More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
What to Watch: This Weekend, July 22-24
Tonight catch a new Torchwood: Miracle Day, tomorrow brings us Matt Lucas' and David Walliams' comedy Come Fly With Me and on Sunday watch a Drop Dead Diva episode inspired by Constance McMillen's story.
What to Watch: Friday, July 22
8:00pm: Platinum Hit, Bravo (1 hr) NEW
Scotty is still in the run to become the next big hitmaker. Watch as the top 5 contestants find inspiration in some of Jewel's favorite lyrics.
10:00pm: Torchwood: Miracle Day, Starz (1 hr) NEW
The Torchwood team starts running away but encounters new enemies, eventually leading Captain Jack Harkness to Oswald Danes. And a highly anticipated run in with a certain bartender.
What to Watch: Saturday, July 23
8:00 pm Happily Divorced, TV Land (30 mins) REPEAT
If you haven’t caught Fran Drescher’s new comedy yet, here’s your chance to get caught up with six back-to-back episodes. Based on Drescher’s real-life marriage to Peter Marc Jacobson (the show’s producer), Happily Divorced revolves around Fran and her husband who comes out after 18 years of marriage.
8:30pm: Come Fly With Me, BBC America (30 mins) NEW
Matt Lucas and David Walliams play over 50 characters in this comedy set in an airport terminal. One of them is out flight attendant Fearghal O’Farrell, who works for Our Lady Air and comes from a long line of stewards.
9:30pm: Color Splash, HGTV (30 mins) NEW
Out designer David Bromstad turns an empty patio into a Moroccan paradise by using arches, columns and a water feature.
What to Watch: Sunday, July 24
9:00pm: Drop Dead Diva, Lifetime (1 hr) NEW
The highly anticipated episode inspired by Constance McMillen's story is finally here! Drop Dead Diva creator Josh Berman brings the case of a Mississippi teenager forbidden to attend prom with her girlfriend to the small screen in a very touching manner without losing the show's sense of humor. Clay Aiken, Lance Bass and Wanda Sykes guest star, Constance makes a cameo.
9:00pm: The Glee Project, Oxygen (1 hr) NEW
Tenacity: the contestants' spirit is tested through grueling paces as they perform a mash-up song. Max Adler (Dave Karofsky on Glee) is this week's guest mentor.
9:00pm: True Blood, HBO (1 hr) NEW
Lafayette and Jesus head to Mexico in hopes to find Jesus' grandfather, a powerful shaman and learn from him how to control their magic.
10:00pm: The Real L Word, Showtime (1 hr) NEW
Saj's mom is in town and gets a sense of her daughter's life in Los Angeles. Meanwhile, Francine decides to come out to her mom but is not sure how to handle things.
10:30pm: Entourage, HBO (30 mins) NEW
Entourage returns in its final season. In this episode, Vince is back from rehab and is interested in a new film while Eric and Scott try to sign Johnny Galecki to their management company.
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