Courtship at court leads to second thoughts and other complications. Will Victoria and Albert take the fateful step into matrimony? Find out on Victoria, airing at 7:00 pm on Sunday.
At loose ends in a foreign land, Albert finds a noble cause. Victoria gets her way at court and resorts to a folk cure in the bedroom, on Victoria, airing at 8:00 pm Sunday.
With a child on the way, Victoria must choose a regent in case she dies during childbirth. The Tory party disputes her choice, but she and Albert turn the tables with the aid of the latest in 19th-century technology. This episode of Victoria airs at 9:00 pm on Sunday, and 8:00 pm the following Saturday.
As a new queen, the young Victoria struggles to take charge amid plots to manipulate her. Her friendship with the prime minister leads to a crisis in Parliament, all on this episode of Victoria airing at 10:00 pm on Sunday.
Journey with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. to Kenya, Egypt and beyond as he discovers the origins of man, the formation of early human societies and the creation of significant cultural and scientific achievements on the African continent, on Africa’s Great Civilizations, airing at 8:00 pm Monday night.
Black Women In Medicine honors black female doctors around the country who work diligently in all facets of medicine. Through first-hand accounts from a cross-selection of black female pioneers in medicine and healthcare. Watch Black Women In Medicine Monday night at 10:00 pm.
Uncover family mysteries about two legends of hip hop, Sean Combs and LL Cool J, through the use of DNA technology that reveals information that shakes their very foundations on Finding Your Roots, which airs at 7:00 pm Tuesday night.
PBS NewsHour coverage of President Trump’s State of the Union at 8 pm Tuesday.
John Singleton, the youngest and first African American filmmaker to win an Academy Award® for his work on Boyz in the Hood, discusses his process, influences, and inspirations, from the work of acclaimed playwright August Wilson to pioneering directors Spike Lee and Federico Fellini. This episode of On Story airs at 10:00 pm Tuesday.
This episode of Living Springs features segments including Salamander Survey, A Reflecting Pool, Plants and Polar Bear Plunge. Airs at 10:30 pm Tuesday.
The final “making of” episode takes us through the evolution of Spy Creatures from the original BoulderCam to the PenguinCams that inspired the “spycams” in this series. Marvel and laugh at unexpected and funny moments from the Spy Creatures’ POV in this installment of Spy In The Wild, airing at 7:00 pm Wednesday.
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. uncovers the complex trade networks and advanced educational institutions that transformed early north and west Africa from deserted lands into the continent’s wealthiest kingdoms and learning centers. Watch Africa’s Great Civilizations airing at 8:00 pm Wednesday.
Experience an hour of contemporary hip-hop of Grammy-nominated superstar Kendrick Lamar. The Compton rapper plays songs from his acclaimed LP To Pimp a Butterfly alongside his hits on this episode of Austin City Limits, airing at 10:00 pm Wednesday.
DeRay Mckesson is a civil rights activist and educator. He is a predominant member of the Black Lives Matter movement and was named one of Fortune Magazine’s top 50 World’s Greatest Leaders in 2015. Watch Mckesson on Overheard With Evan Smith, airing Thursday at 7:00 pm.
Gates explores the impact of the Atlantic trading world, giving rise to powerful new kingdoms, but also transatlantic slave trade. Learn of the revolutionary movements of the 18th-early 19th centuries, including the advent of the Sokoto Caliphate, all on Africa’s Great Civilizations, airing Thursday at 8:00 pm.
With Cybermen on the streets of London, old friends unite against old enemies, and the Doctor takes to the air in a startling new role. Can the mighty UNIT contain Missy? Find out this Thursday at 10:00 pm, on Doctor Who.
Delve into the hit singer-songwriter’s life and career from 1960s New York to the music mecca of ’70s LA to the present. King joins collaborators and family in new interviews, while rare home movies, performances and photos complete the tapestry, on this episode of American Masters, airing at 8:00 pm Friday.
GREAT PERFORMANCES follows the creation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pop culture Broadway phenomenon, Hamilton, and the history behind it. Interviews with Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, Nas, Questlove, Stephen Sondheim and more, airing at 10:00 pm on Friday and 8:00 pm Saturday.
Brit Floyd celebrates the amazing musical legacy of Pink Floyd in truly spectacular fashion in front of sell out audiences in Liverpool, Red Rocks and Amsterdam. Combining the latest state-of-the-art technology and including the trademark Pink Floyd arch and circle lighting design, Brit Floyd creates a performance that is as sonically perfect as it is visually awesome, with brand new behind the scenes footage and interviews, airing at 9:30 pm Saturday.