FRIDAY The Silence of the Lambs Jodie Foster stars in this acclaimed crime thriller. 8 p.m. on AMC.
America’s Best Dance Crew Dance crews compete. 9 p.m. on MTV.
Caprica Look for gay character Sam in this “Battlestar Galactica” prequel. 9 p.m. on SyFy.
Spartacus: Blood & Sand Look for gay characters Barca and Pietros in the gladiator drama. 10 p.m. on Starz.
SATURDAY Suze Orman Show The out money expert’s finance show. 9 p.m. on CNBC.
Graham Norton Show The gay Brit hosts a talk show. 10:30 p.m. on BBC America.
The Wanda Sykes Show The out comedian hosts her talk show. 11 p.m. on Fox.
Saturday Night Live Zach Galifianakis hosts and Vampire Weekend performs. 11:30 p.m. on NBC.
SUNDAY The Amazing Race Root for the lesbian team (Carol and Brandy) and gay competitor Dan with his brother Jordan in this reality show. 8 p.m. on CBS.
82nd Academy Awards The Oscars are given out. Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin host. 8:30 p.m. on ABC.
MONDAY Antiques Roadshow People try to find out if their trash is really treasure. 8 p.m. on PBS.
House Look for bisexual character Thirteen in this new episode. 8 p.m. on Fox.
How I Met Your Mother Out actor Neil Patrick Harris stars as Barney in this new episode featuring a guest appearance by Jennifer Lopez. 8 p.m. on CBS.
RuPaul’s Drag Race Drag queens compete in this reality show. This week, the queens don wedding gowns. Singer Martha Wash (“It’s Raining Men”) appears as a guest judge. 9 p.m. on Logo.
Trauma Look for gay character Tyler in this drama. 9 p.m. on NBC.
TUESDAY American Idol Ellen DeGeneres judges. 8 p.m. on Fox.
Glee The musical high-school comedy returns. Look for out actor Jane Lynch. 9 p.m. on Fox.
Reno 911! Look for Lt. Dangle in this comedy. 9 p.m. on Logo.
WEDNESDAY The New Adventures of Old Christine Look for out comedian Wanda Sykes as the title character’s best pal Barb in this new episode. 8 p.m. on CBS.
American Idol Look for Ellen DeGeneres. 9 p.m. on Fox.
Modern Family Look for gay couple Mitchell and Cameron. 9 p.m. on ABC.
The Robert Verdi Show The crazy and funny misadventures of the out celebrity stylist and party planner. 10 p.m. on Logo.
THURSDAY Grey’s Anatomy Look for out characters Callie and Arizona in this repeat. 9 p.m. on ABC.