Schedule Highlights

Highlights May 19 to May 25

Posted on Wed, 5/15

Sister Hilda digs deep to give a terminally-ill patient her final wish; Valerie and Trixie testify in court; Fred and Reggie keep secrets from each other on Call the Midwife at 7 p.m. Sunday.

The revolutionaries and the army prepare for the next assault, and the fighting becomes more bloody and desperate; Jean Valjean arrives at the barricade to find Marius, conflicted over his feelings about the man who promises to take Cosette from him on Masterpiece Les Misérables at 8 p.m. Sunday.

A look at Chasing the Moon from American Experience, which unveils the media spectacle and personal drama surrounding the 10-year odyssey to land a man on the moon on PBS Previews: Chasing the Moon at 9:30 p.m. Sunday & 10 p.m. Wednesday.

A terrible crime throws suspicion on the whole of Jamestown on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

An exciting offer for Edith divides opinion and new maid Ivy is attracting attention below stairs. Meanwhile, Anna's perseverance finally pays off and Matthew's concerns about the estate grow on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

The life and career of Norman Mineta, from his family's imprisonment in a U.S. internment camp during World War II to his service in the U.S. House of Representatives and in the cabinets of Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush on Norman Minets and His Legacy: An American Story at 9 p.m. Monday.

Four high school wrestlers in Alabama face injustices and challenges on and off the mat as they pursue the state championship on Independent Lens Wrestle at 10 p.m. Monday.

Marisa Tomei, Sheryl Sandberg and Kal Penn learn about the challenges faced by their immigrant ancestors, who came to America from Italy, Russia and India on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Russian immigrant Emma Goldman verbally attacked the U.S. government, big business and World War I before becoming expatriated in 1919 on American Experience Emma Goldman at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

An investigation into the 30-year grievance that transformed the U.S. Supreme Court and turned confirmations into partisan conflicts on Frontline Supreme Revenge at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Writer and filmmaker Peter Hedges talks about his process of writing novels and screenplays, from What's Eating Gilbert Grape to Ben Is Back on On Story at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Tracing the 400-year evolution of Broadway in New York, from its beginnings as a Native American road to the electrically-lighted theater district known as the Great White Way on 10 Modern Marvels That Changed America at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Anthropologist Niobe Thompson travels the world to uncover how the relationship between humans and horses evolved on Nature Equus: Story of the Horse: Chasing the Wind at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Forensic archaeologist Cat Jarman and her team investigate the Great Heathen army, a legendary Viking fighting force that invaded England in the 9th century on NOVA Lost Viking Army at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

The history of the smartphone, from its roots in Morse code to Apple's unveiling of the first-ever iPhone in 2007; how the next generation of smartphones may allow for communication just by thinking on Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Grammy-winning art-rock performer St. Vincent on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) discusses policy and her bid for the U.S. presidency on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Cartoonist Ricardo Caté; the New Mexico Capitol Art Collection; Cowgirl BBQ; Ten Thousand Waves; Meow Wolf; Tomasita's 40-year history; the historic La Fonda on the Plaza; two of the original Harvey Girls on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Santa Fe, NM at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Climbing lighthouses and fishing the South Texas wetlands on The Daytripper Port Isabel, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

A woman who was crushed to death with a giant round of cheese on Midsomer Murders Schooled in Murder at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:39 p.m. Friday.

Suspicions are aroused as the holiest house in Kembleford is linked to the death of a wanton woman on Father Brown The House of God at 10:37 p.m Thursday.

Amplifying stories and issues important to Austin on Decibel Water at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Tony Award-nominee Megan Hilty presents a versatile set of musical theater favorites as well as classic standards on Live From Lincoln Center at 8 p.m. Friday.

The life and 50-year career of director Mike Nichols, one of only two people who have won Peabody, Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards on American Masters at 9 p.m. Friday.

Concert series taped 300 feet underground at Cumberland Caverns in Tennessee on Bluegrass Underground Sweet Lizzy Project at 10 p.m. Friday.

Alternative rockers LCD Soundsystem perform hits and songs from American Dream on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Tensions rise to deadly levels when a performance troupe of anarchists arrive in Kembleford on Father Brown The Blood of the Anarchists at 8 p.m. Saturday.

Awaiting his hearing, Martin has not been able to practice, but this does not stop patients from asking for medical advice on Doc Martin All My Trials at 8:49 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights May 12 to May 18

Posted on Wed, 5/8

Trixie cares for heavily pregnant Heather Pugh, who learns she has a serious health concern; Mother Mildred decides that Sister Frances is ready to attend her first solo birth on Call the Midwife at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Paris is on the brink of revolt as unrest spreads through the streets and taverns, among students and the working-class; Javert redoubles his efforts to find Jean Valjean on Masterpiece Les Misérables at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Under media scrutiny, the team races to find the evidence they need to prove the identity of Hayley's killer on Masterpiece Unforgotten at 9:07 p.m. Sunday.

Jocelyn's fate is sealed as Temperance receives a letter from England; Redwick strikes a covert deal that will change Jamestown forever on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Branson's political views land him in hot water, and Sybil's loyalty is tested to the limit. Meanwhile, Ethel is torn between head and heart as she makes a difficult decision about her son's future on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

A unique view of the work done by vineyard workers and small producers in California's Napa Valley, one of the premier wine growing regions in the world on Independent Lens Harvest Season at 9 p.m. Monday.

