What to Watch: Wednesday

January 14, 2009
It's reality TV night, with something to tickle everyone's fancy: a Rufus Wainwright special, a new episode of Top Chef and the queerest season of The Real World. Enjoy! > 9:00 PM Spectacle: Elvis Costello With..., Sundance Channel (1 hr) NEW GLAAD honoree Rufus Wainwright joins Elvis to talk about his influences, and maybe channel a bit of Judy, if we’re lucky. > 10:00 PM Top Chef: New York, Bravo (1 hr) NEW The fifth season of Top Chef is underway, featuring lesbian chef Jamie, who is clearly a frontrunner, but can’t seem to move past her love for scallops. > 10:00 PM The Real World: Brooklyn, MTV (1 hr) NEW Now in its 21st season, TRW brings a record three LGBT housemates! JD is gay, Sarah is bi and Katelynn is The Real World’s first transgender cast member. Tune in to watch history unfold!