What to Watch: This Weekend

Don't miss the premiere of The Prisoner, a remake of the 1960s cult classic. Is the whole story in star Jim Caviezel's mind? Is it real? Will out actor Ian McKellen ever tell?

Friday, November 13

9:00 pm Ugly Betty, ABC (1 hr) NEW
Marc helps Justin redefine his search for friends at school while Hilda and Betty stroll down memory lane after meeting Justin’s teacher. Plus Daniel takes Amanda to a support group meeting and Wilhelmina goes to extremes to help Nico.

9:00 pm Stargate Universe, SyFy (1 hrs) NEW
Footage of the previous team to visit the jungle planet is found, only to reveal that an illness crippled them, forcing them to quarantine themselves on the planet.

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Saturday, November 14

11:00 pm The Wanda Sykes Show, FOX (1 hr) NEW
Move over Leno! The queen of funny is taking over with her own late night talk show! Don’t miss Wanda comment on everything from news, politics, sports, and pop culture mixed with field pieces, comedy segments, and panel discussions.

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Sunday, November 15

McKellen as Two and Cavezal as Six try to figure out The Village

McKellen as Two and Caviezel as Six try to figure out The Village

8:00 pm The Prisoner, AMC (2 hrs) PREMIERE
The 1960’s cult classic is masterfully redone in this three part miniseries with great performances by out actor Sir. Ian McKellen as Two, Jim Caviezel as the trapped Six, and Jamie Campbell Bower as 11-12 Two's gay son. Is Six really trapped in The Village? Is it just in his mind? Watch and find out!

8:00 pm The Amazing Race, CBS (1 hrs) NEW
The brothers McMillen journey to Estonia in this 21-day, eight-country race around the globe! This challenge is all about getting down and dirty in the mud, so good luck boys!

8:00 pm Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, ABC (1 hr) NEW
Ty and the team head to Illinois to rebuild the home and farm of the Stott family in just seven days. Actor David Duchovny drops by to help the team. Out designer Michael Moloney helps with the build.

9:00 pm Desperate Housewives, ABC (1 hr) NEW
As they sometimes say, ignorance is bliss, and I bet Susan wishes she could forget a connection she discovers between Katherine and Mike. Since home schooling wasn’t the answer for Juanita, Gaby will stop at nothing to get her into Catholic School. Plus, Lynette’s pregnancy becomes impossible to hide, much like Bree’s infidelity, which becomes more complicated when Angie discovers the truth about Bree and Orson’s marriage.

10:00 pm Brothers and Sisters, ABC (1 hr) NEW
Ojai’s wine is put to the test at a local festival while Justin and Rebecca withhold life-changing secrets from each other. Plus Nora has a crush a hot younger guy while Sarah and Luc may not be as compatible as thought they were.