Objects in the Islamic art galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Louvre in Paris reveal connections that unite Western and Islamic traditions in art, science and literature on Great Museums: The Art of Islam at the Met and the Louvre at 10:30 p.m. Monday.

Actor Andy Samberg and author George R.R. Martin explore new information about their families uncovered by DNA analysis on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Sharpshooter Annie Oakley finds fame in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show on Annie Oakley: American Experience at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

A moment by moment investigation of the mass protests on the Israel-Gaza border on Frontline One Day in Gaza at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Westworld writers and producers Bridget Carpenter and Carly Wray talk about research, what to do when the story conflicts with authenticity and crafting a world that mirrors the past on On Story at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Engineering feats that made modern civilization possible, from the connection of roads and bridges to rail networks and a continent-wide freeway system on 10 Modern Marvels That Changed America at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Anthropologist Niobe Thompson travels the world to uncover how the relationship between humans and horses evolved on Nature Equus: Story of the Horse: Origins at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Canadian anthropologist Niobe Thompson travels to sites in Kazakhstan, genetics labs in Denmark and anthropology museums in Russia to unlock mysteries surrounding the first riders of wild horses on NOVA First Horse Warriors at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

The history of the rocket, from its origin in ancient China to its use as a weapon of war; how adding hydrogen allowed rockets to carry astronauts to the moon on Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

New Orleans musician Mary Gauthier performs confessional songs on Bluegrass Underground at 10 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

John Prine performs songs from his critically acclaimed recent album, The Tree of Forgiveness, as well as gems from his catalog on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Filmmaker Ed Zwick discusses his career, including his film Trial by Fire on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Barryland serves as a breeder for St. Bernard dogs; designing an authentic Swiss watch; a gondola ride to the top of the Alps on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Lake Geneva and the Valais, Switzerland at 8 p.m. Thursday.

The second largest meteor crater in America; re-creations of Stonehenge and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre; Friday Night Lights football on The Daytripper Odessa,TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

A serial killer strikes members of a chess club on Midsomer Murders The Sicilian Defence at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:39 p.m. Saturday.

When Mallory's pursuit of a fugitive ends in disaster, a familiar face returns to hunt the culprit Father Brown The Sacrifice of Tantalus at 10:35 p.m. Thursday.

Decibel introduces us to people and programs helping former inmates get their lives back on track on Decibel Re-Entry: A Second Chance at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Tony Award-winner Annaleigh Ashford performs in the Appel Room on Live From Lincoln Center at 8 p.m. Friday.

Tony Bennett and Diana Krall honor George and Ira Gershwin with favorites, including Love Is Here to Stay and They Can't Take That Away From Me on Great Performances at 9 p.m. Friday.

Grammy-winning art-rock performer St. Vincent on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Suspicions are aroused as the holiest house in Kembleford is linked to the death of a wanton woman on Father Brown The House of God at 8 p.m. Saturday.

It is the annual Portwenn versus Port Carran race and Morwenna needs to find a replacement rower on Doc Martin Blade on the Feather at 8:49 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights May 5 to May 11

Posted on Wed, 5/1

Nurse Crane's back troubles return with a vengeance; Lucille cares for an unmarried teenage mother who wants to keep her baby on Call the Midwife at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Jean Valjean and Cosette leave the convent to start a new life in Paris, although Jean worries it could be dangerous; the Thénardiers plot their revenge on Masterpiece Les Misérables at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Cassie and Sunny get closer to the truth about Hayley's disappearance, but the case takes a devastating turn for Cassie on Masterpiece Unforgotten at 9:07 p.m. Sunday.

Henry acquires many new friends as he presents his newfound riches to the townfolk, but his return pushes Alice to take drastic action on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Edith is enthusiastic about her wedding and hopes to convince her family that Strallan's age does not matter on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

Native Hawaiian inmates are sent to a private prison thousands of miles away in the Arizona desert on Independent Lens Out of State at 9 p.m. Monday.

Filmmakers Abby Ginzberg and Ken Schneider demonstrate the importance of speaking up against any efforts to register or ban Muslims today on And Then They Came for Us at 10:01 p.m. Monday.

Asian-Americans in California's Central Valley use art to bridge their ancestral cultures with California's contemporary culture on Next Gen Asain American Art at 11 p.m. Monday.

Journalists Christiane Amanpour, Ann Curry and Lisa Ling learn about stories within their own family trees on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Profiling the pioneering aviator whose plane disappeared during her 1937 attempt to circumnavigate the Earth on American Experience Amelia Earhart at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

President Donald Trump's gamble to confront China over trade on Frontline Trump’s Trade War at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

A Quiet Place screenwriters Scott Beck and Bryan Woods talk about creating tension and telling a story with little dialogue on On Story at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

K-9 Unit Officer Isaac Ho'opi'i saves numerous people at the Pentagon on Sept. 11, but he is unable to forget those he was unable to save on Pacific Heartbeat Corridor Four at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Exploring the world of moose in the Canadian Rockies, focusing on a calf's first year of life on Nature Moose: Life of a Twig Eater at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Scientists try to determine the cause for the increasing megafire threat by exploring the physics of fire, how firestorms move and travel and by analyzing aerial drone and satellite data to catch fires before they start on NOVA Inside Megafire at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

The 9,000-year history of the car, from its roots in dog sleds to Henry Ford's Model T; the next generation of self-driving automobiles on Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World The Car at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Concert series taped 300 feet underground at Cumberland Caverns in Tennessee on Bluegrass Underground Billy Strings at 10 p.m. Wednesday.

