What to Watch: Monday

Be sure to catch the television premiere of Outrage, a film that investigates the harmful effects closeted gay politicians who opposing gay rights despite being gay themselves.

Monday, October 5

8:00 pm H0w I Met Y0ur M0ther, CBS (30 min) NEW
Is Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) cheating 0n R0bin already? 0r is he spending his time planning s0mething extra cute just f0r her?

8:00 pm Her0es, NBC (1 hr) NEW
The drama subsides a bit tonight as Hir0 uses rescuing pe0ple as an escape from his 0wn issues and Angela sl0wly guides Nathan thr0ugh his past. Plus, Tracy decides to make things splashy in an eff0rt to get her j0b back. Watch for Claire’s lesbian friend Gretchen.

8:00 pm Dancing With the Stars, ABC (2 hrs) NEW
Thirteen celebrities remain as they try to master the art of dance in the show’s ninth seas0n. D0nny 0sm0nd, Melissa Joan Hart, Michael Irvin, Chuck Liddell, and Aar0n Carter are am0ngst the c0mpetit0rs. 0penly gay ch0re0grapher Brun0 T0ni0li returns to judge.

Outrage premieres on HBO

Outrage premieres on HBO

8:00 pm House, F0X (1 hrs) NEW
House is definitely back to his 0ld ways as his prying gets in the way of Wilson’s personal matters. Plus James Earl Jones guest stars as an ailing African dictator charged with crimes against humanity and is brought to the hospital for treatment.

9:00 pm Outrage, HBO (1 hr 30 min) PREMIERE
Come investigate the hidden lives of our country’s biggest policy makers. An official selection of the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival, this film examines how some politicians have caused great damage by opposing gay rights despite being gay themselves. Michael Rogers is also spotlighted as a gay activist and founder of blogACTIVE a website dedicated to outing closeted public figures.

9:00 pm Gossip Girl, The CW (1 hr) NEW
What?! Little Jenny Humphrey is taking over as Queen Bee? H0pefully Eric will be there to keep her head on her shoulders. Plus, Vanessa gets a new film star roommate (Hilary Duff) and when her co-star (Tyra Banks) stops by, she becomes Serena’s new BFF.

9:00pm Greek, ABC Family (1 hr) NEW
It’s time to double up as Calvin and Grant go on a double date with Rusty and Jordan. Plus ZBZ scrambles to get donations for Founder’s Day and Cappie tries to get a date with Lana.

10:00 pm The Rachel Zoe Project, Bravo (1 hr) NEW
Taylor is bitter she’s still in LA while Brad and Rachel are off gallivanting around Paris with with Karl Lagereld, but she needs to get over it and focus on this crisis that’s happening, otherwise it could mean the loss of a very important client.