What to Watch: This Weekend (June 18-20)

Simon learns that his teacher is gay on Beautiful People, Lafayette has something to prove to Tara on True Blood, and The Real L Word premieres on Sunday! Friday, June 18 9:00 pm Shameless, Sundance (1 hr) NEW Jamie and Karen’s relationship is on the rocks after her miscarriage, and Liam wins a modeling contest. Later, Tom and Stan’s prank war gets out of hand. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Saturday, June 19 10:00 pm Beautiful People, Logo (30 min) NEW Simon’s music teacher comes over for dinner with his boyfriend—will everything turn into a big mess? Later, Simon and Kylie form a band and enter the Eurovision Song Contest. ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Sunday, June 20 9:00 pm True Blood, HBO (1 hr) NEW Lafayette proves a point to Tara, and a crisis leads Eric to look back on an old mission. And is Sookie a pawn in Russell Edgington’s game? Also, Jason joins Andy on a drug bust.

Meet the ladies who inspired The L Word!

10:30 pm Holly’s World, E! (30 min) NEW Former Girls Next Door star Holly Madison returns to primetime! Tonight, Holly goes on a blind date, leading to a serious chat with her mom. Will her gay buddy and former American Idol contestant Josh Strickland be there to console her? 10:00 pm The Real L Word, Showtime (1 hr) SERIES PREMIERE Don’t miss this new series, profiling six real Los Angeles lesbians who inspired all of the drama for the GLAAD Media Award winning series, The L Word. About TV Gayed Grab the remote or set your DVR! GLAAD brings you the most up-to-date listing of LGBT content on television every weekday.  Check GLAAD Blog for daily TV Gayed posts! About GLAAD The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) amplifies the voice of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community by empowering real people to share their stories, holding the media accountable for the words and images they present, and helping grassroots organizations communicate effectively. By ensuring that the stories of LGBT people are heard through the media, GLAAD promotes understanding, increases acceptance, and advances equality. For more information, see www.glaad.org, www.facebook.com/glaad and www.twitter.com/glaad.