An hour of blue-eyed soul with Sam Smith and Anderson East on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Journalist Jose Antonio Vargas talks about immigration and his memoir Dear America: Notes of an Undocumented Citizen on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens; stunt driving; Shields Date Garden; pollinating date trees; date shake; Joshua Tree National Park on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Greater Palm Springs, CA at 8 p.m. Thursday.

The Permian Basin's history with oil; the boyhood home of President George W. Bush; Iraqi food with Texas hospitality on The Daytripper Midland, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Life and death imitates art as a murder matches that of a 1960s horror film on Midsomer Murders Death and the Divas at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:39 p.m. Saturday.

When Father Brown and Mallory go missing, it's up to the gang to save them from a man hell-bent on revenge on Father Brown The Darkest Noon at 10:40 p.m. Thursday.

Amplifying stories and issues important to Austin on Decibel Workforce Development at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Tony Award-winner Cynthia Erivo presents a soulful evening of song on Live From Lincoln Center at 8 p.m. Friday.

A retrospective look at the career of theater producer and director Harold Prince, a career that spans 60 years and 21 Tony Awards on Great Performances Harold Prince: The Director’s Life at 9 p.m. Friday.

John Prine performs songs from his critically acclaimed recent album, The Tree of Forgiveness, as well as gems from his catalog on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

When Mallory's pursuit of a fugitive ends in disaster, a familiar face returns to hunt the culprit on Father Brown The Sacrifice of Tantalus at 8 p.m. Saturday.

Penhale organizes a police open house but the turnout is not what he expected on Doc Martin Accidental Hero at 8:49 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights April 28 to May 4

Posted on Wed, 4/24

Poplar welcomes a new cervical cancer screening clinic to the Institute and Dr Turner, Shelagh and Trixie are pleased to be part of the exciting new venture; the prospect of a new romance for Lucille brightens the mood at Nonnatus House on Call the Midwife at 7 p.m. Sunday.

After revealing his true identity, Jean Valjean breaks free from the guards to find Fantine in the infirmary, and makes a vow to find her daughter Cosette before he is imprisoned again on Masterpiece Les Misérables at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Cassie and Sunny realize the men lied about that night; Jake speaks to Tim Finch's ex-wife; the team uncover some disturbing information about Chris; Cassie worries about her dad on Masterpiece Unforgotten at 9:06 p.m. Sunday.

Alice turns to James for help as news about Henry spreads around the town; Verity falls back into dangerous old habits on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Cora's mother sweeps into Downton for Matthew and Mary's wedding, but with the couple's relationship under strain they might not make it to the altar on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

Rising temperatures and longer days prompt plants to awaken and flower; animals move from winter homes to summer breeding grounds and other emerge from hibernation on Nature American Spring LIVE: Birth and Rebirth at 7 p.m. Monday.

The Korean War serves as a turning point in world history with narrator John Cho on Korea: The Never-Ending War at 9 p.m. Monday.

Scientists track the mass movements of animals as they transition from winter refuge to spring nesting grounds, and how migration patterns and behaviors may shift due to climate change on Nature American Spring LIVE: Migration at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Cougars, wolverines, wolves and grizzlies are among the inhabitants of the Rocky Mountains, a mountain range spanning 3,000 miles on The Rockies: Kingdoms of the Sky at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Survivors reflect on the trauma of the Holocaust, how it affected their childhood, and the rest of their lives on Frontline The Last Survivors at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Holocaust survivor Eva Mozes, 83, circles the globe delivering messages of healing and self-empowerment on Eva: A-7063 at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Climate change can disrupt the connections between plants and animals by altering the timing of weather and plant growth on Nature American Spring LIVE: Connections at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

In the Middle Ages, architects constructed great Gothic cathedrals that have stood for centuries on NOVA Building the Great Cathedrals at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Robots are first conceptualized in ancient Rome; how uses for robots have evolved over the centuries, from the calculator to the Roomba; what future robots might be able to do on Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World The Robot at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

The Oklahoma-based Turnpike Troubadours evolve from acoustic explorations to roadhouse rock on Bluegrass Underground Turnpike Troubadours at 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Singer-songwriter Father John Misty performs songs from Pure Comedy; psych rockers The Black Angels on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Susan Page, USA Today's Washington Bureau Chief, talks about her book, The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Exploring Lake Taupo by kayak; hiking Huka Falls; cooking in hot geo-thermal pools in Te Puia; the Waimangu Volcanic Valley's active volcano; the national kiwi bird; the history and community of the marae on Samantha Brown’s Places to Live Central North Island, New Zealand at 8 p.m. Thursday.

