10:00 pm Hung, HBO (30 min) SEASON FINALE
So Damon is a label hater, much like his new best friend, Powell. Could this one thing in common end up leading to much, much more? Damon certainly seemed to imply to his sister that he wouldn’t be opposed to taking the friendship to the next level.

10:00 pm Mad Men, AMC (1 hr) NEW
Don and Betty decide to do something about Sally’s behavior while sneaky Pete works a new angle into his business dealings. Plus, a bizarre dream has a strange effect on Betty.

10:30 Entourage, HBO (30 min) NEW
Poor Lloyd becomes yet another pawn for Ari as he goes toe to toe with Adam Davies to sign Zac Efron. Plus Drama creates more drama as he goes hunting for Vince’s stalker and Ashley grows wary of Eric’s intentions.