(This post was originally published at SDGLN media partner GLAAD.)
This weekend catch the new documentary “Legalize Gay,” season finale of “GCB,” new episodes of “Nurse Jackie” and “Primetime: What Would You Do?” plus airings of “Philadelphia,” “Under The Tuscan Sun” and “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.”
What to Watch: Friday, May 4
8:00pm: Philadelphia, Encore (2 hrs) REPEAT
Tom Hanks' plays a gay lawyer who sues his former law firm for firing him after learning he has AIDS. Watch the film trailer below.
8:00pm: Under the Tuscan Sun, Oxygen (2 hrs) REPEAT
A divorced writer (Diane Lane) finds new romance after buying an estate in Tuscany. Sandra Oh plays Patti, the lesbian best friend of Lane, who encourages her character to visit Tuscany.
10:00pm: Primetime: What Would You Do?, ABC (1 hr) NEW
This week's episode will feature a scenario with transgender woman Carmen Carrera (RuPaul's Drag Race) playing a waitress who gets verbally harassed by a customer. How will the patrons react?
This morning and afternoon, check your local listings for information about Ellen, The Nate Berkus Show, The Talk (CBS) and The Chew(ABC). Days of Our Lives on NBC (check local listings for time) features gay character Will as a series regular; keep an eye out for developments between Will and recurring gay characters Sonny and Neil.
What to Watch: Saturday, May 5
8:00pm: Legalize Gay, Logo (1 hr) WORLD PREMIERE
Through profiles of young activists and high-profile straight allies such as Zach Wahls, Clair Buffie and Ben Cohen, Legalize Gay puts a face to the next generation of LGBT activists. Check out the trailer below.
10:00pm: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, NBC (1 hr) REPEAT
Dr. Huang returns to help the SVU team investigate a twisted seducer of young women.
What to Watch: Sunday, May 6
9:00pm: Nurse Jackie, Showtime (30 mins) NEW
Zoey is looking for a new roommate; Cruz implements a staff-wife uniform scrubs policy; Jackie hopes to reconnect with Kevin; and a suicidal couple arrives at All Saints.
10:00pm: GCB, ABC (1 hr) SEASON FINALE
The GCBs find themselves in serious danger after traveling to Juarez for the groundbreaking on Carlene's Condos for Christian Living. Meanwhile, Amanda learns a shocking secret about Ripp. Check out a sneak peek below.