The National Videogame Museum; headquarters of the Dallas Cowboys; traditional cowboy breakfast; cutting-edge sushi on The Daytripper Frisco, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Barnaby and Jones are called in to investigate the death of amateur astronomer Jeremy Harper, who was killed by a blow to the head with a meteorite on Midsomer Murders Written in the Stars at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:39 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown uncovers secrets, hypocrisy and murder at a finishing school for young ladies on Father Brown The Demise of the Debutante at 10:40 p.m. Thursday.

The Decibel team dispels mental illness myths and looks at programs and people making mental health a priority in Central Texas on Decibel Mental Health at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Emilio and Gloria Estefan receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song -- the first married couple or musicians-songwriters of Hispanic descent to receive the honor on Gloria and Emilio Estefan: Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at 8 p.m. Friday.

An hour of blue-eyed soul with Sam Smith and Anderson East on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

When Father Brown and Mallory go missing, it's up to the gang to save them from a man hell-bent on revenge on Father Brown The Darkest Noon at 8 p.m. Friday.

Martin and Louisa are desperate to stop James' biting, so the try Mel's suggestion of amber beads on Doc Martin From the Mouths of Babes at 8:49 p.m. Friday.

Highlights April 21 to April 27

Posted on Wed, 4/17

The team tries to unite an estranged mother and daughter who are both pregnant; Trixie's friend is devastated to discover she is pregnant on Call the Midwife at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Desperately poor, Fantine leaves Paris to find work and must make a heartbreaking decision to give her daughter Cosette a better way of life; Jean Valjean forges a new identity and Javert is determined to catch him out on Masterpiece Les Misérables at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Cassie and Sunny decide to interview Peter, Chris, James and Tim about the time they stayed in the rented holiday cottage on Masterpiece Unforgotten at 9 p.m. Sunday.

Redwick sees a chance to stir up civil unrest when Yeardley is struck by illness; Jocelyn realizes she may have underestimated Temperance on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Tensions arise as Downton Abbey hosts a lavish Christmas party on Downton Abbey Christmas at Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

How the city of San Francisco secured its water supply, the Hetch Hetchy reservoir in Yosemite National Park on Water From the Wilderness: Hetch Hetchy to San Francisco Bay at 9 p.m. Monday.

Police, citizens, community leaders and government officials deal with the consequences of violence in Baltimore on Independent Lens Charm City at 10 p.m. Monday.

A look at the history of black businesses and entrepreneurship in America includes the stories of Madam C.J. Walker, John H. Johnson, Berry Gordy and Reginald F. Lewis on Boss: The Black Experience in Business at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

An investigation explores both sides of the abortion debate through the stories of women struggling with unplanned pregnancies on Frontline The Abortion Divide at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Linda Woolverton, the first woman to write an animated feature for Disney, talks about her work, including Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, Alice in Wonderland and Maleficent on On Story The Original Disney Princess: A Conversation With Linda Woolverton at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

A celebration of Mary Tyler Moore's career includes video clips and comments from friends and co-stars on Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Exploring the abilities of butterflies, including their 360-degree infrared vision, camouflage, chemical weaponry and flight on Nature Sex, Lies and Butterflies at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Scientists, engineers and political leaders devise a plan to save the Dead Sea, whose levels have declined by more than 65 feet since 1976 on NOVA Saving the Dead Sea at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

A look at inventions that gave humans the ability to fly, from Leonardo da Vinci's flying machines to modern commercial planes on Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World The Airplane at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Americana artist Brandi Carlile's music relays personal stories of life, love and loss on Bluegrass Underground Brandi Carlile at 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Texan Kacey Musgraves performs songs from her album Golden Hour; roots rocker Lukas Nelson and his band play songs from their self-titled album Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real on Austin City Limits at 11 p.m. Wednesday & 9 p.m. Friday.

Presidential historian and author Douglas Brinkley discusses the turbulence of the 1960s and President John F. Kennedy's plan to put a man on the moon on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

The American College of the Building Arts; the old tradition of rice harvesting; a traditional gourmet dinner at Revival; a tour of the haunted Old City Jail in Charleston, S.C.; the Gullah tradition of sweetgrass basket weaving on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Charleston, South Carolina at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Exploring the legacy of Vice President John Nance Garner in Uvalde, Texas; South Texas sweetbread gorditas; driving World War II U.S. Army tanks on The Daytripper Uvalde, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Convicted murderer Grady Felton's return to the village is met with anger by the locals; when a barrister is killed, he becomes a suspect on Midsomer Murders Murder of Innocence at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:39 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown spies trouble when Lady Felicia returns to Kembleford on Father Brown The Face of the Enemy at 10:45 p.m. Thursday.

Amplifying stories and issues important to Austin on Decibel at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Curators of the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art visit 1,000 destinations across America to assess what is happening in art on State of the Art at 8 p.m. Friday.

Americana artist Brandi Carlile's music relays personal stories of life, love and loss on Bluegrass Underground Brandi Carlile at 10 p.m. Friday.

An all-star global concert celebrating International Jazz Day features performances by The Manhattan Transfer, Fatoumata Diawara and Hassan Hakmoun on International Jazz Day From St. Petersburg at 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Singer-songwriter Father John Misty performs songs from Pure Comedy; psych rockers The Black Angels on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown uncovers secrets, hypocrisy and murder at a finishing school for young ladies on Father Brown The Demise of the Debutante at 8 p.m. Saturday.

