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, June 8-10
This weekend watch Say Yes to the Dress:Bridesmaids feature a same sex couple; a 20/20 special concert including Jessie J and Elton John; the True Blood season premiere; Neil Patrick Harris hosts the Tony Awards and more.
What to Watch: Friday, June 8
9:00pm: Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids, TLC (30 mins) NEW
One father takes over his daughter's appointment when he doesn't like any of the dresses; another fitting has bridesmaids that are unhappy with the idea of honorary bridesmaids.
9:30pm: Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids, TLC (30 mins) NEW
A same sex couple can't decide on a color choice; a bride fights with her honorary "bridesman"; and another bride shares stories about her unforgettable maid of honor.
What to Watch: Saturday, June 9
8:00pm: 20/20, ABC (2 hrs) NEW
This special edition of 20/20 honors Queen Elizabeth with a pop concert in London starring all star performers such asElton John, Jessie J, Annie Lennox and Kylie Minogue.
7:30pm: Finding Nemo, ABC Family (2.5 hrs) REPEAT
After his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney, a timid clownfish sets out on a journey to bring him home. Starring the voice of Ellen DeGeneres.
8:00pm: No Look Pass, Showtime (1.5 hrs) REPEAT
The coming of age story of Harvard basketball star Emily Tay who is struggling between respecting her mother’s conservative values and her own happiness.
What to Watch: Sunday, June 10
8:00pm: Tony Awards, CBS (3 hrs) NEW
Neil Patrick Harris hosts the 66th annual celebration of Broadway's best. Watch a compilation of his promo spots below.
9:00pm: True Blood, HBO (1 hr) SEASON PREMIERE
Sookie and Lafayette struggle in the afterman of Tara's shooting; Bill and Eric work to clean up their own mess; Russell Edginton resurfaces. Check out the trailer below.
9:00pm: Nurse Jackie, Showtime (30 mins) NEW
Jackie is conflicted when Akalitus and Eddie say they expect Jackie to get their jobs back. Cruz has a heart episode and is admitted to the already overcrowded ER himself; Jackie takes over the hospital.
10:00pm: Real Housewives of New Jersey (1 hr) NEW
Caroline's brother marries his longtime partner in a ceremony in Illinois!
Celebrate Pride Month with Diversity on Demand! Tonight watch Glee the 3D Concert Movie with special behind the scenes interviews with cast favorites; plus selected episodes of The Wire and True Blood using the On Demand menu. Viewers can discover more LGBT inclusive programming by checking facebook.com/DiversityOnDemand for a full listing of shows and movies offered by cable providers.
This morning and afternoon, check your local listings for information about Ellen, The Nate Berkus Show, 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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