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 Weekend 9/21-23: 64th Primetime Emmys with Jimmy Kimmel
This weekend catch the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards where all nominees in the reality show category include LGBT contestants. Plus the season finale of All American Handyman and new episodes of Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta.
What to Watch: Friday, September 21
9:00pm: Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta, TLC (30 mins) NEW
A pastor's daughter turns to her grandmother for advice. Meanwhile, another bride-to-be clashes with her mother when she seems to care more about her own dress than her daughter's wedding gown.
9:30pm: Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta, TLC (30 mins) NEW
One woman searches for a dress that she will feel pretty in, another hopes her vow-renewal ceremony will cancel out the unpleasant memories of her wedding day.
This morning and afternoon, check your local listings for information about Ellen,The Talk (CBS) & 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.
What to Watch: Sunday, September 23
7:00pm: 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, ABC (3 hrs) NEW
Jimmy Kimmel hosts the 64th annual Primetime Emmys. This year all nominees in the reality series category include LGBT contestants. Check out a full list of LGBT-inclusive nominations here.
10:00pm: All American Handyman, HGTV (1 hr) SEASON FINALE
The top four re-design a media room and two are eliminated. The top two are then given only 8 hours to rebuild a kitchen from the ground up and one will be named the winner.
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