Schedule Highlights

Highlights July 14 to July 20

Posted on Wed, 7/10

George continues to plot his return to Westminster, while Ross reunites with his family; tragedy strikes in Cornwall on Masterpiece Poldark at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Sidney is swept up in the civil rights movement after a pastor and his daughter arrive in Cambridge, and a murder sees racial tensions spike; Sidney struggles to remember a murdered woman's final words on Masterpiece Grantchester at 8 p.m. Sunday & 8:48 p.m. Saturday.

Jocelyn regains her thirst for advancement after the burning of her plantation; Silas devotes himself to life with the Pamunkey on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

A birthday party is planned for Robert, but Rose's contribution to the event surprises those above and below stairs on Masterpiece Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday

Residents of Bisbee, Ariz. commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Bisbee Deportation when 1,200 immigrant miners were taken from their homes, shipped to the desert and left to die on POV Bisbee’17 at 9 p.m. Monday.

Bringing awareness to sustainable careers that do not require advanced degrees on American Graduate: Getting Austin Talent to Work at 11 p.m. Monday.

Tracking the early years of the space race, beginning in 1957, as the U.S. struggles to catch up with the Soviet Union on American Experience Chasing the Moon: A Place Beyond the Sky at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Astronauts and engineers of Apollo 8 explain the inside story of the first mission to circumnavigate the moon on NOVA Apollo’s Daring Mission at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

U.S. Air Force pilots and scientists lay the groundwork for the U.S. space program through Project Manhigh on American Experience Space Men at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Writer and author Pamela Ribon discusses the Disney films Moana and Ralph Breaks the Internet as well as the television show Samantha Who? on On Story at 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Astronaut Scott Kelly's year on the International Space Station on A Year in Space at 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

A look inside the Apollo 11 spacecraft on its historic journey includes classified mission audio of conversations between astronauts Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins on 8 Days: To the Moon and Back at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Singer-songwriter James Bay performs songs from his debut, Chaos and the Calm; North Carolina native Rhiannon Giddens presents songs from her solo debut Tomorrow Is My Turn on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & 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.

Soda fountain in Brooklyn, N.Y.; Brooklyn Navy Yard; sampling whiskey at New York's oldest distillery; open-air food market; Gowanus Canal; the brownstone neighborhood of Bedford-Stuyvesant on Samantha Brown's Places to Love Brooklyn, New York at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Victoria, Texas, is one of the most historic towns in the state; throwing an atlatl; disc golf; the oldest deli in Texas; Guadalupe River on The Daytripper Victoria, TX 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 & 10:48 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 10:35 p.m. Thursday.

Decibel is a news magazine amplifying stories and issues important to Austin on Decibel Transportation & Traffic at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Exploring four dangerous years in the history of the space race, from 1964-1968, including the Apollo 1 and Apollo 8 missions on American Experience Chasing the Moon: Earthrise at 8 p.m. Friday.

A look at the Ken Burns series Country Music which documents the evolution of country music over the 20th century on PBS Previews: Country Music at 10 p.m. Friday.

This long-running concert series features artists from every musical genre in a live-music setting on Austin City Limits Khalid; Mac DeMarco 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. Saturday.

Highlights July 7 to July 13

Posted on Wed, 7/3

Ross makes his first speech in Parliament and finds notoriety in London; Demelza deals with a failing mine; Dwight and Caroline welcome a daughter; George hosts a party on Masterpiece Poldark at 7 p.m. Sunday.

The murder of an Oxford librarian and a local tragedy test Endeavour and the team to their limits, as they uncover the truth behind the crime that has haunted them all on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8 p.m. Sunday & 8:48 p.m. Saturday.

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. Friday.

Jocelyn finds out what it means to lose everything; Yeardley forms a plan that could change the colony forever on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Change is in the air when an exciting opportunity for Alfred creates tension between Ivy and Daisy and Branson considers a new future for himself and baby Sybbie on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

Tracking the early years of the space race, beginning in 1957, as the U.S. struggles to catch up with the Soviet Union on American Experience Chasing the Moon: A Place Beyond the Sky at 8 p.m. Monday.

The lives and experiences of the engineers, technicians, builders and contractors who worked behind the scenes of NASA's Apollo space program on When We Were Apollo at 10 p.m. Monday.

