What to Watch: This Weekend

September 26, 2008

Friday, September 26

On demand Naked Boys Singing!, here! (1 hr 30 min) NEW - The film based on the off-Broadway musical makes its network debut, with just as little clothing as the original.

Saturday, September 27

9:00 am Dirty Sexy Money, SOAPnet (10 hrs) REPEAT - The entire first season of the trans-inclusive ABC show airs in anticipation of the second season premiere on October 1. 

9:00 pm Color Splash, HGTV (30 min) NEWOut interior designer David Bromstad reworks living spaces.

10:00 pm The Graham Norton Show, BBC America (1 hr) REPEATOut Irish comedian Graham Norton presents a comedy chat show carried by BBC America every Saturday night. Gordon Ramsay and Juliette Binoche appear. 


Sunday, September 28

9:00 pm Desperate Housewives, ABC (1 hr) SEASON PREMIERE - Last we saw gay neighbors Bob and Lee, they were having a commitment ceremony. Hopefully all is still well now that the show has jumped five years into the future…

9:00 pm The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle, Sundance (30 min) NEW - In this British comedy import, Vivienne Vyle is a talkshow host with big ambitions. She has a gay husband named Jared and a transgender public relations manager named Miriam. 

9:00 pm True Blood, HBO (1 hr) NEWThe new series by Alan Ball includes pansexual vampires and gay chef Lafayette. This week, another woman has been killed. [read more

9:30 pm American Dad, Fox (30 min) SEASON PREMIERE - Omnisexual alien Roger is a series regular, and gay couple Terry and Greg are recurring characters. 

10:00 pm Brothers & Sisters, ABC (1 hr) SEASON PREMIERE - The two-time GLAAD Media Award winner is back for a third season. Kevin and Scotty had a commitment ceremony at the end of last season. In this episode, Kevin's career is put in jeopardy by a member of his family. 

Rosie O'Donnell

10:00 pm Entourage, HBO (30 min) NEW - Ari and Vince pitch a script, sure to mean Lloyd providing back-up at some point. 

10:00 pm Mad Men, AMC (1 hr) NEWThis recent Emmy Award winner features Bryan Batt as Salvatore, a closeted art director at the ad agency. 

10:00 pm Skins, BBC America (1 hr) NEW - In this teen drama, Maxxie is the cute blondie that can get any boy he wants. [read more

10:30 pm Little Britain USA, HBO (30 min) SEASON PREMIEREThe American version of the LGBT-inclusive sketch show debuts tonight and features Rosie O’Donnell, guest starring as herself.