What to Watch: Thursday

January 29, 2009
Ugly Betty and Grey's Anatomy are in repeats tonight, so why not broaden your horizons and check out a new documentary from Alexandra Pelosi about former evangelical preacher Ted Haggard? It's airing on HBO and should be a fascinating hour of television, to say the least. > 8:00 PM Bones, Fox (1 hr) NEW Angela is a bisexual lab worker in this forensics drama. > 8:00 PM Ugly Betty, ABC (1 hr) REPEAT Remember when Alexis (Rebecca Romijn) was on the show, as Daniel’s transgender sister? Relive the magic in this October repeat, where gay fashion reporter Suzuki St. Pierre (Alec Mapa) has a field day with the Meade family. > 8:00 PM The Trials of Ted Haggard, HBO (1 hr) NEW Filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi, who captured “Pastor Ted” a few years ago at the height of his career in the film Friends of God returns with a new documentary, post-sex scandal. > 9:00 PM Grey's Anatomy, ABC (1 hr) REPEAT Relive happier times in this November repeat when there were not one, but two queer women on the show. Dr. Erica Hahn makes her final appearance in this episode, all because the Chief sides with crazy patient-killer Izzie. Sigh. > 9:00 PM Hell’s Kitchen, Fox (1 hr) SEASON PREMIERE 16 chefs battle it out to win a “head chef” position at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City. One of the contestants is a lesbian from Las Vegas named LA.