U.S. Air Force pilots and scientists lay the groundwork for the U.S. space program through Project Manhigh on American Experience Space Men at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Exploring four dangerous years in the history of the space race, from 1964-1968, including the Apollo 1 and Apollo 8 missions on American Experience Chasing the Moon: Earthrise at 8 p.m. Tuesday & Friday.

Writer, producer and showrunner Graham Yost's hits include Speed, Broken Arrow, Justified and The Americans on On Story at 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Fifty years after humans first stepped foot on the moon, engineers, scientists and entrepreneurs engage in new discoveries to make life on the moon a reality on NOVA Back to the Moon at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Country singer-songwriter Miranda Lambert sings her hits and songs from The Weight of These Wings on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Academy Award-winning actor Sean Penn, author of Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff: A Novel 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 visit to Switzerland includes an alpine garden on a mountaintop and the cheese grotto in Gstaad; biking through the waterfall-covered valley of Lauterbrunnen; floating down the Aare River in Bern, Switzerland on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Bern Region, Switzerland at 8 p.m. Thursday.

A town known for designing the Lone Star flag; wolf sanctuary; meatloaf; fly boarding on Lake Conroe on The Daytripper Conroe, 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 & 10:19 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown must intervene when it appears that a dark spirit has murderous intent on Father Brown The Whistles in the Dark at 10:38 p.m. Thursday.

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

Singer-songwriter James Bay performs songs from his debut, Chaos and the Calm; North Carolina native Rhiannon Giddens presents songs from her solo debut Tomorrow Is My Turn 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.

Highlights June 30 to July 6

Posted on Wed, 6/26

The Poldarks are on a mission to restore their relationship, as Cornwall's election approaches and difficult decisions must be made on Masterpiece Poldark at 7 p.m. Sunday.

With gossip and rumor threatening to expose the secrets of a sleepy Oxfordshire village, Endeavour investigates their connection to a series of shocking murders on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Film stars discuss their work with host Ramin Setoodeh on Variety Studio: Actors on Actors at 9:30 p.m. Sunday.

Maria is driven to commit a terrible crime; Jocelyn forms a pact with an unlikely ally on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Amid the fallout from the eventful house party, Mary faces a pressing question about her future, while Carson reveals surprisingly intimate details of his former life on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

Three women pursue justice when a Filipina transgender woman is murdered by a U.S. Marine on POV Call Her Ganda at 9 p.m. Monday.

Volunteers come together to design, carve and paint all of the animals needed to complete Wendy Kirbey's Albany Carousel on Ride at 10:30 p.m. Monday.

Using observations of the Earth's moons and Jupiter's moons, Galileo's "Sidereus Nuncius" proves Earth is not the center of the universe on Secrets of the Dead Galileo’s Moon at 7 p.m. Tuesday & 9:15 p.m. Friday.

The origins and meaning of the aurora in the night sky of Earth's polar regions and the myths of Finland's Sami, Alaska's Inuit, aboriginal peoples of Canada and New Zealand's Maori on Aurora - Fire in the Sky at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

One family's fight against the government entices armed militias and the "patriot" movement on Frontline American Patriot at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Eric Idle persuades professor Brian Cox to present a lecture on the birth of the entire universe, but Brian soon realizes Eric is actually hosting a comedy and musical extravaganza on Eric Idle’s The Entire Universe at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Writers Tess Morris and Scott Neustadter discuss the impact of Nora Ephron's films and the impact her writing has had on their own work on On Story at 11 p.m. Tuesday.

The Mississippi River stretches far beyond the Deep South, into nearly half of the United States on Rivers of Life at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Astrophysicist Janna Levin explores black hole science on NOVA Black Hole Apocalypse at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

A look at the Ken Burns series Country Music, which documents the evolution of country music over the 20th century on PBS Previews: Country Music at 10 p.m. Wednesday & 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Soul and gospel performances by CeCe Winans and St. Paul and The Broken Bones on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday & 7 p.m. Saturday.

Live from the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol, the annual concert celebrating America's birthday pays special tribute to American military heroes and their families with host John Stamos on A Capitol Fourth at 7 p.m. & 9 p.m. Thursday.

Father Brown uncovers a dark secret when a contestant is murdered at a ballroom dancing competition on Father Brown The Dance of Death at 10:30 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 7:29 p.m. Friday.

The lives and experiences of the engineers, technicians, builders and contractors who worked behind the scenes of NASA's Apollo space program on When We Were Apollo at 7:58 p.m. Friday.

