What to Watch: This Weekend

Want $100,000? Then let 100 strangers vote you Most Popular on the new game show hosted by out comedian Graham Norton. Then join Lloyd, Ari and all the other boys for the Gatsby premiere Sunday on an all new Entourage. Friday, July 17 8:30 pm Degrassi: The Next Generation, The N (30 min) NEW Oh young love, is there anything more confusing?! Alli tries to stop Johnny’s roving eye, Peter starts to like Kenya, which makes Mia’s think that he’d rather be with Darcy then her?! Are you as confused as I am? 9:00 pm Mental, Fox (1 hr) NEW Jack will definitely need lesbian psychiatrist Chloe Artis’ help as he tries to treat a suicidal 16-year-old girl with a dark secret. Jack continues his search for his crazy sister as his relationship with Dr. Avidan gets serious. 10:00 pm Real Time with Bill Maher, HBO (1 hr) NEW This no-holds barred news show is broadcast live, so you never know what to expect. Bill regularly discusses LGBT
Jeffrey Cole Casserole

Jeffrey and Cole Casserole

issues and features gay panelists and commentators, so check it out! 11:00 pm Jeffery and Cole Casserole, Logo (1 hr) NEW YouTube sensations Jeffery Self and Cole Escola bring their hilarious web videos from the small screen to the slightly bigger screen. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Saturday, July 18 8:00 pm Kings, NBC (1 hr) NEW Last week, Prince Jack Benjamin heroically decided to turn against his villainous father. Tonight, in part one of the two-part series finale, Jack and his uncle William move forward with their plan to depose Silas and install Jack as the new (gay) King of Gilboa. Let’s hope goody-two-shoes David doesn’t ruin everything. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Sunday, July 19 8:00 pm Big Brother, CBS (1 hr) NEW Big Brother is back and crazier than ever! Quirky gay housemate Kevin is part of the “offbeat” clique. The game is constantly changing so Kevin better align himself with the right people, like bisexual Lydia if he wants to stay off the chopping block when nominations are announced tonight. 8:00 pm Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, ABC (1 hr) REPEAT The dream team heads to Arkansas to rebuild the home of the McCully family whose dilapidated home is threatening the life of their son who has already endured leukemia and lung transplants. The show features openly gay designer Eduardo Xol. 9:00 pm True Blood, HBO (1 hr) NEW Dallas turns out to be more interesting than planned as Sookie finds someone else with her telepathic abilities. Elsewhere, Sarah rewards Jason for his hard work and Maryann tries to take Tara back. Now that Lafayette is (mostly) out of trouble, hopefully he’ll be able to help his cousin figure out this Maryann mystery.
Most Popular host Graham Norton

Most Popular host Graham Norton

10:00 pm Most Popular, We (1 hr) SEASON PREMIERE The fabulous Graham Norton is back hosting a new game show all about first impressions. Seven women will have to withstand the judgment of 100 audience members in hopes of being voted Most Popular and going home with $10,000. Let the catfights begin! 10:00 pm Brooke Knows Best, VH1 (30 min) NEW Watch and see what crazy shenanigans Brooke and her gay BFF Glenn get into this week with her really stressful high profile life. 10:00 pm How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria? BBC America (1 hr) NEW The four remaining contestants compete for the lead in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s West End production of The Sound of Music. One of the judges is openly gay actor/singer John Barrowman, with host Graham Norton. 10:30 pm Entourage, HBO (30 min) NEW Lloyd is so much closer to his dream of being an agent if he can just make it through 100 days of Ari being an even bigger jerk! It’s finally the night of the Gatsby premiere giving Eric the chance to reconnect with Sloan. Plus, Turtle makes his first public appearance as Jamie Lynn Sigler’s boyfriend and something fishy is going on with Ari’s BFF Andrew.