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 Tuesday 10/16: Emily Owens, M.D. Series Premiere
Tonight catch the series premiere of medical drama Emily Owens, M.D. on The CW and a new episode of The Voice as battle rounds continue.
What to Watch: Tuesday, October 16
8:00pm: The Voice, NBC (1 hr) NEW
The battle rounds continue as contestants battle their teammates in duets with help from mentors Billie Joe Armstrong, Mary J. Blige, Michael Buble and Rob Thomas. This season the twist is that coaches can steal a losing artist for their own team. Out contestant De'Borah is a member of Team Xtina.
9:00pm: Emily Owens, M.D., CW (1 hr) SERIES PREMIERE
Emily Owens is ready to start her internship at Denver Memorial Hospital. She quickly becomes best friends with Tyra Dupre, another intern who confides that she is a lesbian and isn't yet out to her father, Chief of Surgery Dr. Dupre. Watch the trailer below.
This morning and afternoon, check your local listings for information about Ellen, The Talk (CBS) and The Chew (ABC). Days of Our Lives on NBC (check local listings for time) features gay character Will as a series regular; keep an eye out for developments between Will and recurring gay characters Sonny and Neil.
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