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.

When a tragic car accident becomes something altogether more suspicious, Endeavour's investigation leads him to the Oxford astrophysics department and a television puppet studio on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8:49 p.m. Saturday.

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 10:19 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights June 23 to June 29

Posted on Wed, 6/19

Prime Minister Pitt calls an election and uncertainty grips the country; while Ross watches Cornwall struggle under the power of Truro's MP, George Warleggan, Demelza's infidelity leaves her torn between her husband and a lovesick Hugh on Masterpiece Poldark at 7 p.m. Sunday.

When a tragic car accident becomes something altogether more suspicious, Endeavour's investigation leads him to the Oxford astrophysics department and a television puppet studio on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8 p.m Sunday & 8:49 p.m. Saturday.

Film stars discuss their work with host Ramin Setoodeh on Variety Studio: Actors on Actors at 9:30 p.m. Sunday.

Jamestown is spooked as ghostly happenings fuel rumors that Samuel has risen from the grave; Reddick gets everyone battle-ready as news comes in of a Spanish attack on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

An extravagant house party at the Abbey gives the Crawleys a chance to reconnect with old friends, but some guests prove more welcome than others, and along with the celebrations come deceit and heartache on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

Negotiating differences between religion and belief through drag shows, passion play, political action and partnership in a small Arkansas town on POV The Gospel of Eureka at 9 p.m. Monday.

Activist Joey Mataele, co-founder of the Tonga Leitis Assoc., organizes a beauty pageant, mentors a young leiti rejected by her family, and works with fundamentalist Christians regarding Tonga's anti-sodomy and cross-dressing laws on Pacific Heartbeat Leitis in Waiting at 10:30 p.m. Monday.

Historian James Holland explores how amphetamine use affected the course of World War II on Secrets of the Dead World War Speed at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Investigative journalists recall the events that led to the Tiananmen Square massacre of 1989 on Tiananmen: The People Versus the Party at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Over the course of two years, a Pakistani woman fights for the rights of DACA recipients, her parent's immigration status and the certification of her marriage to a U.S. citizen on Dream With Me at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Documentary filmmakers Chapman and Maclain Way talk about their Emmy Award-winning documentary Wild Wild Country on On Story at 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Some of the Amazon's secrets include boiling streams, crystal clear lagoons, pink river dolphins and a strange new reef on Rivers of Life The Amazon at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Neil Armstrong's family and friends recall his achievements before and after the Apollo 11 moon landing, including his role in the inquiry into the Challenger disaster and his efforts to encourage young people to explore space and flight on NOVA First Man on the Moon at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Bill Nye advocates the importance of science, research and discovery, taking on deniers of climate change, evolution and a science-based world view on POV Bill Nye: Science Guy at 9 p.m. Wednesday & 8 p.m. Friday.

Country singers Margo Price and Hayes Carll sing songs from their albums Midwest Farmer's Daughter and Lovers and Leavers on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Filmmaker Robert Rodriguez discusses some of his work, including Sin City, Spy Kids and Alita: Battle Angel 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 at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Lavender; historic courthouse used in the film True Grit; buggy museum; brewery; traditional 9-pin bowling with German residents of Blanco, Texas on The Daytripper 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 & 10:19 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 10:39 p.m. Thursday.

American Graduate: Getting Austin Talent to Work at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

New evidence suggests that many of Leonardo da Vinci's ideas can be traced to other scientists, as far back as 1,700 years on Secrets of the Dead Leonardo: The Man Who Saved Science at 9:30 p.m. Friday.

Soul and gospel performances by CeCe Winans and St. Paul and The Broken Bones 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.

Highlights June 16 to June 22

Posted on Wed, 6/12

British detectives employ trailblazing techniques to unmask perpetrators on Secrets of Scotland Yard at 7 p.m. Sunday.

The murder of a schoolgirl brings Endeavour back to Oxford, but when he refuses to accept that the main suspect is guilty, he has to uncover the truth and rescue a victim before it is too late on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Film stars discuss their work with host Ramin Setoodeh on Variety Studio: Actors on Actors at 9:30 p.m. Sunday & 10 p.m. Tuesday.

