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, May 25-27
This weekend catch new episodes of Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids and Fashion Police; plus showings of Death at a Funeral and the GLAAD Media Award winning film Beginners. The Kids Are All Right and selected episodes of The Wire are available through Diversity On Demand.
What to Watch: Friday, May 25
9:00pm: Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids, TLC (30 mins) NEW
Tension rises as two sisters plan weddings 30 days apart; an innocent bride is shocked by her frank bridesmaids.
9:30pm: Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids, TLC (30 mins) NEW
One bride-to-be argues with her sister over how revealing a bridesmaid's dress is allowed to be, while another bride seeks approval from her entire family before choosing a dress.
10:00pm: Fashion Police, E! (1 hr) NEW
Celeb gossip queen Joan Rivers joins forces with fashion icons Kelly Osbourne and out stylist George Kotsiopoulos as they dish out some well-deserved fashion advice.
What to Watch: Saturday, May 26
10:00pm: Beginners, Cinemax (2 hrs) REPEAT
The GLAAD Media Award recipient film costars Ewan McGregor as a man whose father (Christopher Plummer) comes out of the closet following the loss of his wife, and displays a new zest for life even after receiving a cancer diagnosis. Watch the trailer below.
What to Watch: Sunday, May 27
6:00pm: Death at a Funeral, FX (2 hrs) REPEAT
At the height of family chaos at a funeral, a mysterious man arrives, claiming to be the dead man's lover, and threatens the family with blackmail. Check out the trailer below.
Start celebrating Pride Month early with Diversity on Demand! Tonight watch The Kids Are All Right starring GLAAD Vanguard Award Winner Josh Hutcherson as the son of a lesbian couple who welcomes their son and daughter’s biological father into their lives with unexpected resultsplus selected episodes of The Wire 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.
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) amplifies the voice of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community by empowering real people to share their stories, holding the media accountable for the words and images they present, and helping grassroots organizations communicate effectively. By ensuring that the stories of LGBT people are heard through the media, GLAAD promotes understanding, increases acceptance, and advances equality. For more information, see www.glaad.org, www.facebook.com/glaad and www.twitter.com/glaad.