What to Watch: This Weekend

Time to get gorgeous for the red carpet with the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday with the always fabulous Neil Patrick Harris hosting. Who will win, who will lose? Better watch and see! Friday, September 18
Cast of Guiding Light

The Guiding Light

3:00 pm The Guiding Light, CBS (1 hr) SERIES FINALE Partners Olivia and Natalia, better known as Otalia, are finally together but we’re still waiting for a big kiss. Hopefully they’ll show their love before the end of the series today.  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 issues and features gay panelists and commentators, so check it out! ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Saturday, September 19 9:00 pm Color Splash, HGTV (30 min) NEW Gay interior designer David Bromstad reworks living spaces. Tonight he makes over a den in yacht-club motif. 9:00 pm Making His Band, MTV (1 hr) NEW Since Sean “Diddy” Combs’ other music series did so well, he has decided to use this spin-off to document the formation of his own band for his upcoming tour. Competing for one of the coveted back up singer spots is the talented Jaila Simms, a transgender woman from Chicago. Can this fabulous singer win a spot in Diddy’s new band? Better watch and find out! ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Sunday, September 20
Neil Patrick Harris hosts the 61st annual Emmy Awards

Neil Patrick Harris hosts the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards

8:00 pm 61st Primetime Emmy Awards, CBS (3 hrs) NEW Fabulous out actor Neil Patrick Harris follows up his success at the Tonys by hosting the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards. NPH is also a nominee for Supporting Actor in a Comedy tonight. Other out actors up for an award tonight include Cherry Jones and Sir Ian McKellen, while Prayers for Bobby is up for Outstanding Made for Television movie. 10:00 pm Mad Men, AMC (1 hr) NEW It’s a night of surprises as a visitor stops by Sterling Cooper, something or someone spooks Sally, and Joan gets some surprising news. 10:30 Entourage, HBO (30 min) NEW Lloyd has flown the Miller Gold coop and is now working at a rival agency. Before he celebrates though, he might want to consider that having Ari as an enemy may not have been the best career move. Plus, Turtle has a romantic dilemma and Eric is faced more issues from Ashley.