Out actor Harvey Fierstein guest stars on Nurse Jackie, and Marshall gets closer to Lionel on United States of Tara.
Monday, May 10
8:00 pm Dancing with the Stars, ABC (2 hrs) NEW
After a shocking exit by Pamela Anderson last week, the competition heats up with the eighth round of performances. Will Niecy Nash and her gay dance partner Louis Von Amstel be able to keep up with the competition?
8:00 pm 10 Things I Hate About You, ABC Family (1 hr) NEW
Kat goes on a date with Blank after Patrick implies that he wants to have an open relationship, while Bianca wishes she had never invited Cameron and Dawn on her date with Joey. Also features lesbian student, Mandela.
8:00 pm House, Fox (1 hr) NEW
House sees Dr. Nolan and discusses a patient who doesn’t know her own identity and has an unknown illness on top of it. Also features bisexual MD, Thirteen.
8:00 pm How I Met Your Mother, CBS (30 min) NEW
The crew crashes a smart-people party, where Ted tries to keep up. Features guest appearances from Arianna Huffington, Peter Bogdanovich, and NY Times crossword editor Will Shortz.
9:00 pm 24, Fox (1 hr) NEW
Jack Bauer goes rogue to uncover a series of unlikely events. Features out actress Cherry Jones as President Taylor.
9:00 pm Gossip Girl, The CW (1 hr) NEW
Serena stays loyal to her father, which leads Rufus to feel left out, and Jenny tells Will a secret that may jeopardize Rufus’ marriage. Also, Chuck tries to figure out a way to make up with Blair.
10:00 pm Nurse Jackie, Showtime (30 min) NEW
A gay patient’s husband (out actor Harvey Fierstein) has trouble dealing with his partner’s illness. Also, Grace has an appointment with a psychiatrist, and Fiona’s teachers are suspicious of her recent injuries.
10:00 pm Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood, Oxygen (1 hr) NEW
Tori is busy with her bridesmaid duties, while Dean is nursing his shoulder injury. And it’s Patsy’s job to take care of the kiddies! Features Tori’s gay bff’s, Scout and Bill.
10:30 pm The United States of Tara, Showtime (30 min) NEW
Marshall gets closer with Lionel after his tumultuous “break up” with Courtney, while Kate starts up a new business venture. Also, Tara looks forward to her art show with Lynda, but Max makes a decision that may change everything.