There's a big revelation when Secretary Farlow returns from England with a charming alchemist; Maria turns to the Rutters when she gets framed for a crime on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Following Matthew's untimely death, Mary struggles to come to terms with her loss; Edith experiments with modernism on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

Composer Craig Hella Johnson and the choral group Conspirare create a three-part oratorio for hate crime victim Matthew Shepard on Considering Matthew Shepard at 9 p.m. Monday.

The assault of a teenage girl by members of a high school football team garners national attention and results in the sentencing of two key offenders after social media evidence is uncovered online on POV Roll Red Roll at 10 p.m. Monday.

The first documentary to tell the little-known story of an unrelenting campaign by the federal government to identify and fire all employees suspected of being homosexual on The Lavender Scare at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

The terrorist objectives of a neo-Nazi group that has actively recruited inside the United States military, gaining strength since the 2017 rally in Charlottesville, Va on Frontline Documenting Hate: New American Nazis at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The significance of the Juneteenth holiday; stories about black culture and history on Juneteenth Jamboree: A Retrospective at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, 10 p.m. Wednesday & 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Producer and director Roger Corman talks about independent filmmaking and his work, which includes more than 500 film credits on On Story at 11 p.m. Tuesday.

The Nile, the world's longest river, provides a lifeline for Africa's elephants and leopards, extreme kayakers and ancient wonders on Rivers of Life The Nile at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

A global adventure to find out where whales, birds of prey, crocodiles and elephants came from on When Whales Walked: Journeys in Deep Time at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Jazz keyboardist and composer Herbie Hancock on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Native American novelist Tommy Orange discusses There There, which chronicles Native Americans in Oakland, Calif 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.

Fishing on Lake Fork, Texas; historic square with a see-through public restroom; museum dedicated to the dairy business on The Daytripper Sulphur Springs, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

Jones goes under cover at the base of a new-age cult called The Oblong Foundation after a young female member goes missing on Midsomer Murders The Oblong Murders at 9 p.m. Thursday.

When Lady Felicia's home comes under threat, Father Brown must seek help from an unlikely ally on Father Brown The Honourable Thief at 10:39 p.m. Thursday.

The Cleveland Orchestra celebrates its centennial with a concert featuring works by Mozart, Strauss and Ravel; with pianist Lang Lang on Great Performances The Cleveland Orchestra Centennial Celebration at 8 p.m. Friday.

Choral music conductor Robert Shaw's interpretations of classical music's choral masterpieces inspire generations of musicians on American Masters Robert Shaw -- Man of Many Voices at 9 p.m. Friday.

Country singers Margo Price and Hayes Carll sing songs from their albums Midwest Farmer's Daughter and Lovers and Leavers 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.

Highlights June 9 to June 15

Posted on Wed, 6/5

A death at an international sporting event leads Endeavour to investigate more than just the crime on Masterpiece Endeavour at 7 p.m. Sunday.

A ship heralds the arrival of James Read's wife, and the Rutters run into trouble on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

The family travels to Duneagle Castle, while the servants spend Christmas at Downton on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

The life and work of playwright and activist Lorraine Hansberry, and her role in the civil rights movement on American Masters at 9 p.m. Monday.

Film stars discuss their work with host Ramin Setoodeh on Variety Studio: Actors on Actors at 10 p.m. Monday & Wednesday.

A man searches for his childhood friend who encouraged him to come out; a man looks for a student who inspired him on We’ll Meet Again Coming Out at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Violent protests and street demonstrations erupt when police raid New York's Stonewall Inn in 1969 on American Experience Stonewall Uprising at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

State governments and Wall Street lead America's public pensions into a $4 trillion hole on Frontline The Pension Gamble at 9:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Problem gambling among baby boomers, including the emotional and financial consequences and treating gambling addictions in older adults on Growing Old Gambling at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber discuss The Disaster Artist and its adaptation to film on On Story at 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Tiny survivors of the animal kingdom around the world, from a hummingbird that travels thousands of miles north each year to baby turtles swimming in the open ocean on Nature Nature’s Miniature Miracles at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Although an asteroid collision with Earth could be deadly, some entrepreneurs believe asteroids containing iron, nickel and other elements could be highly profitable on NOVA Asteroid: Doomsday or Payday? at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

In an effort to keep both crocodiles and humans safe, experts train crocodiles to associate the sound of a bell with an electric shock on Operation Maneater Crocodile at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Modern rock and soul with Florence and the Machine; Andra Day performs songs from her debut Cheers to the Fall on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Presidential historian and author Michael Beschloss talks about Presidents of War and the state of U.S. democracy 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.