Morwenna's parents surprise her with a visit from Kenya, but their bad news threatens to ruin the trip; Martin intervenes when Louisa's first Skype call goes off track on Doc Martin Faith at 8:48 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights April 14 to April 20

Posted on Wed, 4/10

Valerie tries to help a mother come to terms with her son's birth defect; the Turners organize a measles vaccination trial at the clinic on Call the Midwife at 7 p.m. Sunday.

In war-torn France, ex-convict Jean Valjean and seamstress Fantine must decide their futures on Masterpiece Les Misérables at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Cassie and Sunny go searching for Hayley's family; a detective who was originally on the case has his own thoughts on what happened on Masterpiece Unforgotten at 9 p.m. Sunday.

Rumors of a goldmine spread suspicion through the settlement; Farlow and Redwick resort to espionage to get the better of Jocelyn on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Spanish flu reaches Downton, and desperate Thomas looks for a way to re-establish himself. Ethel faces a dilemma when the Bryants return with a heartbreaking proposition on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

U.S. Marine veteran Elizabeth Perez attempts to reunite her family after the deportation of her husband to Mexico on Frontline Marcos Doesn’t Live Here Anymore at 8 p.m. Monday.

Outspoken media mogul Joseph Pulitzer creates two best-selling newspapers, and he champions the importance of a free press in a democracy on American Masters Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People at 9 p.m. Monday.

DJ and music producer Questlove, talk show host Dr. Phil and journalist Charlayne Hunter-Gault learn about tales of bondage in their family histories on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

The United States emerges from Civil War and slavery on Reconstruction: America After the Civil War at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Television producer, actor, comic and writer Larry Wilmore discusses comedy in front of and behind the camera on On Story at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Singer-songwriter Livingston Taylor performs songs spanning his 50-year career; from Pennsylvania's Sellersville Theater on Livingston Taylor Live From Sellersville Theater: Songs and Stories at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

The lives and histories of flightless birds such as ostriches, emus, rheas, cassowaries and kiwis on Nature Big Birds Can’t Fly at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

A new version of the biblical flood story includes instructions for assembling an ark on NOVA Secrets of Noah’s Ark at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

A look at how the telescope was invented, from Galileo to Edwin Hubble, and how the invention reaches the universe 13 billion light-years out on Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World The Telescope at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Concert series taped 300 feet underground at Cumberland Caverns in Tennessee on Bluegrass Underground Kathy Mattea at 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile performs on Austin City Limits at 11 p.m. Wednesday & 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Author Brené Brown discusses Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts., as well as her TEDx Houston talk on Overheard with Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

The art of chocolate making in Interlaken, Switzerland; making duck schnitzel in Texas Hill Country; traditional Hangi feast in Whakatane, New Zealand; making gin in Montreal; bulgogi, a classic Korean beef dish on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Food Around the World at 8 p.m. Thursday.

A visit to the Rio Grande Valley includes traditional cow head barbacoa, border birding and the site of the first battle of the Mexican-American War on The Daytripper Brownsville, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday & 9:38 p.m. Saturday.

Barnaby and Jones investigate when the appearance of a headless horseman foreshadows a number of deaths on Midsomer Murders The Dark Rider at 9 p.m. Thursday.

A new musical director for the bell-ringers of St. Mary's leads to discord, disharmony and the blood-curdling sound of murder on Father Brown The Passing Bell at 10:37 p.m. Thursday.

A Caddo tribal elder and his apprentice direct the construction of a traditional grass house at their ancestral homeland in East Texas on Koo-Hoot Kiwat: The Caddo Grass House at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Deconstructing the week leading up to the death of Jesus of Nazareth and the factors that resulted in his crucifixion on Jesus: Countdown to Calvary at 8 p.m. Friday.

Photographer Garry Winogrand makes a name for himself in the 1950s with his street photography, capturing candid shots of ordinary people on American Masters Garry Winogrand at 9 p.m. Friday.

Texan Kacey Musgraves performs songs from her album Golden Hour; roots rocker Lukas Nelson and his band play songs from their self-titled album Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown must intervene when it appears that a dark spirit has murderous intent on Father Brown The Whistle in the Dark at 8 p.m. Saturday.

With Louisa gone sailing, Martin is left to look after James; Al and Morwenna organize an event to save the pub on Doc Martin Farewell My Lovely at 8:48 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights April 7 to April 13

Posted on Wed, 4/3

Lucille helps elderly hoarder Clarice Millgrove who is struggling to keep her independence; Violet puts herself forward in the upcoming elections on Call the Midwife at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Faced with conflicting explanations of her husband's past and a startling revelation about his work, Alison finds herself questioning everything she thought she knew on Masterpiece Mrs. Wilson at 8 p.m. Sunday.

When a woman's remains are found near a motorway, multiple men fall under suspicion, as the woman was missing for a long time on Masterpiece Unforgotten at 9 p.m. Sunday.

