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, April 29–May 1
This Friday, catch Kathy Griffin take on the royal wedding during her TV Guide special, and on Saturday tune in for the award-winning film The Kids Are All Right. Then on Sunday, don't miss brand new episodes of American Dad, The Simpsons and The Amazing Race, followed by Game of Thrones and Brothers & Sisters!
Friday, April 29
8:00pm: Kathy Griffin’s Insightful and Hilarious Take on the Royal Wedding, TV Guide Channel (1 hr) NEW
LGBT fave Kathy Griffin hosts an irreverent special on the noble nuptials of Prince William and Kate Middleton tonight! Join Kathy and her guests Jackie Collins, Randy & Jason Sklar, and Jack Gray as they get their pomp and circumstance on. Check out this preview of the special!
Saturday, April 30
10:00pm: The Kids Are All Right, Cinemax (1.5 hrs) NEW
Catch the cable premiere of this GLAAD Media Award nominated film! The critically acclaimed family drama examines the emotional ramifications of a lesbian couple’s children tracking down their donor and was nominated for numerous awards, including the soon to be announced GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Film – Wide Release.
Sunday, May 1
7:30pm: American Dad!, Fox (30 min) NEW
When Hurricane Flozell strikes and the house is flooded and flipped upside down, omnisexual alien Roger and the Smiths have to band together to survive when they end up surrounded by bizarre strangers when the house drifts out of their town with the flood.
8:00 pm The Simpsons, Fox (30 mins) NEW
Marge and her lesbian sister Patty are suspicious when Patty’s twin sister Selma marries Fat Tony and undergoes a major personality change in tonight’s episode. Will the sisters be able to sort out Selma’s new Jersey Shore persona? Tune in and find out!
8:00pm: Amazing Race: Unfinished Business, CBS (1 hr) NEW
Kisha & Jen have jumped up to 2nd place after finishing the leg from Austria to Switzerland! Can the sisters hold onto their lead over the remaining teams as the race continues this week in Switzerland? Tune in tonight to cheer them on!
9:00pm: Game of Thrones, HBO (1 hr) NEW
After spending the night with a Lysene woman last week, Daenerys finds herself at odds with her brother. Meanwhile, Ned joins the Small Council at King's Landing, where the king’s gay brother Renly resides.
10:00pm: Brothers & Sisters, ABC (1 hr) NEW
Now that Kevin and Scotty have custody of their biological son Daniel, how will the couple’s adopted daughter Olivia handle the addition of a baby to their family? And when Kevin's sister Sarah confronts Brody about his being her father, she decides she no longer wants him to be a part of her life or Nora's.
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