Chet heads to Jacksonville where the history is juicy, the cuisine is soulful and adventures await on The Daytripper Jacksonville, TX at 8 p.m. Thursday.

When a young woman is found dressed like a bride and drowned in a bath, it triggers several wedding-themed murders in Great Worthy on Midsomer Murders Echoes of the Dead at 9 p.m. Thursday & 10:19 p.m. Saturday.

The Kembleford Ramblers' annual outing takes a tragic turn when the local lord is found strangled on Father Brown The Skylark Scandal at 10:38 p.m. Thursday.

Amplifying stories and issues important to Austin on Decibel Race: A Tales of Two Austin at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Composer Craig Hella Johnson and the choral group Conspirare create a three-part oratorio for hate crime victim Matthew Shepard on Considering Matthew Shepard at 8 p.m. Friday.

Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally pursues love and inspiration throughout his six-decade career in theater on American Masters at 9 p.m. Friday.

Jazz keyboardist and composer Herbie Hancock on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

When Lady Felicia's home comes under threat, Father Brown must seek help from an unlikely ally on Father Brown The Honourable Thief at 8 p.m. Saturday.

The disappearance of a teacher at a public school tests Endeavour's investigative skills on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8:49 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights June 2 to June 8

Posted on Wed, 5/29

A year in the lives of Freddie and Stuart as they enjoy their inheritance and a birthday; Violet moves on from the divorce; Ash has news on Vicious Special at 7 p.m. Sunday.

A murder at an army base threatens long-held secrets among a regiment; a protest at a hair salon exposes growing racial tensions in Oxford on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8 p.m. Sunday.

Amy Adams and Nicole Kidman; Mahershala Ali and John David Washington; Felicity Jones and Constance Wu discuss their work on Variety Studio: Actors on Actors at 9:30 p.m Sunday.

The Pamunkey find a way to teach the Sharrows a lesson, which means major heartache for Alice; Yeardley's tested when he tries to intervene on Jamestown at 10 p.m. Sunday.

Change affects many at Downton Abbey; the yearly cricket match settles old scores on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

The battle to secure La Fiere bridge, a critical route inland for allied forces invading France on D-Day, June 6, 1944 on Seize and Secure: The Battle for La Fiere at 9 p.m. Monday.

The U.S. Army's 2nd Ranger Battalion scales the 100-foot cliffs of Pointe du Hoc in Normandy on June 6, 1944, on a mission to destroy six German cannons on D-Day at Pointe-du-Hoc at 10 p.m. Monday.

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 11 p.m. Monday & 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Actors Fred Armisen and Christopher Walken and musician Carly Simon learn details about grandparents who had remained a mystery to them on Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr. at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Chronicling the life and career of the storied political leader from his teenage years living among Native Americans, through his struggle with alcoholism, to his defining roles as a general, congressman and governor of two states on Sam Houston: American Statesman, Soldier, and Pioneer at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Comic and writer Ali LeRoi, co-creator of Everybody Hates Chris, talks about writing, directing and creating for television on On Story at 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Wildlife cameraman Vianet Djenguet discovers an African Eden in his homeland, the Congo, and finds a jungle tribe that reveres his great-grandfather on Nature My Congo at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Two pilots construct and fly the first solar-powered airplane around the world on NOVA The Impossible Flight at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Americana music with Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit; singer-songwriter and violinist Amanda Shires on Austin City Limits at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday & Friday.

Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Ani DiFranco talks about her book, No Walls and the Recurring Dream: A Memoir 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 kayak tour in Everglades National Park; Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens; local craft cocktails; tracking dolphins; photographer Clyde Butcher on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Naples and Paradise Coast of Florida at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Climbing the world's littlest skyscraper, mountain biking the urban trails and eating red tacos on The Daytripper Wichita Falls, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

When a social services investigator is found dead in a river, Barnaby finds that a number of suspects have had run-ins with the investigator on Midsomer Murders Dark Secrets at 9 p.m. Thursday & 10:19 p.m. Saturday.

Father Brown must stop a much-loved institution from going off the rails when the local stationmaster is murdered on Father Brown The Kembleford Dragon at 10:38 p.m. Thursday.

