PBS PRIMETIME PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
Week of June 21-27, 2015
Program photos, releases and videos for selected shows available on PBS PressRoom® (http://www.pbs.org/pressroom).
In this week’s highlights:
- On-air Picks of the Week
- New and Notable Videos
- Local Connections Google Map
- PBS Primetime Schedule, Sunday-Saturday
On-air Picks of the Week
- *NEW* POLDARK ON MASTERPIECE “Part 1” premieres Sunday, June 21, 2015, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET, preceded by TALES FROM THE ROYAL WARDROBE at 8:00 and followed by the premiere of THE CRIMSON FIELD at 10:00 p.m.
- *NEW* FIRST PEOPLES “Americas” & “Africa” premieres Wednesday, June 24, 2015, 9:00-10:00 & 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET.
New and Notable Video
- LAST TANGO IN HALIFAX (Season 3) “Episode 1” full-length episode. Premieres Sunday, June 28, 2015, 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET.
- FRONTLINE “Obama at War” preview. Premieres Tuesday, May 26, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET.
- LAST TANGO IN HALIFAX (Season 3) preview. Premieres Sunday, June 28, 2015, 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET.
Local Connections Google Map
- Below is a link to our Local Connections Google Map, which includes information connecting national programs to local markets. Visit the map at: http://ow.ly/clSq7.
We will update this map weekly, so be sure to check back for updates.
SUNDAY, JUNE 21, 2015
*NEW* TALES FROM THE ROYAL WARDROBE (TFRW) (HD) (TV-PG)
Examine the significance of the royal wardrobes of English monarchs over the last 400 years.
*NEW* POLDARK ON MASTERPIECE (MAST) (HD)
Savor a swashbuckling new adaptation of the hit 1970s series, starring AidanTurner as Ross Poldark.
“Part 1” (#4563) (TV-PG)
Follow Poldark as he returns to Cornwall after the American Revolution and finds wrenching change.
*NEW* THE CRIMSON FIELD (CRIM) (HD)
Watch a drama about WWI’s frontline medics—their hopes, fears, triumphs and tragedies.
“Episode 1” (#101) (TV-PG)
Follow volunteers Kitty, Flora and Rosalie, who soon realize they’re unprepared for front line work.
MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2015
Rpts. 6/25/15, 10:00-11:00 pm
*NEW* ANTIQUESROADSHOW “Vintage Sacramento” (#1931) (HD) (TV-G)
Discover how values from 2000 hold up in today’s market, plus a $25,000-$50,000 value change.
ANTIQUES ROADSHOW “Vintage Louisville” (#1725) (HD) (TV-G) (R)
*NEW* POV “Out in the Night” (#2801) (HD) (TV-14)
Examine a case that reveals the role of race and gender identity in the criminal justice system.
TUESDAY, JUNE 23, 2015
THE ROOSEVELTS: AN INTIMATE HISTORY “A Strong and Active Faith” (1944-1962) (#107) (HD) (TV-PG) (R)
*NEW* FRONTLINE “Rape on the Night Shift” (#3311) (HD) (EXEMPT)
Investigate the sexual abuse of undocumented women working in the service industry.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24, 2015
NOVA “Inside Animal Minds: Bird Genius” (#4108) (HD) (TV-G) (R)
@novapbs| #novapbs | #pbsTHINKday
*NEW* FIRST PEOPLES (FIRP) (HD)
See how the mixing of prehistoric human genes led the way for our species to survive and thrive.
#FirstPeoplesPBS | #pbsTHINKday
“Americas/Africa” (#101-stacked) (TV-PG)
Learn why an underwater discovery in Mexico may rewrite the story of early migration to the Americas.
Examine research that suggests we humans are patchwork species of hybrids.
THURSDAY, JUNE 25, 2015
THE THIS OLD HOUSE HOUR “Episode #1304” (#1304) (TV-G) (HD) (R)
MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! “Endeavour, Season 2: Nocturne” (#4422) (TV-PG) (HD) (R)
Rpt. of 6/22/15, 8:00-9:00 pm
ANTIQUES ROADSHOW “Vintage Sacramento” (#1931) (HD) (TV-G) (R)
FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2015
*NEW* WASHINGTON WEEK WITH GWEN IFILL (#5450) (HD) (EXEMPT)
Join Gwen Ifill and noted journalists for a discussion of the big stories from DC.
@washingtonweek | #WashingtonWeek
*NEW* CHARLIE ROSE – THE WEEK (#249) (HD) (EXEMPT)
Join Charlie Rose forhighlights of conversations with the week’s guests on his nightly program.
*NEW* IN PERFORMANCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE “The Gospel Tradition” (#2102) (HD) (TV-G)
Join President and Mrs. Obama for a celebration of gospel music and its influence on American music.
IN PERFORMANCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE “Country Music” (#1801) (HD) (TV-G) (R)
SATURDAY, JUNE 27, 2015
AUSTIN CITY LIMITS “Tweedy” (#4004) (TV-PG) (HD) (R)
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