A tribe invades the town, giving Jocelyn a chance to advance Samuel's career; Alice and Silas's future is thrown into jeopardy on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Bates is taken aback when Vera threatens to expose old secrets which could bring down the Crawleys. Mary is the only one who can protect the family, but she pays a high price when she turns to Carlisle for help on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

Three health care providers in northern New Mexico clinics care for anyone who walks in, regardless of whether they can pay on Independent Lens The Providers at 9 p.m. Monday.

Interviews and vintage performances of The Highwaymen -- the country music group that featured Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson -- provide detail about life on the road and in the studio on American Masters The Highwaymen: Friends Till the End at 10:30 p.m. Monday.

Radio host Joe Madison; Henry Louis Gates Jr. learns about his own DNA story; Finding Your Roots: The Seedlings STEM Camp on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Following the end of the Civil War, former slaves and their allies forge new meanings of freedom and citizenship; the first black men take seats in the U.S. Congress, in Southern state governments and on juries on Reconstruction: America After the Civil War at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Director and actress Greta Gerwig talks about her theatrical beginnings and how she came to write and direct Lady Bird on On Story at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

The life of Lakota activist and community organizer Madonna Thunder Hawk on Warrior Women at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Host David Attenborough explores the egg, how they are made and how they nurture new life on Nature The Egg: Life’s Perfect Invention at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Researchers investigate the ancient creation of nearly 900 giant statues, or moai, on Easter Island on NOVA Mystery of Easter Island at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Insight from the scientists and politicians who encouraged Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher to take action to fix the hole in the ozone layer on Ozone Hole: How We Saved the Planet at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Revitalized classic funk from Lettuce on Bluegrass Underground Lettuce at 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Miguel blends funk, rock, hip-hop and electronica with War & Leisure; Canadian singer Alessia Cara on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Investor Roger McNamee, author of Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe talks about the threat that he believes Facebook poses to society on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

American Visionary Art Museum in Baltimore; HONfest; the Treason Toting Co; historian Lou Fields talks about the revitalization of the Fell's Point docks; the Lethal Ladies step team on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Baltimore, Maryland at 8 p.m. Thursday.

A look back on the first 100 episodes of The Daytripper on The Daytripper at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Barnaby and Jones investigate the death of a bird watcher on Midsomer Murders A Rare Bird at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:39 p.m. Saturday.

Lady Felicia and Mrs. McCarthy are taken hostage when a midnight train robbery goes awry on Father Brown The Great Train Robbery at 10:37 p.m. Thursday.

The creation and completion of the West 7th Street Bridge in Fort Worth, Texas on Arc of Innovation at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Outspoken media mogul Joseph Pulitzer creates two best-selling newspapers, and he champions the importance of a free press in a democracy on American Masters Joseph Pulitzer: Voice of the People at 8 p.m. Friday.

Singer-songwriter Livingston Taylor performs songs spanning his 50-year career; from Pennsylvania's Sellersville Theater on Livingston Taylor Live From Sellersville Theater: Songs and Stories at 9:30 p.m. Friday.

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile performs on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

A new musical director for the bell-ringers of St. Mary's leads to discord, disharmony and the blood-curdling sound of murder on Father Brown The Passing Bell at 8 p.m. Saturday.

Martin and Louisa look for a nursery suitable for James; Louisa entertains the idea of a career change; Mrs Tishell is shocked to find that Al has high blood pressure on Doc Martin Sons and Lovers at 8:49 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights March 31 to April 6

Posted on Wed, 3/27

Nonnatus House welcomes two new nuns; Valerie deals with a shocking case that arrives unexpectedly; the other midwives must handle a complicated multiple birth on Call the Midwife at 7 p.m. Sunday.

After his death, Alison learns there was more to her husband, Alec, than she realized; Alison tracks down Alec's former partner on Masterpiece Mrs. Wilson at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Farlow and Redwick look to send the women a powerful message as their disdain for their new female neighbors intensifies on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Downton has been turned into a convalescent home for wounded officers, and there is a lot to do; the arrival of the first patients has everyone scurrying on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

The many sides of Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Ted Williams, including his relationships with his Mexican-American background, family, press and fans on American Masters Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived at 9 p.m. Monday.

Three boys who have a parent in prison struggle to identify themselves as they grow up in a society that offers little support to their families on Independent Lens Tre Maison Dasan at 10 p.m. Monday.

The family histories of director Alejandro G. Iñárritu, performance artist Marina Abramovic and painter Kehinde Wiley on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. The Eye of the Beholder at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

The enduring impact of gangster Al Capone on American culture, including how and why so many people are fascinated by his story on Al Capone: Icon at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Filmmakers Ken Burns, Sarah Burns and David McMahon examine a 1989 case of five teenagers who were wrongfully convicted of a crime on The Central Park Five at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Scott Alexander talks about developing and writing The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story on On Story The People v. OJ Simpson: A Conversation With Scott Alexander at 11 p.m. Tuesday.

