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What to Watch: This Weekend (April 16-18)

Roger puts the moves on Francine on American Dad!, and Gaby agrees to give Scott and Lee the best gift they could ask for on Desperate Housewives.

Friday, April 16

9:00 pm Stargate Universe, SyFy (1 hr) NEW
Lieutenant Scott and his team investigate an unknown planet’s surface, where they mysteriously discover food, water, and sunshine. Also features lesbian IOA officer, Camile Wray.

10:00 pm Real Time with Bill Maher, HBO (1 hr) NEW
Don’t miss an all-new edition of Real Time, as Bill Maher frequently discusses LGBT-inclusive news stories and guests that have included lesbian pundit Rachel Maddow and out columnist Dan Savage.

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Saturday, April 17

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

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Sunday, April 18

8:00 pm The Simpsons, Fox (30 min) NEW
Homer befriends Chief Wiggum while doing community service, but will he be there for his new friend when he needs him? Also, Bart is entranced by a new game. Features gay characters, Smithers and Patty.

Gaby makes Bob and Lee an offer they can't refuse on Desperate Housewives

9:00 pm Desperate Housewives, ABC (1 hr) NEW
Gaby offers up something huge for Bob and Lee without thinking about the consequences, and Bree is concerned about Sam’s motives. Also, Danny meets Patrick without telling Angie, and Lynette learns something new about Irina.

9:30 pm American Dad! Fox (30 min) NEW
Omnisexual alien Roger and Francine get drunk wine-tasting, causing Roger to smooch Francine. When Francine decides to tell Stan, Roger blames it all on her to get out of trouble.

10:00 pm Brothers & Sisters, ABC (1 hr) NEW
Kevin is MIA from his own birthday party after Nora makes some revelations about his childhood. Meanwhile, Kevin, Tommy, and Justin team up against Dennis York.

10:00 pm Kirstie Alley’s Big Life, A&E (30 min) NEW
Kirstie gives Lillie and True some grown-up responsibilities after they express their desire to live on their own. Also, Kirstie takes care of her chubby buddy, Jim. Also features Kirstie’s gay assistant, Kyle.