On Sunday, don’t miss this week’s episode of Dancing On The Edge at 7 pm. Chart the band’s fortunes as jazz-lover Lady Cremone and the Prince of Wales invite them to play for events. They record an album and secure a spot on BBC radio. Masterson sends a cryptic message to Julian. Louis finds Jessie comatose and bloody.
Following at 8 pm, tune into Endeavour Season 3 On Masterpiece. While battling strife within his personal life, Endeavour finds himself drawn to a woman he’s investigating. The grisly murder of a man who works in fashion causes a shakeup in Oxford’s criminal underworld.
Later at 9:30 pm, watch Tunnel as detectives battle to locate an elderly soldier before he freezes to death. In the meantime, is naive teenager Sophie safe lodging with seemingly harmless Benji?
Father Brown discovers the truth of a crime by looking into the truth of the soul – the passions, dark secrets, hidden desires. Many years spent hearing his parishioners’ confessions have given him an uncanny insight into the origins of evil and the workings of the criminal mind. But the stories are not concerned with judgement – Father Brown is more interested in saving souls than in bringing the guilty to justice. Watch at 10:30 pm.
On Monday, travel back 15 years to learn the current values for previously appraised finds on Antiques Roadshow. Highlights include an autographed electric guitar, a Little Orphan Annie dress, ca. 1930, and a 1913 N.C. Wyeth painting. Which item values fell and which ones soared? Watch at 7 pm.
Stay tuned at 8 pm for another episode of Antiques Roadshow. In 1998, Dr. Ferid Murad of the UT-Houston Medical School won the Nobel Prize in medicine for his work on the cardio-vascular system, while Antiques Roadshow made hearts palpitate with its first visit to H-Town. Fourteen years later, a 19th-century Chinese jade scepter, originally appraised for $1,500 to $2,500, has spiked to a radiantly healthy $50,000 to $80,000, while a 1912 Titanic menu went from a heart-stopping $75,000 to $100,000 to a less pulse-quickening $50,000 to $75,000.
Next at 9 pm on POV, Florida Justice Transitions trailer park is home to 120 sex offenders, all battling their own demons as they work toward rejoining society. This film considers how the destructive cycle of sexual abuse-and the silence surrounding it-can be broken.
Later at 10 pm, DeBakey is an inspiring documentary about the life of famed heart surgeon Michael E. DeBakey, produced by Dr. Tony Herring, a student of DeBakey’s in the 1960’s. The documentary is directed by acclaimed film director Ken Mandel. Dr. DeBakey’s career spanned over seventy years, and his work has touched the lives of millions of people of all nations. We therefore are able to present a very rare documentation, in his words, of his life and his work.
On Tuesday, gain access to America’s most iconic residence-symbol of national history and icon of democracy. From the Oval Office to the family dining room, through crises and world wars, the 200-year story of the White House is the story of America itself. Watch on White House: Inside Story at 7 pm.
An act of terrorism shocks the world: Palestinian extremists invade the Summer Olympics and murder 11 Israeli athletes. With chilling detail, this new documentary investigates the Munich massacre, its aftermath and its relevance. Tune in at 9 pm for Munich ’72 And Beyond.
At 10 pm, watch Saudi Arabia Uncovered. With undercover footage and on-the-ground reporting, Frontline reveals a side of Saudi Arabia that’s rarely seen, and traces the efforts of men and women who are working to bring about change.
On Wednesday, get ready for another episode of Supernature – Wild Flyers. The sky is a crowded world where mammals, birds and insects hunt, escape, mate, defend territory, sleep and even die on the wing. Survival up there depends not just on beating gravity or mastering flight, but also out-flying the competition. Show starts at 7 pm.
Next at 8 pm, find out how has the land shaped our lives, from the arrival of the first Americans to today? Only on NOVA ‘Making North America: Human.’
Following at 9 pm, meet the miracle that is you on 9 Months That Made You. See how your time in the womb, as your senses mature, has determined your destiny on the outside. Survey the latest epigenetic research that shows how the womb environment leaves its mark, even altering your DNA.
Austin City Limits showcases the best alternative rock with Jim James and the Black Angels at 10 pm. My Morning Jacket leader James plays tunes from his debut solo album, while the Angels highlight cuts from their latest LP Indigo Meadow.