The regeneration and transformation of unmanaged forests of the Kalkalpen National Park in Austria, the largest wilderness area in the Alps on Nature Forest of the Lynx at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

High-action experiments and 3-D technology provide insight into how China's terracotta army was made on NOVA Emperor’s Ghost Army at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

A look into what took down the Egyptian Empire on Secrets of the Dead Egypt’s Darkest Hour at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Concert series taped 300 feet underground at Cumberland Caverns in Tennessee on Bluegrass Underground Rev Osagyefo Sekou at 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Singer and actress Janelle Monae performs progressive rhythm and blues with songs from her album Dirty Computer on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Sean Spicer discusses his experience as White House Press Secretary and his book, The Briefing: Politics, the Press, and the President on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

A cruise along the Rhine River includes a stop at Freiburg, Germany; a workshop centers on restoration pieces for Strasbourg Cathedral in France; strolling through Petite France; Heidelberg Castle; Gutenberg Museum; Cologne Cathedral on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Rhine River Cruise at 8 p.m. Thursday.

A drive through the Texas panhandle features a tour of a classic car museum, and roadside attractions, including a 190-foot cross, VW Slug Bug Ranch and a museum dedicated to barbed wire on The Daytripper Route 66 at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

After a nun is strangled Barnaby and Jones investigate the world of Midsomer Priory on Midsomer Murders A Sacred Trust at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:39 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown struggles to protect those closest to him when an old foe is unexpectedly released from prison on Father Brown The Jackdaw’s Revenge at 10:37 p.m. Thursday.

Earthrise relays the story of the first image captured of Earth from space in 1968, as told by Apollo 8 astronauts on POV Shorts Earthrise at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Interviews and vintage performances of The Highwaymen -- the country music group that featured Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson -- provide detail about life on the road and in the studio on American Masters The Highwaymen: Friends Till the End at 8 p.m Friday.

An unconventional look at director Richard Linklater's independent filmmaking style that emerged in the late 1980s-1990s on American Masters Richard Linklater at 9 p.m. Friday.

Miguel blends funk, rock, hip-hop and electronica with War & Leisure; Canadian singer Alessia Cara on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Lady Felicia and Mrs. McCarthy are taken hostage when a midnight train robbery goes awry on Father Brown The Great Train Robbery at 8 p.m. Saturday.

Preparations for Janice and Penhale's wedding continue, sending Portwenn into a frenzy; Louisa and Martin are living together again on Doc Martin Mysterious Ways at 8:49 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights March 24 to March 30

Posted on Wed, 3/20

A look at the life of Prince Charles as he celebrates his 70th birthday, with interviews of those closest to him, including his sons Prince William and Prince Harry and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall on Prince Charles at 70 at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Based on the play by Mike Bartlett on King Charles III at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Three women set sail for the colony of Jamestown in 1619, but drama awaits along with the men they are duty bound to marry on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Catholic and Protestant women unite during Northern Ireland's civil war to ensure that human rights, equality and inclusion shape the Good Friday Agreement peace deal on Women, War & Peace Waving Goodbye to Dinosaurs at 8 p.m. Monday.

Three Egyptian women risk their lives as they fight for justice and freedom during the Arab Spring on Women, War & Peace Waving Goodbye to Dinosaurs at 9 p.m. Monday.

American heiress Anne Morgan pours her own fortune and fundraising efforts into rebuilding Picardy, a region in northern France devastated by World War I on Anne Morgan's War at 10 p.m. Monday.

John Krasinski and Rosamund Pike; Michael B. Jordan and Charlize Theron; Maggie Gyllenhaal and Regina King on Variety Studio: Actors on Actors at 11 p.m. Monday.

DNA detective work allow actresses Tea Leoni and Gaby Hoffmann to learn the identities and life stories of their biological ancestors on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

A woman's choice to embrace love, family and freedom forms the heart of the struggle for freedom in 1987 Palestine on Women, War & Peace Naila and the Uprising at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

An all-female police unit in Bangladesh embarks on a yearlong U.N. peacekeeping mission into earthquake-ravaged Haiti on Women, War & Peace A Journey of a Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Writer and producer Courtney Kemp Agboh on On Story at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Earl Charles Spencer gives a personal tour of Althorp, the childhood home of Princess Diana, where 19 generations of Spencers have lived for more than 500 years on Secrets of Althorp -- The Spencers at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

A cheetah mothers her five newborn cubs on her own, protecting them and teaching them how to hunt on the African plains on Nature The Cheetah Children at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

A re-engineering of Greenwich armor to get a sense of what it was like to be a knight and how the armor was manufactured in medieval times on NOVA Secrets of the Shining Knight at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Archaeological evidence suggests that the legend of King Arthur began in a 5th-century trading village following the departure of the Romans on Secrets of the Dead King Arthur's Lost Kingdom at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Celebrating 32 years together, Georgia's hard rock/Southern rockers Drivin' n' Cryin' perform on Live at the Charleston Music Hall Drivin' n' Cryin' at 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Singer-songwriter Norah Jones performs songs from Day Breaks; indie folk singer-songwriter Angel Olsen's set includes songs from My Woman on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Author Sandra Cisneros explores the working class through her novels, short stories, essays and poems on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

Exploring Lake Taupo by kayak; hiking Huka Falls; cooking in hot geo-thermal pools in Te Puia; the Waimangu Volcanic Valley's active volcano; the national kiwi bird; the history and community of the marae on Samantha Brown's Places to Love Central North Island, New Zealand at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Alleged grave of Jesse James; trappist-style cheesemaker; sandy beach in town; fish tacos on The Daytripper Granbury, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

The body of a missing tax inspector is found floating in the cider vat at Midsomer Abbas spring fair, just as Barnaby and Jones are sampling the local cider on Midsomer Murders The Night of the Stag at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:55 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown attempts to overturn a miscarriage of justice while rehearsing for the Kembleford Christmas pantomime on Father Brown The Tree of Truth at 10:40 p.m. Thursday.

