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 Wednesday 8/29: Dita Von Teese Judges Top Chef Masters
Tonight catch guest judge Dita Von Teese on a new Top Chef Masters, plus a new episode of Big Brother.
What to Watch: Wednesday, August 29
8:00pm: Big Brother, CBS (1 hr) NEW
Housemates vie for the Power of Veto in a new competition.
10:00pm: Top Chef Masters, Bravo (1 hr) NEW
Dita Von Teese stars as guest judge when the cheftestants create dishes using known aphrodisiacs as ingredients. In the elimination challenge, each chef must prepare classic Thai dishes. Watch a sneak peek 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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