Richard Linklater, an Academy Award-nominated filmmaker, sits down on Overheard with Evan Smith. His newest film, Boyhood, was filmed over 12 years with the same cast and is already generating Oscar buzz. The film earned Linklater the Silver Bear for Best Director at the Berlin International Film Festival. Linklater’s other credits include Bernie, Before Sunset, Slacker and Dazed and Confused. Watch on Thursday at 7 pm.
Next at 7:30 pm, tune into the Mosaic: The Deep Eddy Mural as it takes us on a journey from inception through dedication and all the effort and love it took to make it happen in between. Viewers get a peek behind the curtain to understand what it takes to create of a truly monumental work of art, hardships and laughter included.
Following at 8 pm, The Art of Architecture: Houston takes viewers on a journey through the extraordinary history, art and architecture of the stunning skyline—one of the top 10 tallest in the world—modern office towers, public buildings, historic buildings, homes, and “quirky” structures, all of which combine to create Houston’s unique architectural landscape.
At 8:30 pm, join Chet on The Daytripper as he heads to “Big D” to explore all that’s happening in Dallas. He views town from the top of Reunion Tower and visits the Perot Science Museum. In Deep Ellum, Chet eats authentic Texas BBQ, and in the Bishop Arts District he shops at “Mantiques” and visits an experimenting chocolatier. He takes a bike ride on the urban trails along the Trinity River, then polishes off the day serving chicken biscuits.
On the next episode of The Bletchley Circle, Millie’s import/export sideline leads to her abduction by a crime ring involved in trading perfume, cigarettes and stockings – and in human trafficking. After her release, Millie is determined to help those sold into prostitution. Millie, Jean, Lucy and Alice decide to tip off Customs and Excise to intercept a contraband shipment and catch the traffickers. Watch 9 pm for part 1 and 10 pm for part 2.
For more than 40 years, Washington Week has delivered the most interesting conversation of the week featuring a group of journalists participating in roundtable discussion of major news events. Watch on Friday on Washington Week with Gwen Ifill at 7 pm.
At 9 pm on the Great British Baking Show, see how the remaining 10 bakers prepare to brave bread, including quick breads in the Signature challenge. The Technical calls for baguettes. For the Showstopper, the bakers must create edible 3D bread sculptures. Who will rise to the occasion?
Stay tuned at 10 pm for another episode of Great British Baking Show. View the stiff competition among nine remaining bakers. The Signature challenge is a French classic: crème brulée. In the Technical, bakers take on spanische windtorte. In the Showstopper, they must bake three faultless cheesecakes, then layer them.
Following at 11 pm, Austin City Limits showcases the best alternative rock with Jim James and the Black Angels. My Morning Jacket leader James plays tunes from his debut solo album, while the Angels highlight cuts from their latest LP Indigo Meadow.
On Saturday, meet the mistakes that don’t really conserve water. See how a gardener attracts wildlife all year. Watch on Central Texas Gardener at noon.
Later at 7 pm on Austin City Limits, Austin’s best alternative rock shines with Spoon and White Denim. Top 10-seller Spoon highlights its album They Want My Soul, while White Denim features its LP Corsicana Lemonade.
Father Brown discovers the truth of a crime by looking into the truth of the soul – the passions, dark secrets, hidden desires. Many years spent hearing his parishioners’ confessions have given him an uncanny insight into the origins of evil and the workings of the criminal mind. But the stories are not concerned with judgement – Father Brown is more interested in saving souls than in bringing the guilty to justice. Watch at 8 pm.
Endeavour, occupied with unexpected strife in his personal life, finds himself drawn to a woman he’s investigating. The grisly murder of a man who works in fashion causes a shakeup in Oxford’s criminal underworld. Tune into Endeavour Season 3 On Masterpiece at 9 pm.
“Foyle’s War, Series VII.” Michael Kitchen and Honeysuckle Weeks return in three episodes of this detective series. Set in post-war 1946-47, Foyle (Kitchen) and his loyal friend Sam (Weeks) find themselves adjusting to a new era of secrets, intelligence and security as their worlds shift into those of MI5. With one war ended, a new one is looming as the iron curtain falls across Europe. Airs at 10:30 pm.