Decibel is a News magazine amplifying stories and issues important to Austin on Decibel Race: A Tales of Two Austins at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Donmar Warehouse and director Phyllida Lloyd present an all-female production of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, set in a women's prison on Great Performances Julius Caesar at 8 p.m. Friday.

Grammy Award-winner Sarah Jarosz performs on Live at the Charleston Music Hall Sarah Jarosz at 10 p.m. Friday.

Singer and actress Janelle Monae performs progressive rhythm and blues with songs from her album Dirty Computer on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Doctor Lucien Blake and Jean receive a harsh reminder that life isn't straightforward when they encounter three murders, two weddings and a funeral on The Doctor Blake Mysteries at 8 p.m. Saturday.

In snowy Sweden, a talented ex-FBI profiler works with the police and her own autistic daughter to unravel the strange motives of a vicious killer on Modus at 11:35 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights March 17 to March 23

Posted on Wed, 3/13

Family, friends and colleagues recount the private life and public legacy of singer John Denver on John Denver: Country Boy at 7 p.m. Sunday.

A celebration of all aspects of Downton Abbey -- the cast, writing and locations -- with clips from all six seasons, interviews and never-before-seen footage on I Miss Downton Abbey! at 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

Neil Diamond returns to the legendary Greek Theatre in Los Angeles in August 2012 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the original Hot August Night collection on Neil Diamond: Hot August Night III at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Two siblings excavate their deceased grandmother's house in New Jersey, exploring what life remains in objects that are left behind on POV 306 Hollywood at 8 p.m. Monday.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg talks with Nina Totenberg about her 25 years on the U.S. Supreme Court and her book My Own Words on Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Conversation at 10 p.m. Monday & 9:30 p.m. Friday.

Melissa McCarthy and Lupita Nyong'o; Timothée Chalamet and Emma Stone; Emily Blunt and Hugh Jackman discuss their work with host Andrew Wallenstein on Variety Studio: Actors on Actors at 11 p.m. Monday.

Author Ta-Nehisi Coates, activist Janet Mock and filmmaker Ava DuVernay, learn new details about their ancestors on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

The five-year war crimes trial and ultimate conviction of Bosnian Serb Gen. Ratko Mladic, for masterminding the genocide of 7,000 Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica on Frontline The Trial of Ratko Mladic at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Screenwriter Eric Heisserer talks about Arrival, working with director Denis Villeneuve and the challenges of writing a sci-fi story about love and loss on On Story Script to Screen: Arrival at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

A look into the real British Secret Service on Secrets of Her Majesty’s Secret Service at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Wildlife filmmaker Charlie Hamilton James captures the behavior of three river otter orphans in Wisconsin on Nature Charlie and the Curious Otters at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Newly established wildlife corridors offer hope to endangered species around the world on NOVA Wild Ways at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Modern consumer technology enabled terrorists to coordinate and plan bombings in Mumbai in 2008 on Secrets of the Dead Mumbai Massacre at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Oklahoma native Parker Millsap performs on Live at the Charleston Music Hall Parker Millsap at 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Dan Auerbach showcases his second solo work, Waiting on a Song; Texas country soul from Shinyribs on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Timothy Shriver, chairman of Special Olympics, reflects on what he has learned from the athletes and talks about a school reform organization that focuses on social and emotional learning on Overheard With Evan Smith at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Host Hari Sreenivasan explores topics such as technology, scientific discovery and innovation on SciTech Now at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

The American College of the Building Arts; the old tradition of rice harvesting; a traditional gourmet dinner at Revival; a tour of the haunted Old City Jail in Charleston, S.C.; the Gullah tradition of sweetgrass basket weaving on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Charleston, South Carolina at 8 p.m. Thursday.

A tour of Boerne, Texas, includes Fickle Pickles and milkshakes at a vintage drive-in; exploring an underground cave; hiking through a nature center along Cibolo Creek; shooting club on The Daytripper Boerne, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

The body of a farmer is found in the middle of a stone circle and suspicion leads to a group of druids on Midsomer Murders The Sleeper Under the Hill at 9 p.m. Thursday & 9:50 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown suspects an ulterior motive when his old adversary Flambeau is incarcerated for murder on Father Brown The Penitent Man at 10:39 p.m. Thursday & 8 p.m. Saturday.

Decibel is a News magazine amplifying stories and issues important to Austin on Decibel Aging in Austin at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

The life of Swedish dramatic soprano Birgit Nilsson, best known for her performances in operas by Richard Wagner, Richard Strauss and Giacomo Puccini on Great Performances Birgit Nilsson: A League of Her Own at 8 p.m. Friday.

Singer-songwriter Norah Jones performs songs from Day Breaks; indie folk singer-songwriter Angel Olsen's set includes songs from My Woman on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

Blake deals with his past as he investigates the death of a policeman as well as the reappearance of an old nemesis on The Doctor Blake Mysteries Hear the Angels Sing at 8:50 p.m. Saturday.