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

Nominated for five 2017 Tony Awards, Falsettos offers a funny yet poignant look at a modern middle-class family on Live From Lincoln Center Falsettos at 8 p.m. Friday.

Modern rock and soul with Florence and the Machine; Andra Day performs songs from her debut Cheers to the Fall on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

The Kembleford Ramblers' annual outing takes a tragic turn when the local lord is found strangled on Father Brown The Skylark Scandal at 8 p.m. Saturday.

A death at an international sporting event leads Endeavour to investigate more than just the crime on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8:48 p.m. Saturday.

Highlights May 26 to June 1

Posted on Wed, 5/22

Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise co-host the 30th anniversary broadcast of the annual concert honoring the men and women of the U.S. armed forces, live from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on National Memorial Day Concert at 7 p.m. Sunday.

Young women looking for a better life arrive in the English colony of Jamestown in 1619, where they are duty bound to be married to the early Virginian settlers on Jamestown at 10:05 p.m. Sunday.

Branson has a strong supporter in his corner after making a tough decision, and Robert and Cora's relationship is under greater pressure on Downton Abbey at 11 p.m. Sunday.

Authors Sebastian Junger and Karl Marlantes provide insight into what it's like to be a soldier in times of war, including training, battle and coming home on Going to War at 9 p.m. Sunday.

The bond between military working dogs and their handlers, soldiers who make decisions based on the behaviors of the dogs who lead their patrols on Canine Soldiers: The Militarization of Love at 10 p.m. Monday.

This documentary, accentuated by stunning imagery of America's largest military base, follows the volunteers as they collect cookies, brownies and doughnuts from local stores and baked goods made by people in the community to distribute at the Army base on Operation Appreciation at 11 p.m. Monday.

Scientist Rachel Carson's book Silent Spring and other writings advance the global environmental movement on American Experience at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

An up-close look into sex trafficking, including how victims are groomed and sold, as well as how undercover police target traffickers and buyers on Frontline Sex Trafficking in America at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Writer and director Tony Gilroy discusses his career and what is needed to make a living as a writer on On Story at 10 p.m. Tuesday.

The history of Junior Achievement, including challenges it has faced and how it has impacted young people with lessons in financial literacy, workplace readiness and entrepreneurship over the past 100 years on Made Possible: The Business of Junior Achievement at 10:29 p.m. Tuesday.

An exploration of the hearts, minds and souls of elephants on Nature Soul of the Elephant at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

Retracing Einstein's thought experiments reveals the simple ideas that reshaped the world's understanding of gravity on NOVA Inside Einstein’s Mind at 8 p.m. Wednesday.

Physicist Brian Greene traces the breakthrough moments, near misses and frustrations encountered by Albert Einstein as he came to discover his theory of relativity on Light Falls at 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Alternative rockers LCD Soundsystem perform hits and songs from American Dream on Austin City Limits at 10 p.m. Wednesday & 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Politico's Anna Palmer and Jake Sherman talk about their book, The Hill to Die On: The Battle for Congress and the Future of Trump's America 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 Breaux Bridge Crawfish Festival; Cajun-style dancing at Glide Studios; Tabasco; harvesting peppers; farming crawfish; historic village of Vermilionville; a performance by the Magnolia Sisters, an all-female Cajun band on Samantha Brown’s Places to Love Lafayette and Cajun Country, LA at 8 p.m. Thursday.

Exploring one of the oldest towns in Texas named after a Tejano hero of the Texas Revolution; Guadalupe River; the three largest pecans in the world; ghost hunting in the Magnolia Hotel on The Daytripper Segiun, TX at 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

The remains of a famous racing driver turn up at Darnley Park School, 40 years after he was thought to have drowned in the Lake District on Midsomer Murder Death in the Slow Lane at 9 p.m. Thursday.

Tensions rise to deadly levels when a performance troupe of anarchists arrive in Kembleford on Father Brown The Blood of the Anarchists at 10:39 p.m. Thursday.

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

Filmmaker Frederick Wiseman documents the day-to-day experiences of living and working in the farming community of Monrovia, Ind on Morovia, Indiana at 8 p.m. Friday.

Americana music with Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit; singer-songwriter and violinist Amanda Shires on Austin City Limits at 7 p.m. Saturday.

The auction of a Fabergé egg at an Oxford college coincides with a series of murders; Morse mentors a young detective constable on Masterpiece Endeavour at 8 p.m. Saturday.

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.