What to Watch: Monday

Tonight the tough questions are asked and answered on the season finale of Gimme Sugar: Miami as Charlene takes a hard look at her life in Miami. Plus gay contestant Rueben still has a shot at the win on Dance Your Ass Off and don't miss transgender Jalia fight for a spot in Diddy's band on Making His Band. Monday, August 3 8:00 pm The Secret Life of the American Teenager, ABC Family (1hr) NEW The big day we’ve been waiting for has finally arrived! Ashley’s new gay (and hot!) friend finally shows up and word on the street is that his role will only be getting bigger from here on out. 9:00 pm The Closer, TNT (1 hr) NEW Brenda’s going to need all the help she can get (hopefully recurring gay characters Det. Mendoza and Dr. Morales are around) when she reopens a murder case due to a false confession. Plus her family comes to visit, which always helps when trying to get work done. Um yeah, not so much.
Transgender Jalia Simms trying out for Making His Band

Jalia Simms trying out for Making His Band

10:00 PM Making His Band, MTV (1 hr) NEW Since Sean “Diddy” Combs’s other bands/series did so well he has decided to form his own band for his upcoming tour in their likeness. Competing for one of the coveted back up singer spots the talented Jaila Simms a transgender women from Chicago. Can this fabulous baritone win a spot in Diddy’s new band? Better watch and find out! 10:00 PM Dance Your Ass Off, Oxygen (1 hr) NEW While Miles may have been eliminated, Ruben is still dancing the weight away for team rainbow. Be sure to catch the former dancer and Cirque du Soleil wardrobe manager every week in hopes of dancing off the most junk in his trunk. 10:00 pm Gimme Sugar: Miami, Logo (30min) SEASON FINALE We have watched Charlene succeed and fail this season and in the finale Alex makes her really look at her life and as she makes Charlene ponder why she really came to Miami in the first place. 10:00 pm Weeds, Showtime (30min) NEW Mommy dearest bonds with Andy over parenting struggles while her son Shane runs into some big problems. Coworkers Celia and Dean revamp their marketing scheme when they discover there is a surplus of product. I wonder how their lesbian daughter Isabelle feels about this new “partnership”. 10:00 pm Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List, Bravo (1 hr) NEW Be sure to catch Kathy doing what she does best, trying to climb the celebrity latter. Who said there weren’t perks on the way up? This week Kathy is forever immobilized in wax at Madame Trousseau Wax Museum. Plus she works on her much-anticipated book. 10:00 pm Raising the Bar, TNT (1 hr) NEW Gavels fly as judges Kessler and Farnsworth go at it over a case. Tensions are even higher considering Kessler feels Farnsworth is trying to steal gay law clerk Charlie’s away from her. Plus Michelle is finally given a murder case but only has 48 hours ‘til trial. Will she make it? 10:30 pm Nurse Jackie, Showtime (30min) NEW Jackie loses it a bit this week as her continued drug use begins to affect her health and Dr. O’Hara betrays her confidence. Plus one of Jackie’s patients returns with worse symptoms and later Jackie signs off on an organ-donation that hasn’t exactly been authorized. Helpfully gay nurses Momo and Thor are on hand to help clean up the mess left in Jackie’s wake.