What to Watch: Wednesday

May 20, 2009

It's the moment we've all been waiting for as American Idol reveals the winner of its eighth season. Here's hoping enough of you voted for Adam Lambert last night! The music continues later on as Grizzly Bear drop by The Late Show with David Letterman.

Wednesday, May 20

8:00 pm The New Adventures of Old Christine, CBS (30 min) SEASON FINALE Delayed from last week: Richard and New Christine’s wedding day arrives, which means Richard’s gay brother Joe should be in attendance, hopefully with a plus one on his arm!

8:00 pm American Idol, Fox (2 hrs) SEASON FINALE Last night they performed and you voted. Tonight we discover whether gay fave Adam Lambert or Kris Allen will walk away with the Idol crown in one of the closest contests in recent memory.


Ed Droste and Grizzly Bear serenade Letterman tonight

Ed Droste and Grizzly Bear serenade Letterman tonight

10:00 pm Make Me a Supermodel, Bravo (1 hr) NEW Though all the queer models have been eliminated, we’ve still got lesbian judge Jenny Shimizu to represent Team Rainbow.

10:00 pm Real World/Road Rules Challenge: The Duel II, MTV (1 hr) NEW Aneesa, Rachel and Brooke are the lesbian trainwrecks women daring to compete in this extreme competition.

10:30 pm Reno 911!, Comedy Central (30 min) NEW Reno’s mayor calls on Lt. Dangle and his band of misfit cops to help him remove a, um, "lady friend" from his hotel room.

 11:35 pm The Late Show with David Letterman, CBS (1 hr) NEW Indie buzz band Grizzly Bear, fronted by out rocker Ed Droste, drop by to perform a cut from their new album, Veckatimest.