Check out our weekly guide to make sure you're catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won't admit you watch when no one's looking.
— Olympic legend turned reality-TV star Bruce Jenner bares all in an exclusive interview with Diane Sawyer, Friday at 9 p.m. Eastern on ABC. All eyes will be on the high-profile chat as Jenner addresses rampant speculation circulating around the former olympian’s gender identity. The interview could serve as a watershed moment for trans stories in the mainstream media.
George Takei chats it up with Neil deGrasse Tyson, legendary shade on Game of Thrones and more TV this week, AFTER THE JUMP …
— Get your geek on when openly gay sci-fi icon George Takei is the inaugural guest on StarTalk, hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson. The new late-night talk show debuts tonight at 11 p.m. Eastern on the National Geographic Channel.
— Comedy’s current it-girl Amy Schumer is back with a third season of her Comedy Central series, Inside Amy Schumer. Schumer’s star is on the rise following her turn hosting the MTV Movie Awards, and she’s got a Judd Apatow-directed film debut this summer in Trainwreck. Get familiar with her feminist take on raunch comedy Tuesday at 10:30 p.m. Eastern.
— Five, six, seven, eight! Follow along with the Mobile, Alabama-based queer, black dance troupe The Prancing Elites in The Prancing Elites Project, premiering Wednesday at 10 p.m. Eastern on Oxygen.
— You have never seen shade like the shade Margaery (Natalie Dormer) throws at Cersei (Lena Headey) in this week’s Game of Thrones, Sunday at 9 p.m. on HBO. Maybe they need to let the music play in King’s Landing so these queens can lip sync for their lives.
What are you watching this week?